The Research on Exoskeletons with Focus on the Locomotion Support

eng Artykuł w języku angielskim DOI: 10.14313/PAR_236/17

wyślij Jikun Wang*, Linwei Lyu** * Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Mechatronics ** Tianjin University of Technology, China

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Abstract

This paper summarizes the research on exoskeletons focusing on locomotion support and presenting their general features including the general control approaches. The major fields of exoskeleton applications are focused, namely the military and medical fields. The results of our research on muscles activation during human walking are shortly described. The current developmental trends are outlined in the conclusions part.

Keywords

EMG, gait analysis, lower limb exoskeleton

Badania nad egzoszkieletami zorientowane na wspomaganie czynności ruchowych

Streszczenie

W niniejszym artykule podsumowano wyniki badań przeprowadzonych nad egzoszkieletami przeznaczonymi do wspomagania czynności ruchowych. Przedstawiono ich główne cechy, a także główne podejścia ich sterowania. Podstawowymi obszarami użycia egzoszkieletów są zastosowania wojskowe i medyczne. Opisano zwięźle wyniki badań nad aktywacją mięśni podczas chodzenia przez człowieka. Obecne trendy rozwojowe przedstawiono w podsumowaniu.

Słowa kluczowe

analiza chodu, egzoszkielet kończyny dolnej, EMG

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