Archive for January 27, 2016

Robot Helps Passengers at Airports

Robot Membantu Penumpang di Bandara

A robot maid passengers at airports being prepared at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam. Robot whose development is funded by the European Commission and created by a collaboration between researchers and business people from five European countries it serves to help every passenger to find his way in the airport area. This robot is designed to be able to map their surroundings, such as detecting glass, trolleys, as well as the traffic of people changing.

This robot is part of a Spencer project that was designed specifically to serve passengers at airports. This robot will be tested for the first time on 30 November 2015 which was held at Schiphol Airport is one of the world’s busiest airports. Testing the robot is planned to take a week for better environmental adaptation.

This robot is equipped with a digital navigation maps and a laser beam is used to measure the distance to a variety of barriers to the right. Laser irradiation is recorded to determine any obstacles encountered, whether permanent or temporary. According Archim Lelienthal, professor of computer science and leader of the research project from Orebro University, this robot will initially be focused to detect a permanent barrier and then improved its ability to detect semi-permanent barrier. Read more

Technologically Advanced Surveillance Robots

Robot Pengintai Berteknologi Canggih

Sand Flea is a modern high-tech surveillance robot that is created to assist and equip the US Army in order to obtain information about the enemy. At a glance it looks like a toy robot usual but my friend will definitely be amazed with the action and capabilities of this robot.

Sand Flea robot called “Sand Flea” was created by a leading company in the field of device simulation technology known as Dynamic namaBoston, but with a weight of 4.9 kg Sand Flea robot is able to jump as high as 30 feet or +/- 10 meters into the air.

According to the Boston Dynamic as the maker or manufacturer of these robots, look for a detailed information about the enemy is a difficult thing to do given the risks to be faced so great. This makes Boston Dynamic create a robot as an alternative that can facilitate the soldiers in this case US troops are famous fierce and unyielding on the battlefield. Read more