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‘H. Fort Flowers Professor of Mechanical Engineering’

FDA approves Vanderbilt-designed Indego exoskeleton for clinical and personal use

Mar. 11, 2016—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given clearance to market and sell the powered lower-limb exoskeleton created by a team of Vanderbilt engineers and commercialized by the Parker Hannifin Corporation for both clinical and personal use in the United States. Michael Goldfarb (Vanderbilt University) ā€œIā€™m really glad,ā€ said H. Fort Flowers Professor of...

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Goldfarb, Schrimpf, Hornberger awarded endowed chairs

Jan. 30, 2009—Three faculty members of the School of Engineering at Vanderbilt University have been awarded endowed chairs. Michael Goldfarb is the new H. Fort Flowers Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Ronald Schrimpf is the Orrin Henry Ingram Professor of Engineering, and George M. Hornberger is the Craig E. Philip Professor of Engineering.   Three faculty members of...

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