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Scholarpedia of Touch
Language: un
Pages: 827
Authors: Tony Prescott, Ehud Ahissar, Eugene Izhikevich
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-21 - Publisher: Springer

Scholarpedia’s Encyclopedia of Touch provides a comprehensive collection of peer-reviewed articles written by leading researchers, detailing our current scientific understanding of tactile sensing and its neural substrates in animals including humans. The encyclopedia allows ideas and insights to be shared between researchers working on different aspects of touch and in
Living machines
Language: en
Pages: 632
Authors: Tony J. Prescott, Nathan Lepora, Paul F. M. J Verschure
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Contemporary research in the field of robotics attempts to harness the versatility and sustainability of living organisms. By exploiting those natural principles, scientists hope to render a renewable, adaptable, and robust class of technology that can facilitate self-repairing, social, and moral—even conscious—machines. This is the realm of robotics that scientists