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Robert W. Mann—The "Boston Arm"

Robert W. Mann—The "Boston Arm"

Elemental MIT

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:03 | 10801 views

MIT professor Robert W. Mann, an engineer and former rocket scientist, developed the world's first biomedical prosthetic device. In the 1960s, Mann helped produce a complex prosthetic elbow that joined an electromechanical device with re...

2011 MIT 6.270 Autonomous Robot Design Competition Finals

2011 MIT 6.270 Autonomous Robot Des...

6.270

Added over 4 years ago | 02:58:00 | 4350 views

Recording of our IAP 2011 Final Competition. All music featured is by MIT band, The Füture - Kevin Rustagi, '11 on drums, Rehan Mallick and Mark Ellis on Guitar. Download the tracks for free at http://therockepic.com or to use their mus...

2011 Contest Photos

2011 Contest Photos

6.270

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:07 | 4213 views

Photographs taken in lab and during the final competition.

Kent Kresa: School of Engineering Distinguished Lecture, 2010

Kent Kresa: School of Engineering D...

School of Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series

Added over 4 years ago | 00:03:05 | 4457 views

Kent Kresa, former chief executive and chairman of the board of the Northrop Grumman Corporation, gave the second School of Engineering Distinguished Lecture on December 1, 2010, at 4:45 pm in 10-250. Kresa's accomplishments as an engin...

What is Design?  An Example.

What is Design? An Example.

2.007 contest

Added over 4 years ago | 00:34:04 | 3180 views

A video of a person designing a machine from start to finish, warts and all.

Semi-Autonomous Threat Assessment & Operator Assistance

Semi-Autonomous Threat Assessment &...

Constraint-Based Semi-Autonomy of Passenger Vehicles

Added over 4 years ago | 00:00:11 | 3973 views

This video illustrates the basic operation of a Model Predictive Control (MPC)-based semi-autonomous control framework. In the upper plot, the vehicle's trail is shown in blue while the MPC-predicted hazard avoidance maneuver is shown in...

Segfault at TechFair 2011

Segfault at TechFair 2011

equals zero

Added over 4 years ago | 00:03:38 | 9467 views

charles teaches people how to segfault

Mining for Negawatts

Mining for Negawatts

Field Intelligence Lab

Added over 4 years ago | 00:32:22 | 8326 views

The MIT community is conducting a great deal of exciting research related energy consumption in built environments. I will begin with a overview of some of the research projects at MIT, ranging from lighting to building controls. I will ...

make-a-bot: speedrun

make-a-bot: speedrun

equals zero

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:21 | 10459 views

hauling ABS at almost 70mm/s on 0.25mm layers. eat that, Stratasys.

make-a-bot: more prints

make-a-bot: more prints

equals zero

Added over 4 years ago | 00:01:43 | 10793 views

how to REALLY make sure your timing belts are properly tensioned... Make-A-Bot's page can be found at http://www.etotheipiplusone.net/?page_id=1114

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - Science Reporter

"Underwater Photography” (1964) - S...

From The Vault

Added over 4 years ago | 00:29:44 | 25904 views |

This black-and white film features Harold "Doc" Edgerton interviewed by John Fitch about the technology and scientific applications of underwater photography for the “MIT Science Reporter” (National Education Television, 1964). Edgerton ...

make-a-bot!

make-a-bot!

equals zero

Added over 4 years ago | 00:02:40 | 11168 views

yay 3d printer! Make-A-Bot is a small DIY additive fabricator ("3d printer") using the fused deposition / fused filament fabrication principle. It uses commercial open-source components from Makerbot Industries with custom mechanics a...