Robots@NUS Projects

The Hulk

Elderly faces deterioration in muscle mass and strength by 30-50% between the age of 30-80 years. Muscular strength reduction hinders the elderly muscle strength abilities. Often, the elders struggle to carry heavy items or pulling market trolleys. Our robot, The Hulk provide assistance by storing items. It is able to follow the elder around, detect and avoid obstructions. The Hulk would be able to provide a safe physical environment and allows the elderly to remain independent from others.