Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

Horiuchi Research Featured in Wired Magazine

Horiuchi Research Featured in Wired Magazine

Prof. Timothy Horiuchi works on micro-air vehicle research.
Prof. Timothy Horiuchi works on micro-air vehicle research.

Associate Professor Timothy Horiuchi (ECE/ISR) was featured in an article on the Wired magazine website about military research aimed at creating small drones, or micro-air vehicles, that can take on the powers and shapes of animals. Researchers like Horiuchui are working to develop robots that are able to see like bugs and hear like bats.

The article mentions Horiuichi's efforts to get computers to emulate bats' echolation capabilities, citing the robotic "batmobiles" he has built to test his circuits.

For more information, visit the Wired article online at:

http://blog.wired.com/defense/2007/05/bat_senses_for_.html.

May 17, 2007


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

NanoCenter thanks departing co-founder

“Solar Smart Window” Offers Privacy and Light Control on Demand

John Baras wins 2017 IEEE Simon Ramo Medal

Gupta Named 2016 AAAS Fellow

Alumni Look to Foster Entrepreneurialism through Support of Clark Hall Fund

Technica Becomes Largest All-Women Hackathon

Siemens PLM Software Supports UMD Hyperloop Team and The Future of Travel

Small collectives and nonlinear dynamics

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts