Genetic Algorithms Generate Bespoke 3D Printed Robots

Genetic Algorithms Generate Bespoke 3D Printed Robots

German tech institute ushers self replicating robots into reality.

Stephen Fortune
  • 30 november 2010

Genetic algorithms, of various shapes and sizes, abound in a number of design fields, most prominently in architecture. The Fraunhofer Institute has now incorporated them into everyday life through the power of 3D printing, by using these algorithms to create specialized robots, which is a potentially game changing moment in design.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.