What Is an Artificial Muscle? A Systemic Approach.

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Tondu, Bertrand;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Actuators (issn: 2076-0825)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/act4040336
  • Subject: TA401-492 | Materials of engineering and construction. Mechanics of materials | TK1001-1841 | artificial muscle | actuator classification | biomimetic actuator | Production of electric energy or power. Powerplants. Central stations
    arxiv: Quantitative Biology::Tissues and Organs | Computer Science::Robotics | Physics::Medical Physics

Artificial muscles define a large category of actuators we propose to analyze in a systemic framework by considering any artificial muscle as an open-loop stable system for any output which represents an artificial muscle dimension resulting from its “contraction”, unde... View more
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