First Prize in Biotechnology and Innovation Competition | TEKNOFEST 2021

by Fahrettin Ay | Sep 27, 2021
TexRobots Team led by Assist. Prof. Dr. Gökhan İnce and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Özgür Atalay won the third prize at TEKNOFEST 2021.

TexRobots Team (Kadir Özlem, Ayşe Feyza Yılmaz, Fidan Khalilbayli, Ömür Fatmanur Erzurumluoğlu) from ITU Soft Sensors Lab  led by  Assist. Prof. Dr. Gökhan İnce (Department of Computer Engineering) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Özgür Atalay (Department of Textile Engineering) won the first prize in the Biotechnology and Innovation Competition with their project titled Texrobot for Hand Paralysis Rehabilitation.

In this project, a soft exoskeleton robot was developed for hand rehabilitation of paralyzed patients by developing textile-based seamless knitted actuators.

We congratulate the TexRobots Team and professors leading the team and wish them continued success. 






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