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Robotics and AI

Robots and Artificial Intelligence – Dr. Dennis Hong

December 11, 2009

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Dr. Dennis Hong is an Assistant Professor and the Director of RoMeLa(Robotics & Mechanisms Laboratory) of the Mechanical Engineering Department at Virginia Tech. His research expertise lies in the areas of

Novel robot locomotion mechanisms
Design and analysis of mechanical systems
Kinematics and robot mechanism design
Humanoid robots
Autonomous systems

He was the inventor of [...]

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Creating Music with Human-Computer Interactions

September 4, 2009

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Dr. Elaine Chew is an Assistant Professor in the Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering, where she is also a key investigator at the Integrated Media Systems Center. She received a B.A.S. in mathematical and computational sciences, and [...]

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Dr. William Halal – Futurist

December 15, 2008

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r. William Halal’s newest book is Technology’s Promise, published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2008. Macmillan’s Encyclopedia of the Future ranked him among “The World’s 100 Most Influential Futurists,“ including H.G. Wells, Arthur C. Clarke, and Alvin Toffler. Dr. Halal is the founder of TechCast, a web-based system that pools [...]

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