Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Cyber Monday Sale Extended! Courses ranging from coding to project management - all eLearning deals 20% off with coupon code "CYBERMONDAY20". ×

Submission + - Mask-bot takes a new approach to giving robots a h (gizmag.com)

cylonlover writes: While great strides have been made in the development of humanoid robots, such as Honda's ASIMO, giving robots a human face with natural expressions and movement has proven a difficult task. While some look to create lifelike faces and expressions with motors under artificial skin replicating the function of facial muscles, German and Japanese researchers have joined forces to come up with a different solution called Mask-bot that sees a 3D image of a human face projected onto the back of a plastic mask.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Mask-bot takes a new approach to giving robots a h

Comments Filter:

All programmers are playwrights and all computers are lousy actors.