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Archive for the 'KIST' Category

KIBO 3 Shown At Korea’s National Science Museum

A new video showing KIBO 2′s performance at Korea’s National Science Museum.


An overview of what is considered South Korea’s first humanoid robot.

ROBORAMA: Robot Puppets Perform “Wizard of Oz”

A robot puppet play based on The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was one of the attractions at ROBORAMA, which took place in Italy.

KIST’s New Robots Introduced In Finland, Denmark

Expressive robot heads designed to entertain the elderly arrive in Helsinki, Finland.

Video: A New Robotic Head From Korea

A new robotic head developed at South Korea’s Center for Intelligent Robotics.

Kibo 3 Unveiled at Korea’s Robot World 2011

A new version of KIST CIR’s humanoid robot Kibo was shown at Robo World 2011.

Mahru Mo-Cap Manipulates Miscellaneous Matter

KIST’s full-scale humanoid robot Mahru can hold large objects with both hands compliantly.

Docent Gets A Name, KIST Works On Robot Wrists

South Korea’s museum guide robot known simply as Docent (photo at right) has been given a new name after a contest.  More than 200 children entered the contest, and after some deliberation the name “Muki” (an amalgamation of Museum and Kid) won out.  Muki is scheduled to give tours every morning and afternoon and has […]