Grasping without Squeezing

Grasping without Squeezing

Grasping without Squeezing
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Robotic Grasping of Large Objects

Robotic Grasping of Large Objects

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Demo of Film Grasping Ball

Demo of Film Grasping Ball

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Demo of Bi-stable Grasping Device

Demo of Bi-stable Grasping Device

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Passive Catching of Tossed Ball

Passive Catching of Tossed Ball

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Leveraging the unique mechanics of controllable gecko-inspired adhesives, we are able to grasp objects without applying a normal force. Instead, we rely only on the contact area between the gripper and the object.