Tag: biomechanics

Measuring Contact with Real Human Bodies- Sensorimotor Systems Lab

Measuring Contact with Real Human Bodies by Dinesh K. Pai Simulating how the human body deforms in contact with clothing, wearables, and other objects is of central importance to many fields.  However, the tissue material properties needed to accurately simulate real human bodies had been sorely lacking.  We showed that these mechanical properties can be…

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Footwear News: Aetrex Worldwide Acquires Sols Systems to Expand Footprint in Orthotics Market

Aetrex Worldwide Acquires Sols Systems to Expand Footprint in Orthotics Market By Barbara Schneider-Levy The footwear components market is uniting. Teaneck, N.J.-based Aetrex Worldwide, which focuses on comfort and wellness footwear and technology, has acquired Sols Systems Inc., a leader of medical and consumer grade 3-D printed orthotics and software used for the mass customization of…

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