ITU researcher receives artificial life-award

Sebastian RisiResearchDigital Design Departmentartificial intelligenceawards

August 6, 2018

Associate professor at The IT University of Copenhagen, Sebastian Risi, receives “Distinguished Young Investigator Award.”

Super Mario landscape.

AI generates new challenges for Mario

Sebastian RisiDigital Design DepartmentResearchcomputer gamesartificial intelligence

June 13, 2018

A group of researchers has developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that automatically generates new levels for computer games. The technology opens up for new possibilities for adapting the difficulty of game levels to individual players.

Robot printer.

New robot printer spits out recyclable robots

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July 3, 2017

In just 13 minutes, a newly developed robot printer can transform an aluminum wire with little motors attached into a functional robot that can be recycled and reused for other purposes. Researchers from the IT University of Copenhagen (ITU), MIT and Columbia, among others, are behind the invention, which might eventually be used in space or in disaster situations.