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Public Lecture—Robots: Fantasy and Reality

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Published on Jan 24, 2011

Lecture Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2007. A irreverent non-technical review of the history of surprisingly animate machines, from ancient Egypt to current times. Areas include teleoperators for hazardous environments, assembly systems, medical applications, entertainment, and science fiction. The talk has over 100 slides, covering such varied topics as Memnon son of Dawn, Droz's automata, Vaucanson's duck, cathedral clocks, Von Kempelen's chess player, household robots, Asimov's laws, Disneyland, dinosaurs, and movie droids and cyborgs. Lecturer: David Grossman, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

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