Nao Robot Karate: teaching humans karate
Instead of us teaching a robot, we created a robot that teaches humans! With a Kinect we are able to see how well a user interacting with the robot performs the karate movements he has to learn. The Nao robot gives feedback on movements the user has problems with.
Personally I always felt that something “real” was missing when I saw people control a computer program using a Brain Computer Interface (BCI). Together with two friends we created an interface with our brain to control a small Sphero robot. The user can select the direction the ball has to roll in and its speed. By doing so he has to reach…
Multi-touch painting program
In the first year of my studies we got the assignment of creating a painting program for the course “human computer interaction”. During the course we saw a video about a guy that created a touch-screen using a cardboard box. I created the same cardboard box and made my paint app multi-touch.