In a paper slated for the Intelligent Robots and Systems conference in Portugal next month, MIT researchers describe a wearable sensor system that automatically creates a digital map of the environment through which the wearer is moving. The prototype system is envisioned as a tool to help emergency responders coordinate disaster response.
Read more at MIT News http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2012/automatic-building-mapping-0924.html
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