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Manuela Veloso

Robotic Soccer Competition Demonstrates that Robots Can Collaborate and Learn

At an event sponsored by Columbia's Center for the Study of Science & Religion, Manuela Veloso, computer science professor at Carnegie Mellon Universtiy, offers the example of a robotics soccer competition to demonstrate that robots can collaborate and learn. The participating robots are fully autonomous with perception, cognition and action capabilities that enable them to handle a much larger set of situations than they are specifically programmed for, says Veloso.

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Shot: Apr 03, 2002
Published: Jul 26, 2002
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002