Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

How 9/11 Inspired a New Era of Robotics

View as: Print Mobile App Share:
PackBot in Japan

The PackBot, first used in response to 9/11, helps explore an overheating nuclear plant in Japan this year.

Credit: Tepco

When Robin Murphy saw the World Trade Center towers fall on September 11, she knew of an unexpected group that could help respond: robots.

From CNN
View Full Article


No entries found