Joshua Terrell

Eyeball Robot

I performed¬†some research over a¬†summer semester for Dr. David Hu on the fluid mechanics of blinking. Worked on a prototype for a experimental robot that attempted to replicate the motion of blinking. Used Arduino-powered servos to “blink” 3D printed eyelids.

Initial design

Initial design

Servo powered, 3D printed eyelid analogues, laser cut frame.

Servo powered, 3D printed eyelid analogues, laser cut frame.

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