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Robot videos of Week: Drone, Myths of Autonomy, Tattoo Robot and Talks

Robot videos of Week: Drone, Myths of Autonomy, Tattoo Robot and Talks

Aug 7, 2016 @ 18:38 | Drone Technology and Future Aviation | NASA On Aug. 2, NASA’s Associate Administrator for Aeronautics Jaiwon Shin, representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), aviation industry leaders and the academic research community participated in a workshop hosted by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to […]

R1 – Your New Personal Humanoid Robot

R1 – Your New Personal Humanoid Robot

Jul 25, 2016 @ 17:26 |  Creator of iCub humanoid, the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) has developed a new humanoid robot, R1 for use in home and office environments. R1 “Your Personal Humanoid” has Italian design, 50% plastic, high-1.25m, weight 50kg, will cost initially as a small car, and in the future, as a […]

A Biohybrid Crawling Robot from Sea Slug parts and 3D Printed Body

A Biohybrid Crawling Robot from Sea Slug parts and 3D Printed Body

Jul 22, 2016 @ 18:05 |  Researchers have created a biohybrid robot with muscle from slug mouth and 3D printed body. Researchers believe that swarms of this robot could one day search the depths of fresh and saltwater. Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have combined tissues from a sea slug with flexible 3-D printed […]

Hey Robot, Shimmy Like a Centipede

Hey Robot, Shimmy Like a Centipede

Jul 22, 2016 @ 16:19 | Kyoto, Japan |  Kyoto University devices mimic creature’s surprising unstable advantage Bio-inspired researchers from Kyoto University created a multi-legged robot that can mimics centipedes locomotion. Centipedes move quickly. And when one is coming directly at you, you might not care to spend a moment pondering its agility. So perhaps our […]

DURUS: This Robot can Wear Shoe and Walks Like Human

DURUS: This Robot can Wear Shoe and Walks Like Human

Jul 13, 2016 @ 19:00 | GeorgiaTech |  GeorgiaTech and SRI Researchers created a humanoid robot – DURUS with Multi-contact foot behavior and it able to recycle the mechanical energy. Researchers from Amber Lab, Georgia Tech designed a high efficient humanoid robot – DURUS in collaboration with the robotics division of SRI International. Researchers have tried to […]

Pleurobot:  Improved Version Mimics Salamanders Motion More Accurately

Pleurobot:  Improved Version Mimics Salamanders Motion More Accurately

Jun 29, 2016 @ 17:56 | EPFL |  Bio-Inspired researchers are continuously investigating different types of animal locomotion and trying to make such robots that can exactly mimic the natural motions. MIT Cheetah, CMU Snake, UCB Cockroach, Boston Dynamics Dog, Harvard RoboBees, Sydney University CROC and Greogre Washigton University Sea lion inspired robot are some […]

SpotMini: Boston Dynamics Releases Smaller Version of the Dog Robot

SpotMini: Boston Dynamics Releases Smaller Version of the Dog Robot

Jun 23, 2016 @ 19:20 |  Boston Dynamics, the Google robotics company builds advanced robots with remarkable behavior: mobility, agility, dexterity and speed. The company has high payload and medium payload capacity quadruped robots for any type of terrain. They updated their latest Dog Series robot – SpotMini: mainly for indoor and low payload application. […]

Shape-Based Compliant Control of the Robot

Shape-Based Compliant Control of the Robot

Jun 7, 2016 @ 20:59 | CMU | USA |  Our real world is full of unstructured and complex environments and natural creatures move through these environments very smoothly with adaptability and robustness. Scientists are trying to understand deeply that how natural creatures are controlling their motions on such complex terrains and want to make […]