Robotics engineers unveil ‘Stevie II’ – Ireland’s first socially assistive AI robot

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Robotics engineers from Trinity College Dublin today unveiled ‘Stevie II’ – Ireland’s first socially assistive robot with advanced artificial intelligence (AI) features – at a special demonstration at Science Gallery Dublin. Stevie II is the successor to Stevie, a prototype assistance robot who took the country by storm in 2017 (see here). Stevie won [...]

Assistive robot learns to feed

By |April 26th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] ADA presents the strawberry to a volunteer. The inset shows the face recognition system the robot uses to precisely deliver the strawberry to the volunteer’s mouth. Credit: Eric Johnson/University of Washington About a million Americans with injury or age-related disabilities need someone to help them eat. Now NIBIB funded engineers have taught a robot [...]