Using Motion Capture to Test Robot Movement

Source: University of Michigan 3D Lab At the end of every year, seniors in the College of Engineering are working hard to finish their capstone design projects. These projects are guided by a professor but built entirely by students. Keteki Saoji, a mechanical engineer focusing on manufacturing, took inspiration from Professor Revzen who studies legged locomotion in both insects and…

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Vicon Nexus SDK: Streaming Markers to MAYA

While Vicon Blade is known for its ease of integration with software such as Motion Builder and Maya, Nexus is most known for its application in Biomechanics as it has the capacity to record numerous sensors such as EMG as well as marker positions.   I wanted to look into art driven by motion capture markers, but I also wanted to…

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