Meet the robots

Meet the robots

PaPeRo

PaPeRo – the Partner-type Personal Robot – was created as a beginning to a robot assisted future envisioned by NEC to help humans live “life with more time to spare.”

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Reeti

The Reeti Expressive Humanoid Development Platform is a PCBot, the fusion of a Personal Computer and a robot. He is constituted of a robotic head and a computer in his

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TUlip

TUlip has been designed and realized in 2009 by the Eindhoven University of Technology in cooperation with the Delft University of Technology, the University of Twente en Philips. The TUlip

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RHex

RHex is a six-legged robot with inherently high mobility. RHex is a creation of researchers at the University of Pennsylvania who hope it could one day climb rubble in emergency

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QRIO

QRIO (“Quest for cuRIOsity“, originally named Sony Dream Robot or SDR) the biped humanoid robot from Sony Corp. Stood approximately 0.6 m (2 feet) tall and weighed 7.3 kg (16

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HRP-4

HRP-4 is a life-size “platform for research and development of working humanoid robots” . It have developed in collaboration with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST),

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Charli

CHARLI is the United States’ first full-size autonomous 5-foot tall humanoid created at Virginia Tech. The term humanoid means that the robot was built to mimic the human body and

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Ecce

Ecce Robot is the first humanoid robot whose movement is quite similar to the human one. Developed by a team of scientists at the University of Zurich, Ecci, is short

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NAO

NAO was developed by Aldebaran Robotics, a French robotics company headquartered in Paris. It  is a programmable, 58cm tall humanoid robot with the following key components. Body with 25 degrees of

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Violin-Playing Robot

On December 6th, 2007 Japanese auto giant Toyota introduced a new robot called Violin-Playing Robot. The name was not an accident. The robot could play the violin as part of