TechConnect Innovation Program

Multipoint Haptic Device

Tecnologico de Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Multipoint interaction for enhanced haptic experience. Advanced manufacturing using 3D printing technology. High torque DC motors enable a backdrivable (compliant) mechanism. Step down voltage regulators (buck) enable a novel torque control configuration for the abovementioned actuators.

Primary Application Area: Medical Devices

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 7

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Robot design protected with patent application.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 640

Website: www.itesm.mx

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners