Paraplegic Berkeley student walks at graduation with 'exoskeleton' robot suit

Paraplegic Berkeley student walks at graduation with 'exoskeleton' robot suit Cal student Austin Whitney, a paraplegic, walks at Saturday's commencement ceremony using an exoskeleton suit designed by professor Homayoon Kazerooni and his graduate robotics students. SmartPlanet shows you raw video of Whitney trying on the suit and walking at graduation.

Cal student Austin Whitney, a paraplegic, walks at Saturday's commencement ceremony using an exoskeleton suit designed by professor Homayoon Kazerooni and his graduate robotics students. SmartPlanet shows you raw video of Whitney trying on the suit and walking at graduation.

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