TITLE

UNDERSEA INTELLIGENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Cheng, Jessica
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Popular Science;Aug2008, Vol. 273 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Image
ABSTRACT
A photograph of robotic jellyfish is presented, and the article notes their ability to communicate with each other and to re-charge themselves underwater.
ACCESSION #
33114831

 

Related Articles

  • Capuchin: A Free-Climbing Robot. Ruixiang Zhang; Latombe, Jean-Claude // International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems;Apr2013, Vol. 10, p1 

    This paper describes an integrated quasi-autonomous four-limbed robot, named Capuchin, which is equipped with appropriate sensing, planning and control capabilities to "free-climb" vertical terrain. Unlike aid climbing that takes advantage of special tools and/or engineered terrain features,...

  • STP: skills, tactics, and plays for multi-robot control in adversarial environments. Browning, B; Bruce, J.; Bowling, M.; Veloso, M. // Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers -- Part I;Feb2005, Vol. 219 Issue 1, p33 

    In an adversarial multi-robot task, such as playing robot soccer, decisions for team and single-robot behaviour must be made quickly to take advantage of short-term fortuitous events. When no such opportunities exist, the team must execute sequences of coordinated team action that increases the...

  • Origami Robots Enter the Fold. WEINTRAUB, KAREN // Discover;Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p44 

    The article discusses the creation of an autonomous, self-assembling robot by researchers at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the results of which were published in the August 2014 issue of "Science," focusing on possible applications for the technology.

  • Fully decentralized control of a soft-bodied robot inspired by true slime mold. Umedachi, Takuya; Takeda, Koichi; Nakagaki, Toshiyuki; Kobayashi, Ryo; Ishiguro, Akio // Biological Cybernetics;Mar2010, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p261 

    Animals exhibit astoundingly adaptive and supple locomotion under real world constraints. In order to endow robots with similar capabilities, we must implement many degrees of freedom, equivalent to animals, into the robots� bodies. For taming many degrees of freedom, the concept of...

  • Motion Planning and Control of Autonomous Robots in a Two-dimensional Plane. Prasad, Avinesh; Sharma, Bibhya; Vanualailai, Jito // World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology;2012, Issue 72, p1242 

    This paper proposes a solution to the motion planning and control problem of a point-mass robot which is required to move safely to a designated target in a priori known workspace cluttered with fixed elliptical obstacles of arbitrary position and sizes. A tailored and unique algorithm for...

  • Hierarchical path planning of mobile robots in complex indoor environments. Seder, Marija; Mostarac, Petar; Petrović, Ivan // Transactions of the Institute of Measurement & Control;05/01/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 3/4, p332 

    Inspired by the Hierarchical D* (HD*) algorithm of Cagigas (Robotics and Autonomous Systems 52, 190—208, 2005), in this paper we introduce a novel hierarchical path planning algorithm called the Focussed Hierarchical D* (FHD *). Unlike the original HD* algorithm, the FHD* algorithm...

  • THE REGISTRATION SYSTEM FOR THE EVALUATION OF INDOOR VISUAL SLAM AND ODOMETRY ALGORITHMS. Schmidt, Adam; Kraft, Marek; Fularz, Michał; Domagała, Zuzanna // Journal of Automation, Mobile Robotics & Intelligent Systems;2013, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p46 

    This paper presents the new benchmark data registration system aimed at facilitating the development and evaluation of the visual odometry and SLAM algorithms. The WiFiBOT LAB V3 wheeled robot equipped with three cameras, XSEALS MTi attitude and heading reference system (AHRS) and Hall encoders...

  • Autonomous Inspection Robot for Power Transmission Lines Maintenance While Operating on the Overhead Ground Wires. Zheng Li; Yi Ruan // International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems;Dec2010, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p107 

    This paper describes the development of a mobile robot capable of clearing such obstacles as counterweights, anchor clamps, and torsion tower. The mobile robot walks on overhead ground wires in 500KV power tower. Its ultimate purpose is to automate to inspect the defect of power transmission...

  • Autonomous Robot Dancing Synchronized to Musical Rhythmic Stimuli. Santiago, Catarina B.; Oliveira, João Lobato; Reis, Luís Paulo; Sousa, Armando // CISTI (Iberian Conference on Information Systems & Technologies ;Jul2011, p781 

    This paper presents a system that is able to control in real time a humanoid robot to perform dance movements to the rhythm of a music. The movements' coordination is performed with the aid of a music analyzer that estimates the beat of the music and calculates a prediction of the next...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics