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Origami-Inspired Foldable Robot Arm Developed for Drones

Mar 16, 2018

Inspired by the traditional Japanese folding technique origami, the arm can be equipped with a grab or a camera and allows access to tubes, chimneys or other narrow places. A team of scientists led by Kyu-Jin Cho from Seoul National University in Seoul (South Korea) presented the device in the journal “Science Robotics“.