University Of Warwick

Kinect-powered robot helps locate survivors in collapsed buildings

A team of engineers at the University of Warwick have developed a robot which can be used to enter collapsed or unstable buildings to search for survivors, and it uses Kinect.

10 years ago

University Of Warwick headlines

  • Xbox 360 GPU used in medical research

    Academics at the University of Warwick have used a 360 GPU as a cheap parallel processor, apparently the first time it’s been done in science.The hardware was used in experiments that simulates electrical signals in damaged cardiac cells.“Instead of pumping out stunning graphics, it’s reworked; in the case of my research, rather than calculating the […]

    11 years ago