Blossom, a simple, expressive, inexpensive robot platform developed by Cornell researchers, can be made from a kit and creatively outfitted with handcrafted materials. Read more about Soft, social robot brings coziness to home robotics
Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao Named to “AACYF Top 30 under 30” in “Art, Culture, Science”
Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao, Ph.D. student in the Erickson Lab, has been named to All America Chinese Youth Federation’s (AACYF) Top 30 under 30 – Class of 2019 Elites, in the “Art, Culture, Science” category. The list was released by the AACYF, LAPOST, Chinese American Institute for Public Diplomacy in Los Angeles on March 18, 2019. This annual list features young entrepreneurs, creative leaders and brightest stars among Chinese in the United States. Read more (in English) here and (in Chinese) here.
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