Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute
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|Robotics Institute Alum Helps NASA Make Rovers Smarter|
March 31, 2010. David Thompson, who earned his PhD in Robotics in 2008, was part of a team at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory that developed software enabling the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity to make some decisions about which rocks to study.
|Science on the Fly
The next generation of rovers will conduct autonomous science surveys and adapt their investigation on the fly.
March 31, 2010 - Length: 3:12
|The Robotics Institute is part of the School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University.|
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