Contact: Marcia Goodrich
Michigan Technological University
Caption: This is assistant professor Mo Rastgaar, left, and Ph.D. student Evandro Ficanha with their new computer-controlled foot. The ankle can mimic a natural walk, allowing the foot to walk on the circular treadmill, shown.
Credit: Emil Groth/Michigan Technological University
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