Cornell Wins AUVC Competition

cornell_auvsi_09-300x225A team from Cornell University has won the 12th annual Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Competition withe their robot called Nova.  This year’s competition was called Diving Dozen.

The robot had to complete an underwater obstacle course complete with firing torpedoes and recovering a suitcase full of secret documents.  Check out all the rules here (pdf file).

Click through for video highlights from the competition.

Link via (Engadget)

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