Jožef Stefan Institute
Principal Investigator: Jan Babič (coordinator)
JSI is the coordinator of the project and responsible for the development of the adaptive control architecture for efficient interaction of the spinal exoskeleton with the human body. JSI takes part in the project through the Department of Automation, Biocybernetics and Robotics.
Otto Bock Healthcare GmbH
Principal Investigator: Bernhard Graimann
OBG is responsible for the development of the musculoskeletal stress monitoring for objective assessment of neuromuscular trunk functions.
Otto Bock Healthcare Products GmbH
Principal Investigator: Michael Russold
OBA is responsible for the development of a novel hydraulic actuation system for the spinal exoskeleton that will be energy efficient, quiet and lightweight.
S2P Science To Practice d.o.o.
Principal Investigator: Nejc Šarabon
S2P is responsible for the end-user evaluation of functional effects, usability and satisfaction of the spinal exoskeleton in the scope of low-back pain prevention at working environment. S2P takes part in the project through the Laboratory for Motor Control and Motor Behaviour.