#284: ERICA: A Robot Made to Look Human, with Dylan Glas April 15, 2019

from Robohub Podcast· ·

Dylan Glas on ERICA's design, the uncanny valley, and on research studies that ERICA's been involved in.

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Dylan Glas, Senior Robotics Software Architect at Futurewei Technologies and former chief architect for the ERICA android in the ERATO Ishiguro Symbiotic Human-Robot Interaction Project, about his work on ERICA, a realistic android robot. Glas discusses how ERICA was designed, the uncanny valley, the software architecture of ERICA, and some of the research studies that ERICA has been involved in.