Tag: robots

Missouri S&T research gives ‘brain’ to military robots

Posted by on November 10, 2021

Robots are widely used in commercial applications and military and police operations around the world, but they lack visual perception and threat-recognition because they often operate solely on location sensors. Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology are using deep learning – a type of machine learning – to develop “leader-follower” robot swarms equipped with cameras that will allow them to visually perceive and learn, recognize threats and analyze options to keep humans safe from harm.

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AI and e-commerce: a perfect storm for retail jobs

Posted by on April 24, 2017

If you work in retail sales, it might be time to explore a new career, according to a Missouri S&T researcher. Dr. Keng Siau, chair and professor of business and information technology, writes in a new research paper that the problem for retail salespeople is two-fold.

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Missouri S&T robotics team ready to compete

Posted by on June 3, 2014

A team of students from Missouri S&T has designed and built a mobile robot to compete at the 22nd annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition (IGVC). The event will be held Friday, June 6, through Monday, June 9, at Oakland University in Rochester, Mich.

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