January 11, 2013 4:04
Diego-san — a new robot that can express emotions. Android was created by specialists of the University of California at San Diego, in collaboration with companies Kokoro Co. and Hanson Robotics, reports Gizmag. Engineers have tried to make it look like a one year old child, but the robot was a bit more due to the fact that the developers abandoned the use of the expensive miniature components.
Height of the robot is 130 cm Weight — 30 kg. The body is equipped with 44 pneumatic android. The head unit has 27 moving parts.
Diego-san is able to express a variety of emotions, including laughter, fear, surprise.