Date: Thursday, July 8, 2021 12:00 PM- Thursday, July 8, 2021 1:00 PM
Lead/Instructor: Jongbae KIM
Session Author: Jongbae KIM (Rehabilitation Science Technology Laboratory, Yonsei University)*; Wonkyung Song (Department of Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology, National Rehabilitation Center); Kyunghwan Kim (NT robot Co.Ltd); Wanho Jang (Yonsei University); Yunhwan LEE (Rehabilitation Science Technology Laborat
Feeding is a basic activity for maintaining human life and important activity of daily living that affects health management and life satisfaction. However, People with disabilities and elderly, they are limited to eat normally due to neurological lesions and aging.
Robots are a means to support muscle weakness and limitation of motion caused by neurological lesions and aging. And they can improve performance during feeding activity.
In this session we would like to introduce various self-feeding robot for people with disabilities and elderly, and their trends.