Facilities

The REACH Lab contains approximately 850 square feet of laboratory space equipped for conducting robotics research.  The laboratory is equipped with an array of electronic instrumentation, power and control electronics, and fabrication equipment, including specialized hardware for electromechanical system development, medical robotics, manufacturing, and haptics research. In addition to the equipment listed above, lab personnel have access to the UW-Wisconsin College of Engineering and School of Medicine facilities including a professionally-staffed machine shop, computer support including a large assortment of engineering design and analysis software, and prototyping systems suitable for fabrication of small scale mechanical structures including fused deposition modeling and stereolithography rapid prototyping systems.