Silvia Ferrari is assistant professor of mechanical engineering and materials science at Duke's Pratt School of Engineering. Via Duke University.
Rafael Fierro is an associate professor of electrical engineering at the University of New Mexico. Via University of New Mexico.
Sophisticated sensors allow robots to see and hear the world at a level far beyond humans, but when it comes to interpreting the data they’re still a few notches below Daleks. Scientists at Duke University and the University of New Mexico have used the game “Marco Polo” as the inspiration for the creation of an algorithm that allows robots to identify and intercept moving targets.
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