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Your Next Physical Therapist Could be a Robot

Mechanical Engineering Professor Sunil Agrawal gets people back on their feet. More
Jan 15 2021 | By MINDY FARABEE | IMAGE AND PHOTO CREDIT: SUNIL AGRAWAL AND VICTOR SANTAMARIA/COLUMBIA ENGINEERING | VIDEO CREDIT: JANE NISSELSON

Robot Displays a Glimmer of Empathy to a Partner Robot

Columbia engineers create a robot that learns to visually predict how its partner robot will behave, displaying a glimmer of empathy. This “Robot Theory of Mind More
Jan 11 2021 | By Holly Evarts | Research Image and Video Credit: Creative Machines Lab/Columbia Engineering | Teaser Photo Credit: Shutterstock