Home / Health and Science / University of Florida engineering students demonstrate robot creations

University of Florida engineering students demonstrate robot creations

By

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

UF Student Andrew Gray demonstrates his invention, “The Bird Buggy.”

The University of Florida’s College of Engineering showed the public what robots can do on Wednesday.

Eric Schwartz, associate director of the Machine Intelligence Laboratory, said UF students’ past robots have won world championships in the past, and this semester’s creations are equally captivating.

Schwartz said he is always impressed with the great work produced by students like Andrew Gray and Ilan Eskinazi. He noted that the students made these inventions in just one semester and hopes they will continue the work.

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

Check Also

zika

One Fla. Area Cleared Of Zika, Gov. Scott Says

Health officials in late July said Miami's Wynwood arts district was the first place in the U.S. mainland to have mosquitoes transmitting the virus to people.