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  • Electronic skin: Physicist develops multisensory hybrid material
    on May 16, 2022 at 4:40 pm

    Recently developed 'smart skin' is very similar to human skin. It senses pressure, humidity and temperature simultaneously and produces electronic signals. More sensitive robots or more intelligent prostheses are thus conceivable.

  • 'Nanomagnetic' computing can provide low-energy AI
    on May 5, 2022 at 3:46 pm

    Researchers have shown it is possible to perform artificial intelligence using tiny nanomagnets that interact like neurons in the brain.

  • Taste of the future: Robot chef learns to 'taste as you go'
    on May 4, 2022 at 12:26 pm

    A robot 'chef' has been trained to taste food at different stages of the chewing process to assess whether it's sufficiently seasoned.

  • From blurry to bright: AI tech helps researchers peer into the brains of mice
    on April 28, 2022 at 2:39 pm

    Biomedical engineers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) training strategy to capture images of mouse brain cells in action. The researchers say the AI system, in concert with specialized ultra-small microscopes, make it possible to find precisely where and when cells are activated […]

  • Microrobot collectives display versatile movement patterns
    on April 26, 2022 at 2:16 pm

    Collective behavior and swarm patterns are found everywhere in nature. Robots can also be programmed to act in swarms. Researchers have developed collectives of microrobots, which they can move in every formation they wish.

  • An easier way to teach robots new skills
    on April 25, 2022 at 7:43 pm

    Researchers have developed a technique that enables a robot to learn a new pick-and-place task with only a handful of human demonstrations. This could allow a human to reprogram a robot to grasp never-before-seen objects, presented in random poses, in about 15 minutes.

  • Using AI to detect cancer from patient data securely
    on April 25, 2022 at 4:10 pm

    A new way of using artificial intelligence to predict cancer from patient data without putting personal information at risk has been developed. Swarm learning can be used to help computers predict cancer in medical images of patient tissue samples, without releasing the data from hospitals.

  • Researchers take step toward developing 'electric eye'
    on April 19, 2022 at 1:23 pm

    Using nanotechnology, scientists have created a newly designed neuromorphic electronic device that endows microrobotics with colorful vision. The newly designed artificial vision device could have far-reaching applications for the fields of medicine, artificial intelligence, and microrobotics.

  • Hybrid quantum bit based on topological insulators
    on April 14, 2022 at 3:08 pm

    With their superior properties, topological qubits could help achieve a breakthrough in the development of a quantum computer designed for universal applications. So far, no one has yet succeeded in unambiguously demonstrating a quantum bit, or qubit for short, of this kind in a lab. Scientists […]

  • How to compete with robots
    on April 13, 2022 at 6:15 pm

    Roboticists and economists have developed a method for estimating the probability of jobs being automated by future intelligent robots and suggesting career transitions with lower risks and minimal retraining effort.

  • Engineering team develops new AI algorithms for high accuracy and cost effective medical image diagnostics
    on April 12, 2022 at 1:53 pm

    Medical imaging is an important part of modern healthcare, enhancing both the precision, reliability and development of treatment for various diseases. Artificial intelligence has also been widely used to further enhance the process. However, conventional medical image diagnosis employing AI […]

  • Machine learning model could better measure baseball players' performance
    on April 6, 2022 at 2:18 pm

    Researchers have developed a machine learning model that could better measure baseball players' and teams' short- and long-term performance, compared to existing statistical analysis methods for the sport. Drawing on recent advances in natural language processing and computer vision, their approach […]

  • Adding AI to Museum exhibits increases learning, keeps kids engaged longer
    on April 5, 2022 at 1:27 pm

    Researchers have demonstrated a more effective way to support learning and increase engagement at science-focused museum exhibits. They used artificial intelligence to create a new genre of interactive, hands-on exhibits that includes an intelligent, virtual assistant to interact with visitors. […]

  • Physiological signals could be the key to 'emotionally intelligent' AI, scientists say
    on March 31, 2022 at 2:15 pm

    Artificial intelligence (AI) is at the forefront of modern technology. Making AI 'emotionally intelligent' could open doors to more natural human-machine interactions. To do this, it needs to pick up on the user's sentiment during a dialog. Physiological signals could provide a direct route to such […]

  • An automatic information extraction system for scientific articles on COVID-19
    on March 30, 2022 at 2:32 pm

    VIGICOVID is a system that uses natural language questions to get answers in the avalanche of information on COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2.

  • How eye imaging technology could help robots and cars see better
    on March 29, 2022 at 3:47 pm

    Using lessons learned from the eye-imaging technology optical coherence tomography (OCT), engineers have demonstrated a LiDAR system that is fast and accurate enough to potentially improve the vision of autonomous systems such as driverless cars and robotic manufacturing plants.

  • Artificial neurons go quantum with photonic circuits
    on March 24, 2022 at 4:25 pm

    In recent years, artificial intelligence has become ubiquitous, with applications such as speech interpretation, image recognition, medical diagnosis, and many more. At the same time, quantum technology has been proven capable of computational power well beyond the reach of even the world's largest […]

  • Immune to hacks: Inoculating deep neural networks to thwart attacks
    on March 24, 2022 at 2:45 pm

    If a sticker on a banana can make it show up as a toaster, how might strategic vandalism warp how an autonomous vehicle perceives a stop sign? Now, an immune-inspired defense system for neural networks can ward off such attacks, designed by engineers, biologists and mathematicians.

  • BirdBot is energy-efficient thanks to nature as a model
    on March 16, 2022 at 6:57 pm

    A team of scientists has constructed a robot leg that, like its natural model, is very energy efficient. BirdBot benefits from a foot-leg coupling through a network of muscles and tendons that extends across multiple joints. In this way, BirdBot needs fewer motors than previous legged robots and […]

  • Hoverfly brains mapped to detect the sound of distant drones
    on March 15, 2022 at 1:49 pm

    Researchers have reverse engineered the visual systems of hoverflies to detect drones' acoustic signatures from almost four kilometers away. The finding could help combat the growing use of IED-carrying drones, including those used in Ukraine.