Monthly Archives: November 2012

Visual Micro Arduino IDE for Visual Studio | Dangerous Prototypes

Tim Leek informs us that the Visual Micro crew have extended their Arduino IDE for Visual Studio to include a unique Arduino debugger. "The debugger includes many features such as trace/break/step and update of variables on a running
Dangerous Prototypes
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Technorati Tags: Debugger, IDE, Leek, Prototypes, Running, Variables, Visual Studio

Freshmen Design Project FTW

Video of our freshmen project. “Bomb Disarming Robot” You had to use the Lego Mindstorm software and kit to build an autonomously controlled device to press a button at the top of the course. Knocking over the ping pong balls were extra credit, as well as returning a different way from the start.
Also, I obviously did not write the music… That would be Steppenwolf

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Simple Robot for Maze Solving

How to get through a maze: Right Wall Follow Algorithm
Check if there is a wall on your right side. If there is not, turn 90degrees to the right and move #cm forward. If there is, check if there is a wall in front of you.
If there is no wall in front of you, move forward #cm. If there is a wall in front of you, turn left 90 degrees. Repeat process until you reach the end of the maze.

Self-driving cars in the news: http://www.reddit.com/r/selfdrivingcars
Researching self-driving cars: http://www.reddit.com/r/AICar
Summer 2013 Undergrad Study Self-Driving Cars abroad in Germany: http://w3-mediapool.hm.edu/mediapool/media/dachmarke/dm_lokal/hm_international/summerschool/dokumente_71/MSSAS_Flyer_2013.pdf

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Mind controlled android robot – Researchers working towards robotic re-embodiment #DigInfo

Brain Computer Interface used to control the movement and actions of an android robot
http://www.diginfo.tv/v/12-0199-d-en.php

DigInfo TV – http://diginfo.tv

26/10/2012 AIST Open House 2012

AIST, CNRS, LIRMM
BCI Controlled Humanoid Robot

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