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Intelligent robots for saving lives – Basqueresearch.com

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Basqueresearch.com: News – Intelligent robots for saving lives.  Tekniker-IK4 is developing two robots capable of operating autonomously that can be used to explore dangerous situations.

…the ROBAUCO project has developed mobile, autonomous and cooperating robots that can undertake more complex tasks. In fact, it has already designed two prototypes that have undergone trials aimed at finding solutions for various emergency situations. In order to suitably programme the functions of these prototypes, the project has had the help and advice of the Office for Attention to Emergencies of the Basque Government and SOS Deiak and other emergency services.

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Written by robotawareness

March 11, 2010 at 9:27 am

Homeland Security Puts Robots to the Test

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Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate held an exercise in Texas to help formulate a methodology by which rescue robots can be evaluated.  Standards are necessary even as the technology evolves so developers have benchmarks to compare their work.

Science Daily 11/25/2008 Rescue Robot Exercise Brings Together Robots, Developers, First Responders

Written by luminousx

November 25, 2008 at 10:46 pm