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~ Fred R. Barnard

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Posts tagged "research"
Aerial Drones Help Understand Oil Movement in Water

Aerial Drones Help Understand Oil Movement in Water

After the 2010 BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Gliders were used to skim the water and detect oil, but at the time aerial drones were just beginning to take off in the hobby world. Fast forward 5 years and anyone can buy a “drone” for under $1,000.00.   Now researchers are using off...
Using Microsoft's Kinect to map a 3D enviroment

Using Microsoft’s Kinect to map a 3D enviroment

There has been some very interesting experiments done using Nintendo’s WII and Microsoft’s Kinect (Kinectfusion), but this project with partners from Microsoft Research Cambridge, Imperial College London, Newcastle University, Lancaster University, and the University of Toronto has done some really impressive work. Using a Kinect, the team has created a way to quickly map an...