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Examining the Slow, Noisy, and Complex Process of Technology Adoption
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-03-31)
Collective Construction by Termites and Other Robots
Termites build huge, complex structures through the collective actions of millions of independent agents. These natural systems inspire the research area of collective construction, whose goal is to develop autonomous ...
Multi‐Robot Systems for Monitoring and Controlling Large Scale Environments
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-04-22)
Groups of aerial, ground, and sea robots working collaboratively have the potential to transform the way we sense and interact with our environment at large scales. They can serve as eyes‐in‐the‐sky for environmental ...
Robots with Privacy Stipulations
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-02-14)
In late July last year, it came to light that iRobot Corp. intended to sell the maps that modern Roomba vacuum cleaning robots build to help them navigate. This caused a public furor among consumers. This situation and ...
Robots for Physical Interaction
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-01-23)
While robots dominate repetitive works in factories, the design and control of these robots are not suitable for relatively complex tasks that humans do easily. These tasks typically require force sensing and interaction ...