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Novel algorithm can help robots prevent colliding with humans

June 17, 2019 1:58 pm

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US created an algorithm. A scientist has developed an algorithm that helps the robot avoid collisions by accurately calculating what path a human is going to take.

Novel ingestible capsule with Bluetooth can monitor health

December 16, 2018 6:11 pm

Manufactured using 3D-printing technology, the capsules could be deployed to deliver drugs to treat a variety of diseases, particularly in cases where drugs must be taken over a long period of time.

'Sun in a box' system can beat Li-ion batteries over store renewable energy: Study

December 10, 2018 12:06 pm

The researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) estimate that such a system would be vastly more affordable than lithium-ion batteries, that has long been considered a viable method for renewable energy storage.

New autonomous drone fleets to aid rescue operations in forests

November 04, 2018 6:35 pm

Each autonomous quadrotor drone is equipped with laser-range finders for position estimation, localisation, and path planning. As the drone flies around, it creates an individual 3D map of the terrain.

MIT to invest $1 billion in college for AI, will open in September 2019

October 30, 2018 4:40 pm

The new institute, to be called MIT Stephen A Schwarzman College of Computing, is being set up on an investment of $1 billion, and will be opened in September 2019.

AI system can track human movements from behind walls

June 12, 2018 10:03 pm

Scientists from the Massachusetts Insititue of Technology (MIT) have developed an arificial intelligence system, called RF Pose, that can hlp detect and correct postures of people, even if a solid wall were to come in between.

'VirtualHome' AI system may help robots complete household chores

May 30, 2018 8:09 pm

Researchers have created an AI-based system, VirtualHome, that will help train robots to perform basic household functions.

Scientists develop 3D-printed, driverless boats

May 24, 2018 9:57 pm

Researchers have developed self-driving boats, created from 3D printed parts, which will be capable of operating on roadways and bridges as well.

AI system can create road maps from aerial images: Study

April 19, 2018 6:13 pm

Researchers have developed a new method based on artificial intelligence, that will draw out road maps more accurately from aerial surveys.

AI models can help unravel mystery of human brain: Study

March 26, 2018 9:36 pm

Scientistrs have found that artificial intelligence models that are able to explain the functioning of the human brain.