National robotics initiative pdf
The National Robotics Initiative (NRI) PI Meeting. will be held on November 9th and 10th in Washington, DC. The event will bring together the community of researchers, companies, and program managers who are actively engaged in the NRI program to share results, discuss findings, and learn about the latest topics in robotics research, commercialization, education, and outreach. Innovation Theory and the National Robotics Initiative Effort of the National Science Foundation Gary Anderson and Daniel Berleant University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas Abstract Government research programs often support the advancement of technologies with strategic commercial potential in . Nov 23, · The NRI program builds upon the original National Robotics Initiative (NRI) program to support fundamental research in the United States that will accelerate the development and use of collaborative robots (co-robots) that work beside or cooperatively with people. The focus of the NRI program is on ubiquity, which in this context means seamless integration of co-robots to assist .