University of Minnesota
April 16, 2013
Big Ten Network videos highlight U of M pace-setters
The Big Ten Network has produced videos starring four University of Minnesota researchers, from the areas of neuroscience, invasive species research, and robotics.
This week we highlight robotics expert Nikos Papanikolopoulos (please note that this is the correct spelling). His Scout robots can perform reconnaissance in risky military, hostage, or rescue situations.
Fisheries expert Peter Sorensen, who is leading the charge to thwart the disruption of lakes and rivers by invasive species of carp:
Neuroscientist Karen Ashe, who has genetically engineered mouse models of Alzheimer's disease used in research on the disease worldwide: