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Telepresence Robot Kit (TeRK)
Head: Illah Nourbakhsh
Contact: Illah Nourbakhsh
Mailing address:
Carnegie Mellon University
Robotics Institute
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Associated center(s) / consortia:
 Vision and Autonomous Systems Center (VASC)
 Quality of Life Technology Center (QoLT)
Associated lab(s) / group(s):
 Human-Robot Interaction Group
 CREATE: Community Robotics, Education and Technology Empowerment
Project Homepage
Publications
  • Robot Diaries Interim Project Report: Development of a Technology Program for Middle School Girls

    Emily Hamner, Tom Lauwers, Debra Bernstein, Kristen Stubbs, Kevin Crowley, and Illah Nourbakhsh
    tech. report CMU-RI-TR-08-25, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, May, 2008
    Details | pdf (2MB) | Copyrighted

  • Robot Diaries: Broadening Participation in the Computer Science Pipeline through Social Technical Exploration

    Emily Hamner, Tom Lauwers, Debra Bernstein, Illah Nourbakhsh , and Carl Francis DiSalvo
    AAAI Spring Symposium on Using AI to Motivate Greater Participation in Computer Science, March, 2008.
    Details | pdf (293KB) | Copyrighted

  • Collective Actuation

    Jason Campbell and Padmanabhan Pillai
    The International Journal of Robotics Research, Vol. 27, No. 3 - 4, pp. 299 - 314, March, 2008.
    Details | pdf (2MB) | Copyrighted

  • CSbots: A case study in introducing educational technology to a classroom setting

    Tom Lauwers, Illah Nourbakhsh , and Emily Hamner
    tech. report CMU-RI-TR-08-41, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, October, 2008
    Details | pdf (2MB) | Copyrighted

  • TeRK: A Flexible Tool for Science and Technology Education

    Illah Nourbakhsh , Emily Hamner, Tom Lauwers, Carl Francis DiSalvo, and Debra Bernstein
    Proceedings of AAAI Spring Symposium on Robots and Robot Venues: Resources for AI Education, March, 2007.
    Details | pdf (3MB) | Copyrighted

  • A Roadmap for Technology Literacy and a Vehicle for Getting There: Educational Robotics and the TeRK Project

    Illah Nourbakhsh , Emily Hamner, Tom Lauwers, Debra Bernstein, and Carl Francis DiSalvo
    Proceedings of IEEE RO-MAN 2006, September, 2006.
    Details | pdf (172KB) | Copyrighted