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New lecture series brings AI to the public
  1. New lecture series brings AI to the public

    The new event series aims to create an educational environment for the public.

  2. Open-source bionic leg: First-of-its-kind platform aims to rapidly advance prosthetics

    ‘This represents the future of research—rapid prototyping of open source robotic hardware and embedded systems with shared code.’| Medium Read A new open-source, artificially intelligent prosthetic leg designed by University of Michigan and Shirley Ryan AbilityLab researchers is now available to the scientific community. The leg’s free-to-copy design and programming are intended to improve the quality of life […]

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  3. A high-efficiency GaAs solar cell to power the Internet of Tiny Things

    The Michigan Micro Mote gets a new gallium arsenide solar cell for added power and adaptability.

  4. Solving the sun’s super-heating mystery with Parker Solar Probe

    Probe will go where no spacecraft has gone and measure a process never directly observed before.

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  5. SLAM-ming good hardware for drone navigation

    Researchers built the first visual SLAM processor on a single chip that provides highly accurate, low-power, and real-time results.

  6. Laura Balzano aims to improve precision medicine as a Fulbright Scholar

    Balzano will work with Portuguese researcher Mário Figueiredo to develop new machine learning methods impacting medical diagnosis and treatment.

  7. A quicker eye for robotics to help in cluttered environments

    New algorithm can help robots go from structured environments like factories to complex, unstructured places like our homes.

  8. Building a language of touch: Nadine Sarter Q&A

    How do we improve the communication and coordination between humans and machines?

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  9. Why is the Pentagon interested in UFOs?

    During a military mission, whether in peace or in war, the inability to identify an object within an area of operation represents a significant problem.

    The post Why is the Pentagon interested in UFOs? appeared first on Engineering Research News.

  10. In water system engineering, local is the new global

    Engineering students must learn how ‘decentralized’ systems offer flexible, cost-effective solutions that empower communities.

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