May 2019

Highlighted News 

* Robosoft 2019 was successfully held in Seoul on April 14-18, 2019. The proceedings are available here

* More than seventy papers related to soft robotics were published in IEEE ICRA 2019

* Two workshops related to soft robotics (soft robotics across length scales and soft haptic interaction) were organized in IEEE ICRA 2019

* June 2019 issue of Soft Robotics is already online

* A dedicated book on metrics of sensory motor coordination and integration in robots and animals is published by Springer

* Call for workshop posters, “Marine bio-inspired soft robotics”, IEEE IROS 2019

New Videos 

* Snake-inspired robot slithers even better than predecessor (April 2019)

* Beyond the metal: NASA investigating soft robots for space exploration (May 2019)

* Simplifying soft robots (May 2019)

* Shrink films get a grip: strong thermoplastic grippers (May 2019)

* Shrink films get a grip – Headline science (May 2019)

* Soft hands with embodied constraints: The soft scoopgripper (June 2019)

Ingress protection of a robotic gripper (June 2019)

Published Journal

* Soft arm, manipulation, grasping:

* Soft locomotion, compliant locomotion:

* Soft actuator, flexible actuator, compliant actuator:

* Soft matter electronics, stretchable electronics:

Conference Articles

  • The proceedings of Robosoft 2019 are available here
  • More than seventy papers related to soft robotics presented in IEEE ICRA can be found here

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