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Seth Teller

The Boston Globe’s Hiawatha Bray spotlighted MIT’s participation in the DARPA Robotics Challenge in the Aug. 5 edition of the paper.
“‘We’re in this to win it,’ said Seth Teller, who leads an Atlas programming team at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab. The intra-state throwdown underscores Massachusetts’ prominence as a center for robotics research. In addition to Boston Dynamics, local firms include Bedford-based iRobot Corp., maker of the popular Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner. IRobot also designed a mechanical hand for Atlas,” wrote Bray.

The Boston Globe explored Professor Seth Teller’s new work to help protect officers on roadside duty. “Professor Seth Teller of the university’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab is trying to create life-saving devices for police, paramedics, and other first responders,” wrote Hiawatha Bray of the Boston Globe. Read the full article here: http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2012/04/01/mit-engineers-fight-roads....