Boston Dynamics Humanoid Robot: Major Advances in Automotive Manufacturing
This video demonstrates the new capabilities of the Atlas humanoid robot. It shows the robot successfully lifting and carrying a car shock absorber, demonstrating the potential commercial use of the technology.
Atlas Humanoid Robot
Expansion of functionality
In the latest iteration, Atlas has improved hand clamps with longer, flexible fingers , which allow you to more carefully and gently grasp objects without damaging them.
Perfect vision and scanning
The robot has smart elements including perfect 3D scanning of objects that need to be transferred.
About Boston Dynamics
Boston Dynamics is an engineering company founded three decades ago and known for its innovative developments in the field of robotics. The company is currently owned by Hyundai and produces products commissioned by DARPA.
- Atlas is a humanoid robot with advanced functionality.
- Boston Dynamics is an engineering company specializing in the development of robotics.
- DARPA is an agency of the US Department of Defense responsible for the development of new military technologies.
- Hyundai is a global automobile manufacturer and the largest shareholder of Boston Dynamics.