Himawari: A plant robot

Akira Nakayasu, Kiyoshi Tomimatsu

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Abstract

Himawari is a sunflower robot composed of mechanical parts and electronic parts, such as servo motors, LEDs and shape-memory alloy actuators, that reacts, slowly and fluidly, facing and communicating to humans in front of it.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2009
EventSIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09 - New Orleans, LA, United States
Duration: Aug 3 2009Aug 7 2009

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OtherSIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09
CountryUnited States
CityNew Orleans, LA
Period8/3/098/7/09

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Shape memory effect
Light emitting diodes
Actuators
Robots

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Software

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Nakayasu, A., & Tomimatsu, K. (2009). Himawari: A plant robot. Paper presented at SIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09, New Orleans, LA, United States.

Himawari : A plant robot. / Nakayasu, Akira; Tomimatsu, Kiyoshi.

2009. Paper presented at SIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09, New Orleans, LA, United States.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Nakayasu, A & Tomimatsu, K 2009, 'Himawari: A plant robot', Paper presented at SIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09, New Orleans, LA, United States, 8/3/09 - 8/7/09.
Nakayasu A, Tomimatsu K. Himawari: A plant robot. 2009. Paper presented at SIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09, New Orleans, LA, United States.
Nakayasu, Akira ; Tomimatsu, Kiyoshi. / Himawari : A plant robot. Paper presented at SIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09, New Orleans, LA, United States.
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