Researchers in the Stanford Vision and Learning Lab (SVL) are teaching a robot called JackRabbot 2 to understand social rules that humans use to interact with each other, with the ultimate goal of operating a robot that navigates safely and autonomously.
Student activist group the Stanford Solidarity Network (SSN) has released a petition calling on Google to pledge not to pursue any future contracts with the military, adding that until such a commitment is made, signatories will not pursue internships with the tech giant.
Researchers at the Stanford Computational Imaging Lab created a light-field camera that will enable robots to generate four-dimensional images and capture nearly 140 degrees of information.
Stanford engineers from the Cutkosky Lab designed a robotic gripper equipped with gecko-inspired adhesives to remove space debris in collaboration with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Half of the students in Stats 60 were assigned a robot TA as part of a three-week study.
Stanford researchers in the Computational Vision and Geometry Lab have designed an autonomously navigating robot prototype that they say understands implicit social conventions and human behavior.
An adorable marshmallow-headed robot falls in love with a beautiful human scientist. That’s the gist of the plot in “Nufonia Must Fall,” but it comes nowhere close to a justifiable summary. That’s because “Nufonia” is an intricate multimedia production, and the many layers of craftsmanship that go into its live performance are the backbone of…