The loss of the grasp function in cervical spinal cord injured (SCI) patients leads to life-long dependency on caregivers and to a tremendous decrease of the quality of life. This article introduces the novel non-invasive modular hybrid neuro-orthosis OrthoJacket for the restoration of the restricted or completely lost hand and arm functions in high… (More)
The American Association for Artificial Intelligence is pleased to present the AAAI Fall Symposium Series, to be held Friday through Sunday, November -. The Symposium Series will be preceded on Thursday, November by a one-day AI funding seminar, which will be open to all registered attendees of the fall symposium series. The titles of the eight… (More)
DEDICATION To my wife Andrea, whose considerable counsel was only a small part of her contribution towards my success in completing this dissertation.