Moravec, Hans P(eter)

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MORAVEC, Hans P(eter)

MORAVEC, Hans P(eter). Austrian, b. 1948. Genres: Engineering, Social commentary, Sociology, Technology. Career: Worked as a programmer and laboratory technician, 1966-68; Carnegie Mellon University, Robotics Institute and Computer Science Department, Pittsburgh, PA, research scientist, 1980-85, senior research scientist, 1985-, director of the Mobile Robot Laboratory, 1980-. Researcher and consultant for organizations; lecturer at conferences, symposiums, seminars, and workshops; interviewed on radio and television. Publications: Robot Rover Visual Navigation, 1981; Mind Children: The Future of Robot and Human Intelligence, 1988; The Age of Mind: Transcending the Human Condition through Robots, 1994. Contributor to books, anthologies, and periodicals. Address: Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]