Jan 06

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Applying nature-like algorithms to robots

It’s always amazing to see how nature is so beautiful that solves many of our difficult problems. By studying the tail technique of a lizard, a research group could effectively improve their robot’s stability just by adding an active tail to it with algorithms that somehow reproduce the animal’s behaviour.

Via Automaton

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Ricardo Dias

Ricardo Dias was born in Entroncamento, Portugal and is studying Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering at University of Aveiro. He is a researcher in robotics and is currently the Team Leader of CAMBADA@MSL team. As a hobby, he is also a freelancer Stage Lighting Designer.

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