Ever wanted to play air hockey with a robot? Now you can with this project designed by four electrical engineering students. Their robot uses a camera and a microcontroller. The camera sees the puck and calculates its trajectory as it heads toward its goal. A mechanical “arm” moves the mallet to deflect the puck back at the player almost every time!

See it in action and watch Jorden Sorenson explain the details:

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FriJan20

Junior Visit Day

12:00am-11:59pm

MSOE Kern Center

FriJan20

Grohmann Museum Gallery Night

5:00pm-9:00pm

Grohmann Museum