Seeing through a robot’s eyes helps those with profound motor impairments

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Seeing through a robot’s eyes helps those with profound motor impairments

– Source sciencedaily.com

An interface system that uses augmented reality technology could help individuals with profound motor impairments operate a humanoid robot to feed themselves and perform routine personal care tasks such as scratching an itch and applying skin lotion. The web-based interface displays a ‘robot’s eye view’ of surroundings to help users interact with the world through the machine.