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Movement without muscles study could inspire robot developments 23/07/2013
Neurobiologists from the University of Leicester have shown that insect limbs can move without muscles – a finding that may provide engineers with new ways to improve the control of robotic and prosthetic limbs. Full Story...

Research provides boost to ceramics industry 25/03/2009
Engineers at the University of Leicester in the UK claim to have developed a groundbreaking technique in the manufacture of ceramics that will save the industry time and cost while cutting wastage. Instead of using the traditional ‘trial and error’ approach the engineers have applied computer modelling techniques to the manufacturing process. Full Story...