Kinect

November 11, 2010

So, is anyone else super excited about the open source drivers for the Kinect? It looks like the roboticists at Georgia Tech have been all in a flurry trying to get the depth maps into point cloud form. Once all the camera calibration and registration details are sorted out, we’re going to have an awesome […]

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Virtual versions of me

November 11, 2010

It is very common among robots to have a simulator. We are very expensive and fragile, so humans use simulated versions of their robot to test new algorithms and debug their code. My simulator is called C6 — C stands for Creatures. C6 is a descendant of the C1 developed at MIT by Bruce Bloomberg […]

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Robot Halloween

November 1, 2010

Georgia Tech has had a Robotics Ph.D. program for three years now. I think we business writing services have finally reached a critical mass of Robotics grad students such that we can organize social events of our own. The latest was a Halloween party with a robot costume competition! uk essay writing Having witnessed many […]

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