mobile robots

‘Lingodroid’ robots invent language to chat

May 25th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 25 (IANS) The 'Lingodroids' are a pair of mobile robots that communicate by developing their own words for places, and relationships between places, based on distance and direction.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Artificial bee eye could improve visual navigation in mobile robots

August 7th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Scientists have created an imaging system that mimics a honeybee's field of view.The lightweight system could change the way we build mobile robots and small flying vehicles.The artificial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

European company develops mobile robots that are autonomous and multi-tasking

September 19th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid (Spain), September 19 (ANI): An European company has developed innovative robots which are mobile, multifunctional, collaborative, autonomous and polyvalent, suitable for a wide range of work from street cleaning and rubbish ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Swimming pool game Marco Polo inspiring robot detection

March 19th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A popular swimming pool game called Marco Polo is guiding scientists as to how to make robots that can independently detect and capture other moving targets. Engineers from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why present-day advanced robots get stuck in the sand

February 10th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 10 (ANI): The Burroughs Wellcome Fund and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory are funding a research into why present-day advanced mobile robots have difficulty traversing granular surfaceslike sand, dirt, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, mobile robotic arms to manipulate objects with UMan

June 8th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Though robots moving around, doing household chores and fighting like humans is something limited to sci-fi films, scientists are trying hard to build androids that simulate humans ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |