Raffaello D'Andrea

The astounding athletic power of quadcopters

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Filmed Jan 2013 at TEDGlobal 2013
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In a robot lab at TEDGlobal, Raffaello D'Andrea demos his flying quadcopters: robots that think like athletes, solving physical problems with algorithms that help them learn. In a series of nifty demos, D'Andrea show drones that play catch, balance and make decisions together — and watch out for an I-want-this-now demo of Kinect-controlled quads.

Raffaello D'Andrea
/ Autonomous systems pioneer

Raffaello D'Andrea explores the possibilities of autonomous technology by collaborating with artists, engineers and entrepreneurs.  Full bio.

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