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Google launches OpenTitan, an open-source secure chip design project

Google has partnered with several tech companies to develop and build OpenTitan, a new, collaborative open-source secure chip design project. The aim of the new coalition is to build trustworthy chip
Gili Tal at ETH Zurich

Gili Tal at ETH Zurich

Artist: Gili Tal Venue: ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg Exhibition Title: Mastering the Nikon D750 Date: October 16 – December 11, 2019 Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release, and
A Swiss house built by robots promises to revolutionize the construction industry

A Swiss house built by robots promises to revolutionize the construction industry

The DFAB House meets Switzerland's strict building safety codes.

New prosthetic legs let amputees feel their foot and knee in real-time

There's been a lot of research into how to give robots and prosthesis wearers a sense of touch, but it has focused largely on the hands. Now, researchers led by ETH Zurich want to restore sensory
The First Robotically 3D-Printed Concrete Column and Performance Stage

The First Robotically 3D-Printed Concrete Column and Performance Stage

Nine 3D-printed concrete columns were layered to a length of 2.7m in just 2.5 hours as part of a performance stage in Switzerland.
Scientists Simulate Marsquakes With Data From InSight Lander

Scientists Simulate Marsquakes With Data From InSight Lander

If you've ever wondered how different marsquakes are from earthquakes, we now have the answer thanks to NASA and Swiss research university ETH Zurich. The post Scientists Simulate Marsquakes With
robots 3D-print nine different concrete columns without any formwork

robots 3D-print nine different concrete columns without any formwork

each 2.7-meter-tall column is produced at full height in 2.5 hours with the process developed at ETH zurich. The post robots 3D-print nine different concrete columns without any formwork appeared
The Cybathlon pushes the limits of bionic technology

The Cybathlon pushes the limits of bionic technology

Robotic arms and legs, powered wheelchairs, and bionic exoskeletons are put to the test.

Researchers say 'spidey senses' could help self-driving vehicles avoid hazards

Researchers want to give cars, planes and drones "spidey senses." That is, they want to give autonomous machines sensors that mimic nature. In a paper published in ACS Nano, a team of researchers --
the digitally-built DFAB HOUSE by ETH zurich opens in switzerland

the digitally-built DFAB HOUSE by ETH zurich opens in switzerland

the project marks the world's first house that was digitally planned and also built with the help of robots and 3D printers. The post the digitally-built DFAB HOUSE by ETH zurich opens in switzerland
ETH zurich + PUCP students’ structure explores artifacts emerging from digs in peru

ETH zurich + PUCP students’ structure explores artifacts emerging from digs in peru

'a room for archaeologists and kids' project was the culmination of a half-year collaboration between studio tom emerson of d-arch and taller 5 of the facultad de arquitectura y urbanismo. The post
ANYmal dog robot can get back on its feet when someone pushes it over

ANYmal dog robot can get back on its feet when someone pushes it over

Roboticists at ETH Zurich have demonstrated how their ANYmal four-legged robot is capable of taking a kicking and keeping on walking -- or getting back to its feet if it's pushed over. The post ANYmal
Watch the ANYmal quadrupedal robot go for an adventure in the sewers of Zurich

Watch the ANYmal quadrupedal robot go for an adventure in the sewers of Zurich

There's a lot of talk about the many potential uses of multi-legged robots like Cheetahbot and Spot — but in order for those to come to fruition, the robots actually have to go out and do stuff. And
zaha hadid architects designs ultra-thin concrete shell that pays homage to félix candela

zaha hadid architects designs ultra-thin concrete shell that pays homage to félix candela

the project was built on an ultra-lightweight knitted formwork that was carried to mexico from switzerland in a suitcase. The post zaha hadid architects designs ultra-thin concrete shell that pays
construction robot builds ‘rock print pavilion’ using loose stones and string

construction robot builds ‘rock print pavilion’ using loose stones and string

the scheme comprises 30 tonnes (33 tons) of loose stones, which the robot has bound together using 120 kilometers (75 miles) of string. The post construction robot builds ‘rock print pavilion’ using
ETH zurich designs peakBoil, a 3D-printed camping stove

ETH zurich designs peakBoil, a 3D-printed camping stove

the 3D-printed shape reminiscent bundt cake tin hides the gas burner inside shielding it from the wind. The post ETH zurich designs peakBoil, a 3D-printed camping stove appeared first on designboom |
This 3D-printed camp stove is extra-efficient and wind-resistant

This 3D-printed camp stove is extra-efficient and wind-resistant

I love camping, but there's always an awkward period when you've left the tent but haven't yet created coffee that I hate camping. It's hard not to watch the pot not boil and not want to just go back
this digitally fabricated ‘smart slab’ is half the weight of a conventional concrete ceiling

this digitally fabricated ‘smart slab’ is half the weight of a conventional concrete ceiling

the slab, which is just 20 millimeters at its thinnest point, has been realized as part of 'DFAB house' – a project underway in switzerland. The post this digitally fabricated ‘smart slab’ is half
Solar-powered nanoscale coating could defrost frozen car windows

Solar-powered nanoscale coating could defrost frozen car windows

Hate defrosting your frozen windshield in the winter? Of course you do. Fortunately, so do researchers at ETH in Switzerland -- and they've invented a special nanoscale glass coating to help. The post