Robot Training

How do you teach a robot? Georgia Tech’s Center for Robotics & Intelligent Machines (RIM) are trying to identify the kind of questions that a robot is capable of asking in an interactive learning environment. Skynet is coming.

Maya Cakmak, a Ph.D. student at the School of Interactive Computing doesn’t think that humans are good teachers of robots. He says, “People are not so good at teaching robots because they don’t understand the robots’ learning mechanism.

We are trying to give robots human characteristics so that humans can interact with them better.

Would you like some cereal with that robot?