Bionic Functionality of Prosthetic Hand

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 624)

Abstract

This research paper emphasizes on unbelievable functionality of prosthetic hand. Till now, we have studied about prosthetic limbs for the amputees or the war soldiers or the people who have met with an accident, undergone the surgery and got the prosthetic hand. But what about the functionality of prosthetic hand. Can it open and pack your luggage or has an auto-grasp feature that nothing gets tumbled from the prosthetic hand. Is it the sensor technology it is using and if yes, then how it is implemented by the electronic component microprocessor and Bluetooth capabilities using bionics based wearable technology, controlled from smartphone, are the main components of this research paper.

Keywords

Prosthetic hand Bionics Wearable technology Bluetooth Smartphone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringDr. K.N. Modi Institute of Engineering and TechnologyModinagar, GhaziabadIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electronics, Instrumentation and Control EngineeringUniversity of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES)DehradunIndia

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