MAS.965 Special Topics in Media Technology: Cooperative Machines

As taught in: Fall 2003

Photo of Leo, a robot with big, furry ears.

The robot Leo. (Image courtesy Andrea Lockerd and Guy Hoffman. Used with permission.)




Prof. Cynthia Breazeal

Course Features

Course Description

This course examines the issues, principles, and challenges toward building machines that cooperate with humans and with other machines. Philosophical, scientific, and theoretical insights into this subject will be covered, as well as how these ideas are manifest in both natural and artificial systems (e.g. software agents and robots).

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .rm.

*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.