Notre Dame is leading the way with some innovative autism research using robotics. In therapy sessions with children with autism, Diehl focuses on breaking down those individual behaviors and teaching communication piece by piece. One method is through the use of “Nao,” a robot that is programmed to simplify various communication behaviors like gestures and […]
Grad students have modified the popular AR Parrot to be controlled by the human mind.
Can we learn to love machines? Do we already?
This is a pretty comprehensive look at the basics of robotics building plus a nice list of what you need to buy. Total cost is about $100. Learn how to make a robot, no skills needed, very, very easy. Time to build: 2 hours URL to more information: http://picasaweb.google.com/fritslyneborg/Let… Cost to build: $110 Actuators / […]
One of the more advanced robotics projects out of the University of Florida’s engineering school.
From: Dr. Eric M. Schwartz Associate Director, Machine Intelligence Lab EEL 4665/5666 Instructor and Demonstrations Coordinator Faculty Advisor, SubjuGator and PropaGator Projects We would like to extend an invitation to you (and any guests you might like to bring) to our robot demonstrations on Wednesday, April 24th, at the University of Florida. Most of these […]