The computational expense of creating three-dimensional images that can be viewed by all is just one factor holding them back…
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A new irrigation optimization tool can estimate water loss from soil caused by evapotranspiration 100 times faster than state-of-the-art methods, while preserving...Stanford News Service From ACM TechNews | May 4, 2023
Columbia Engineering scientists melded advanced tactile sense with motor learning algorithms into a dexterous robot hand that does not rely on vision.
Columbia Engineering News From ACM TechNews | May 3, 2023
A study of communications between drivers and cyclists suggests new autonomous vehicle systems must be able to replicate those social interactions to ensure safety...University of Glasgow (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | April 28, 2023
The small desktop robot GTIbot can be used to monitor older adults' physical and mental well-being, and even recommend exercises.
Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain) From ACM TechNews | April 27, 2023
The costs of hardware required for brain-computer interfaces, particularly electrodes and amplifiers, have made it difficult for researchers outside big tech companies...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | April 26, 2023
Yale University researchers have created a robotic hand-arm combination that uses algorithms to optimize its degrees of freedom and control though unified movement...Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science From ACM TechNews | April 26, 2023
An electrochemical transistor made from balsa wood opens up the possibility of embedding sensors and other electronic devices in plants, which could help in agriculture...New Scientist From ACM News | April 26, 2023
The electric poling-assisted additive manufacturing (EPAM) method developed by Purdue Polytechnic Institute researchers combines three-dimensional printing and...Purdue University From ACM TechNews | April 25, 2023