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In The News (HTML)
January/February 2010 (vol. 25 no. 1)
pp. 6-10

"AI in the Doctor's Office" describes diagnostic techniques based on neural nets and other intelligent techniques and a multiagent system for comprehensive patient management. "They Swarm" covers microrobots that act collectively on the insect swarm model for tasks such as precise drug delivery. "I Eat, Therefore I Am" describes several proposals for autonomous bots that power themselves by "eating" plant or animal matter.

Index Terms:
In the News, robotics, medical diagnosis, healthcare, I-Swarm, robots, biomass conversion, military robotics, microrobotics, AI in medicine
Citation:
Mark Ingebretsen, "In The News," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 6-10, Jan.-Feb. 2010, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.21
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