Autonomous grasping robots will help future astronauts maintain space habitats

Filed in by on November 28, 2023 • views: 9

2023-11-28 22:40:30

Purdue University researchers are using machine learning to train a robot to recognize a jumbled pile of items, locate the one item it needs, and retrieve it in the most efficient way. It’s one small step to creating resilient and versatile robots that can assist astronauts in maintaining future extraterrestrial habitats on the Moon, on Mars, or in deep space.

 


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