TRoIP — TeleRobotics over Internet Protocol

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Submitted by dsanden 2010-05-11 13:26:33 EDT

Theme: Digital Infrastructure
Idea Status: -5 | Total Votes: 11 | Comments: 3

Benefits:

  • Cut GHG from commuting
  • Offset demographic shifts by importing dexterous task labor
  • Improve service labor utilization rate from 60% by loadbalancing and rolling labor over time zones

Costs:

  • Infrastructure must support image stream one way and telerobotic commands the other way with low latency

Comments


dsanden — 2010-05-26 09:56:20 EDT wrote

Robonaut NASA R2 anthropomorphic telerobot


dsanden — 2010-05-26 10:11:47 EDT wrote

Canadarm and canadarm2 telerobot


colan — 2010-06-22 23:54:43 EDT wrote

See Carbon Credits for Telecommuting instead.

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