Robotics: Alice



ALICE serves as a cognitive research robot at the famous MIRA-lab in the University of Geneva. Hanson Robotics, the founding member of The INDIGO consortium won over $6M Euro in EU funding, and its collaborative research resulting in ground-breaking robots and open-source software, and numerous publications. Additionally the Aleph robot served the INDIGO consortium, in Athens at the ICS FORTH and museum of Hellenic history.


Here you can see Alice is a very basic robot, created to mimic human facial expressions. You can clearly see 5 facial expressions Neutral, Happy, Surprise, Disgust, Sad in ALICE. In the Alien Universe David 8 can display up to 8 discernable facial expressions.

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