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Beau Schwabe
02-22-2007, 04:33 PM
I happened across this while doing a Google search for "differential sensor" and thought I would share...

www.stanford.edu/~sangbae/Stickybot.htm (http://www.stanford.edu/~sangbae/Stickybot.htm)

...Check the video's out.


Beau Schwabe (mailto:bschwabe@parallax.com)

IC Layout Engineer
Parallax, Inc.

Post Edited (Beau Schwabe (Parallax)) : 2/22/2007 9:45:35 AM GMT

Loopy Byteloose
02-22-2007, 06:25 PM
Interesting, there is another, older system that walks up walls and can position a camera and mike to peek in windows.
This is more exotic. The mechanics are quite creative.

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02-22-2007, 06:33 PM
Incredible technology·and an amazing simulation of real gecko lizard capabilities·- thanks for pointing it out - the web site has a lot of information on the research and·development process. The 'spy' capabilities mentioned by Kramer·may be the reason why the project is DARPA funded!



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