Topic: Robots

Robot Dreamer: More Than Just a Pretty Face

Oct. 25, 2013
Robot Dreamer: More Than Just a Pretty Face

Dreamer is one example of human-centered robotic technologies being developed to improve health care, ensure human safety and make manufacturing more efficient. Read more.

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Robots and the Future of Surgery

April 24, 2012

Students at The University of Texas at Austin will have the chance April 24 to test-drive the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, which uses robotic and 3-D visualization technology to enable surgeons' hand movements to be scaled, filtered and translated into precise movements of the robotic instruments working inside a patient's body.

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Fly me to the moon

April 30, 2010
Fly me to the moon

Mark Helper traveled to the site of an asteroid impact on a remote Arctic island last summer to simulate a geological expedition on the moon.

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Computer Scientist Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

April 8, 2008

Peter Stone, associate professor of computer sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, has been awarded a 2008 Guggenheim Fellowship for his work on teams of mobile robots.

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