Telepresence Robots at a research event

Telepresence Robots at a research event

Telepresence Robots at a research event A telepresence robot as a low-threshold offer to immerse a visitor in current research? We tried it out at the Long Night of Research to share our experiences. Lange Nacht der Forschung (lit. Long Night of Research) is an event...
History of Telepresence Robots

History of Telepresence Robots

History of Telepresence Robots Although telepresence robots have not yet found their way into many educational institutions, this technology is not new. In this article, we highlight milestones in the history of telepresence robots. The input could also inspire a...
Social Robot vs. Telepresence Robot

Social Robot vs. Telepresence Robot

Social robots versus telepresence robots When we think of robots, the first thing that comes to mind is probably technical, usually artificially intelligent creatures that we know from films or other media worlds – such as “Wall-E”,...
TRinE – a detailed project overview

TRinE – a detailed project overview

TRinE – a detailed project overview In the digital education of the future, there is a vision of seamless virtual and physical access for every educator, student and parent, at home and school. Among the increasing number of available education technology tools,...
What is a Telepresence Robot?

What is a Telepresence Robot?

What is a Telepresence Robot? To explain what a telepresence robot is, let us first look at the definition of a robot and telepresence.  A robot is a machine that can perform a set of specific and more human-like tasks (e.g., lifting an object, serving food in a...