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Kiwi

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Kiwi is a tabletop robot tutor and friend. It has a bird-like appearance, LCD face, and is used in classroom activities and for working with children with autism spectrum disorder.

Creator
University of Southern California
Country
United States πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
Year
2016
Type
Research, Education
Creator
University of Southern California
Country
United States πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
Year
2016
Type
Research, Education

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Specs

FEATURES
Interchangeable skins for varying appearance. The SPRITE (Stewart Platform Robot for Interactive Tabletop Engagement) robot is built around a 6 degrees-of-freedom Stewart platform base, with a bracket that holds a mobile device, on which the robot's face is displayed.
HEIGHT
30 cm | 12 in
LENGTH
N/A cm | N/A in
WIDTH
N/A cm | N/A in
WEIGHT
N/A kg | N/A lb
SPEED
N/A km/h | N/A mph

SENSORS
N/A
ACTUATORS
Power HD 1235MG servo with Micro Maestro 6-channel USB servo controller
POWER
N/A
COMPUTING
N/A
SOFTWARE
N/A
DEGREES OF FREEDOM (DOF)
6
MATERIALS
N/A
COST
$4,500
STATUS
Ongoing
HISTORY
WEBSITE
http://robotics.usc.edu/interaction/robots/