Friday, December 11, 2009

Claytronics the future of Car Design?

Collaborative Research in Programmable Matter Directed by Carnegie Mellon and Intel

This project combines modular robotics, systems nanotechnology and computer science to create the dynamic, 3-Dimensional display of electronic information known as claytronics.

Check out the short video posted on the site below:

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~claytronics/
(Scroll down a bit and see the car model on right hand side)

Or visit their Multimedia section and about hlf way down is the truely impressive piece...
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~claytronics/multimedia/index.html

Gave me chills of what the future will be!