Morph 3 is a small humanoid developed to safely test motion control technology.
Archive for the 'Kitano Symbiotic' Category
A book review of RoBolution, a photo book that covers five humanoid robots developed in Japan.
ZMP has posted video that shows us the inside of PINO using its digital model.
The following is an excerpt from Tatsuya Matsui’s English homepage which is no longer online. I have reproduced it here for those interested in the history of his wonderful robot, PINO, which he created with Hiroaki Kitano for JST ERATO.
PINO, designed primarily by Hiroaki Kitano and Tatsuya Matsui (who would later form Flower Robotics), was an attempt at creating a standardized open platform for robotics.
SIG was developed by Hiroaki Kitano and Tatsuya Matsui to explore the basic theory of human intelligence through an embodied agent. Included is an excerpt from Matsui-san’s personal website which has since disappeared.