References UNM, Artificial Muscles Research Institute
Artificial muscles and ionic polymer gels are the main subjects of research at the Institute.

The director of the institute, Mohsen Shahinpoor, is known for his attempt of powering a skeleton with polymer gels muscles.
Links Shahinpoor's homepage
Artificial muscle (article)
Heart disease pump
Address The University of New Mexico
School of Engineering, School of Medicine
Albuquerque, NM 87131 USA
Contact: Mohsen Shahinpoor
Tel +1 505 277-3966; Fax: 505 277-1571
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