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Embodiment is an approach to Artificial Intelligence (AI) development which maintains the only way to create general intelligence like the human intellect is to use programs with 'bodies' in the physical world ? robots in essence.

See Also: Virtual Embodiment

Below, we offer a selection of links from our resource databases which may match this term.

Related Dictionary Entries for Embodiment:

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Autonomous Device

Autonomous Vehicle



Biometric Interface


Brain Machine Interface

Brain-Machine Interface

Cognitive AI

Cognitive Artificial Intelligence


Deep Learning Software

Distributed Intelligence System


Eccentric projection


Event Related Potential


Gait Analysis

Iterative Reconstruction


Locked In Syndrome

Machine Vision


Neural Feedback






Programmed Mind

Sensor Fusion

Sensory Immersion

Sensory Reference

Shadow People


Smart Device

Soft Robotics

Tactile Sensor




Tethered Viewpoint




Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Virtual Embodiment

Virtual People

Virtual Person


Resources in our database matching the Term Embodiment:

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Lessons from Simone: Avatar Embodiment
Simone is a seminal virtual reality film, and there are several aspects of both the technology of VR and the social impact, which the film carries off very well, and which deserve to stand on their own merits. One of these is of course one part of the driving point of the film; avatar embodiment.

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Embodiment: We React to Exposed Teeth Faster than Other Emotional Displays
Researchers from Germany have discovered strong evidence that with humans, picking faces out of a crowd has a lot less to do with the shape of the face, or the expression upon that face, and a lot more to do with whether the teeth are visible or not.

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An overview of the Robocop films and TV series' together with how they have much to say on the very real areas of augmented reality, embodiment and robotics. This article also serves as an index for our growing range of articles examining individual aspects of the series' and the issues they directly showcase.

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Adding Arms to Autonomous Aircraft
A research effort intending to challenge the present limits of embodiment and aviation, by adding dexterous, strong and gentle arms, and hands to UAVs. These to be capable of operating on external objects mid-flight.

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The Twilight Zone: The Lonely
A Twilight Zone episode from the late 1950s, comprising of a mix of substrate chauvinism, the psychology of loneliness, artificial intelligence, avatar psychology, and embodiment in one half hour long, blunt and honest package.

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Large Image Display: Simone: Mocap Synthespian
A scene from the film Simone, describing the merging of human and machine elements, creating an avatar embodiment which is half her human operator, and half artificially sourced. A scene showing something that is all too realistic, and very likely to occur for real.


Industry News containing the Term Embodiment:

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21 August 2009 - 21 August 2009
University of Geneva, Switzerland

"As machines get to be more and more like men, men will come to be more like machines" Joseph Krutch

The Swiss Center for Affective Sci...

March 15th 2014 - March 22nd 2014
Brides-les-Bains, France

The European Winter Conference on Brain Research (EWCBR) has a long and successful history. First organized in 1981 by Stylianos Nicola´dis together with colle...

19-21 July 2009
Town and Country Resort & Convention Center, San Diego, USA

The HCI International 2009 jointly with the affiliated Conference, held under one management and one Registration, invite you to San Diego, Ca...

Twitter, the social media site founded in 2006, still has its share of haters. But more and more serious writers have embraced it as a viable forum for short writing. We're not talking about links, random shout-outs or celebrity spoutings,...

The sound of the roar of a big cat is unique, a loud, deep bellowed roar that is the product of their unique larynx structure. Like with everything else in avatar design and embodiment, if you wish to duplicate something virtually, it is es...