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IBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da Vinci

This is a robot system for keyhole surgery, consisting of a master unit operated by the surgeon, and a slave unit that moves on the patient side. “A feature of the slave robot is, it’s powered entirely by air. Nearly all co[...]
IBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da Vinci
IBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da VinciIBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da VinciIBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da VinciIBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da VinciIBIS pneumatic keyhole surgery robot potentially 1/10 the cost of da Vinci

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SOINN artificial brain can now use the internet to learn new things

A group at Tokyo Institute of Technology, led by Dr. Osamu Hasegawa, has succeeded in making further advances with SOINN, their machine learning algorithm, which can now use the internet to learn how to perform new tasks. “Image [...]
SOINN artificial brain can now use the internet to learn new things

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Tokyo Institute of Technology developed a Cooking simulator that will help you cook a perfect meal every time

This cooking simulator, being developed by a research group at the Tokyo Institute of Technology, features a force feedback fry pan and spatula to accurately recreate the sense of cooking. This simulator calculates the heat transfer fr[...]
Tokyo Institute of Technology developed  a Cooking simulator that will help you cook a perfect meal every time

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Swumanoid swimming android robot from Tokyo Tech will help athletes swim faster

Swumanoid, developed by the Nakashima Group at Tokyo Institute of Technology, is a humanoid robot that replicates the motion of a swimmer. In the future, this robot is expected to help researchers analyze how people can swim faster, an[...]
Swumanoid swimming android robot from Tokyo Tech will help athletes swim faster

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Nec & Tokyo Institute of Technology demonstrate a Tactile Display With Directional Force Feedback

This new touch panel concept imparts a directional tactile feedback force to the user, by moving the panel surface. Developed by a research group with members from NEC and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, the system uses wires to pul[...]
Nec & Tokyo Institute of Technology demonstrate a Tactile Display With Directional Force Feedback

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Tokyo Institute of Technology developed Strong Artificial Bone Made From Fish Scales.

Junzo Tanaka’s research group at Tokyo Institute of Technology have succeeded in using fish scales to develop artificial bone. They realized that the collagen that makes up fish scales, has a similar structure to the the thickest[...]
Tokyo Institute of Technology developed Strong Artificial Bone Made From Fish Scales.

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Tokyo Institute of Technology introduces Robot That Can Learn, Think And Act By Itself

This robot can think, learn and act by itself using artificial intelligence. It is being developed by the Hasegawa Group at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Using a technology called a self-replicating neural network, or SOINN(Self-O[...]
Tokyo Institute of Technology introduces Robot That Can Learn, Think And Act By Itself

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[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology

At IFPEX 2011, the Tokyo Institute of Technology demonstrate their latest Surgical Robot featuring the first Pneumatic force feedback system. Working on the Slave/Master principal, where a doctor can remotely operate a patient controll[...]
[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology
[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology[IFPEX 2011] Surgical Robot with force feedback from Tokyo Institute of Technology

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[Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs!

Today at Techno-Frontier 2011, the Tokyo University of Science demonstrates their latest achievement with the world first rare-earth-free electric motor of reluctance motor for Hybrid Electric Vehicle. Nowadays, all electric vehicles f[...]
[Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs!
[Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs![Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs![Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs![Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs![Techno-Frontier 2011] Tokyo University of Science demonstrates rare-earth-free Motor of EVs!

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Japan’s first Petaflop Supercomputer “Tsubame 2.0″ to be launched this Autumn

The super-computer Tsubame 2.0 has been developed by the Tokyo Institute of Technology in collaboration with NEC and HP. It promises a 2.39 petaflops of computing capacity (30 times higher than its predecessor Tsubame 1.0) thanks to so[...]
Japan’s first Petaflop Supercomputer “Tsubame 2.0″ to be launched this Autumn
Japan’s first Petaflop Supercomputer “Tsubame 2.0″ to be launched this Autumn

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Japan developed magnetic tape cartridges with 50TB

The new tape cartridges are composed of nanometer-sized magnetic thin films that allow for over 50TB of capacity. Fruit of the collaboration between Hitachi Maxell and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, they boast World’s highest[...]
Japan developed magnetic tape cartridges with 50TB
Japan developed magnetic tape cartridges with 50TB

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