Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers three-dimensionally (3D)-printed a miniature peristaltic pump, in a step toward producing inexpensive mobile mass...MIT News From ACM TechNews | May 4, 2023
A new irrigation optimization tool can estimate water loss from soil caused by evapotranspiration 100 times faster than state-of-the-art methods, while preserving...Stanford News Service From ACM TechNews | May 4, 2023
Columbia Engineering scientists melded advanced tactile sense with motor learning algorithms into a dexterous robot hand that does not rely on vision.
Columbia Engineering News From ACM TechNews | May 3, 2023
A study of communications between drivers and cyclists suggests new autonomous vehicle systems must be able to replicate those social interactions to ensure safety...University of Glasgow (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | April 28, 2023
The small desktop robot GTIbot can be used to monitor older adults' physical and mental well-being, and even recommend exercises.
Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain) From ACM TechNews | April 27, 2023
The costs of hardware required for brain-computer interfaces, particularly electrodes and amplifiers, have made it difficult for researchers outside big tech companies...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | April 26, 2023
Yale University researchers have created a robotic hand-arm combination that uses algorithms to optimize its degrees of freedom and control though unified movement...Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science From ACM TechNews | April 26, 2023