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Why we need human-like robots

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Illinois ECE
Location
https://illinois.zoom.us/j/84036172251?pwd=OEpQODByLzc5cjRndy9yQzlOYUFUUT09
Virtual
wifi event
Date
May 1, 2021   11:00 am - 12:00 pm  
Speaker
Prof. Joohyung Kim
Cost
Free
Contact
Todd Sweet
E-Mail
tmsweet@illinois.edu
Views
188
Originating Calendar
Illinois ECE Saturday Engineering for Everyone

Saturday Engineering for Everyone is an open and free lecture series aimed at non-engineers of all backgrounds who are interested in learning about engineering. In order to protect the health and safety of the community during the pandemic, all sessions will be conducted virtually on Zoom. 

Speaker:

Associate Professor Joohyung Kim

Overview:

Prof. Kim's team researches methods for robot manipulation tasks to help people in daily life. By exploring soft/hard materials, fabrication methods, and design optimization, they expect to develop useful sensing methods for robot tasks at home.

Access:

Participants must have an authenticated Zoom account (free) to join the lecture.

link for robots only