Nedo Introduces New Disaster Response Robots


The Sakura remote-controlled transfer robot, developed by Chiba... News PhotoAsia,Campus,Chiba City,Chiba Prefecture,Development,East Asia,Emergencies and Disasters,Exchanging,Finance,Horizontal,Japan,Order,Remote Controlled,Research,Robot,Technology,University,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergThe Sakura remote-controlled transfer robot, developed by Chiba Institute of Technology's (CIT) Future Robotics Technology Center (fuRo) in the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization's (NEDO) unmanned anti-disaster system research and development project, is operated during a demonstration at the university's Shibazono campus in Narashino City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. NEDO, Japan's largest public R&D management organization, introduced its latest disaster response robot technologies today. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images