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Researchers and students in FIU’s Discovery Lab have developed the initial prototype of a TeleBot — which combines telepresence and robotics — to allow disabled police and military personnel to serve as patrol officers.

Read: Combining Telepresence & Robotics with the TeleBot

Researchers and students have worked for more than 18 months to refine technology that will allow a disabled person to control the robot remotely, see everything the robot “sees” and interact with members of the public.

 

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