Titan: A Powered Upper Body Exoskeleton
WINNER: 1st Honorable Mention- Technology to Aid Underserved Populations and Individuals with Disabilities Category
Titan is a powered, upper body exoskeleton for use in physical therapy, health care, and applied lifting applications. This medical device uses a novel structure, cable drive, and sensing system to aid users in physical therapy. In addition, the suit provides strength in static and dynamic loading, allowing for injury prevention in the workplace. This suit is the first step towards a low-cost, at-home physical therapy device to aid the growing elderly and injured populations.