BIOL-464: Senior Inquiry

Document Type

Student Paper

Publication Date

Fall 2018


Biology | Orthotics and Prosthetics

Description, Abstract, or Artist's Statement

This paper looks at the history and future of upper extremity prosthesis. The goal of this paper was to compare three different up and coming technological advances in the field of prosthesis that may help the devices to become more life-like for their users. Of the three different approaches looked at, the Open Bionics Hero Arm is praised as being the best option.