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Robots: A New Type of Companion


Maria Gini
Computer Science and Engineering
Digital Technology Center
University of Minnesota

Monday, March 31, 2008
4:00 p.m.
Cowles Auditorium

Humphrey Center

Ada Comstock Distinguished Women Scholars Lecture

Featuring Maria L. Gini, Professor and Associate Department Head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Gini is a nationally and internationally renowned faculty member and researcher on artificial intelligence and robotics. Named Distinguished Scientist by the Association for Computing Machinery in 2006, she is the author of hundreds of publications and enthusiastically provides robotic demonstrations for young girls and boys to encourage the next generation of scientists. Reception follows in the Hubert H. Humphrey Center Atrium.