Himawari: A plant robot

Akira Nakayasu, Kiyoshi Tomimatsu

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Himawari is a sunflower robot composed of mechanical parts and electronic parts, such as servo motors, LEDs and shape-memory alloy actuators, that reacts, slowly and fluidly, facing and communicating to humans in front of it.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2009
EventSIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09 - New Orleans, LA, United States
Duration: 2009 Aug 32009 Aug 7


ConferenceSIGGRAPH 2009: Posters, SIGGRAPH '09
CountryUnited States
CityNew Orleans, LA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Software

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