The Anthropos Project explores the illusion of life and intelligence through the development of an amicable anthropomorphic socially capable robot embodied in Media Lab Europe. The robot is designed to be expressive, communicative, and capable of interacting with people in their physical environment.
Although one of the goals of the project is the development of such a robot, the primary research goals are found in the challenges of understanding and establishing a bond between man and machine. A socially-capable robot requires a coherent integration of
Thus, the Anthropos project explores the fusion of AI research both as a tool for investigating human cognition as well as a technological arena inspired by human cognition.
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