Watch a movie of Salamandra robotica II here on the Biorobotic Lab's website.
Compared to its predecessor Salamandra robotica (see below), the new robot swims more than twice as fast, is equiped with foldable limbs, and embarks more powerful microcontrollers that allow distributed computation of our models of spinal cord neural networks as well as the simulation of muscle properties.
Source: ETH Zurich
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