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Leader in Engineering Technology Conducts Interview with News Channel 8
By: PR Newswire
May. 18, 2009 10:02 AM
HDT Engineering Services Discusses the Future of Prosthetic Capabilities
The prime-time discussion centered on the future of robotics and prosthetic technology and its potential impact on the lives of amputees, particularly members of the U.S. military injured on the battlefield. During the program, Dr.
The Proto 2 Prosthetic Arm was developed through a unique team of universities and public and private organizations, including
HDT played a key role by providing the engineering expertise that helped advance the initial prosthetic prototype into a strong, lightweight arm with 20 degrees of freedom that can mimic the movement and strength of a natural limb and allow the user to have a sense of touch, temperature and spatial location.
"This is not a science fair project," stated Dr.
About HDT Engineered Technologies (HDT)
HDT is a world leader in the design and development of products and solutions for the military and homeland security markets, including shelters, environmental control, power generation, chem/bio protection and ancillary vehicle support products. HDT's family of brands include Hunter Manufacturing (chem/bio protection and environmental control), Base-X (shelters), PowerSystems International (power generation and environmental control), New World Associates (engineering and product development) and Applied Research Center (chem/bio filter research and development).
For more information, please visit www.hunterdefensetechnologies.com.
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