My diabolical plans move on apace; a new generation of infernal contraptions has sprung from the twisted machinations of my technologickal laboratory. No longer fully a slave to it’s programming, the newest addition to my mechanical throng can truly be said to be an automaton.
This most recent task in my COGS lab was once again to traverse a maze, but this time without pre-programming the route. Rather, using just two light sensors, our task was to create a vehicle capable of finding it’s own way – officially called Agent-Environment Interaction. This was a much more rewarding task than the previous Internal Representation lab… Continue reading