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Intelligent Control Architecture for Assistive Mobile Robots
The current technology has provided the necessary means for creating better assistive tools. Among these tools, the interest on assistive robotics has been growing, since its cost is being reduced and new equipment is ...
Scientific ethics of human cloning Ética científica de la clonación humana
True cloning is fission, budding or other types of asexual reproduction. In humans it occurs in monozygote twinning. This type of cloning is ethically and religiously good. Human cloning can be performed by twinning (TWClo) ...
Foreign Aid and Human Rights: The Latin American Experience
(Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Instituto de Ciencia Política, 2007)
Multimodal Human-Robot Interaction for Walker-Assisted Gait
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2016-09)
Human mobility is affected by different types of pathologies and also decreases gradually with age. In this context, Smart Walkers may offer important benefits for human assisted-gait in rehabilitation and functional ...
Emerging powers, humanitarian assistance and foreign policy: the case of Brazil during the earthquake crisis in Haiti
During the management of the crisis after the earthquake occurred in Haiti in 12 January 2010, Brazil played an important role on the efforts of humanitarian assistance. Based on bibliography and documents the paper presents ...
Alexa vs. Siri vs. Cortana vs. Google Assistant: A Comparison of Speech-Based Natural User Interfaces
Natural User Interfaces (NUI) are supposed to be used by humans in a very logic way. However, the run to deploy Speech-based NUIs by the industry has had a large impact on the naturality of such interfaces. This paper ...