Linux-Powered Clarinet Playing Robot Wins International Prize
Jun 20, 2008, 10:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Hendry)
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"A team of experts and students from NICTA and the University of
NSW have won first place in a major international technology
competition for developing a robotically operated, computer-driven
clarinet that runs on Linux.
"Developed over the last eight months, the automated clarinetist
beat a Dutch developed guitar playing robot to the top gong in the
Artemis Orchestra competition, thanks to its playing ability and
the high level of complexity in its mouthpiece design..."