TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – The mannequin robot of Sharif university of technology ranked among the top eight in ICSR 2017 Robot Design Competition, Japan.

Director of the Center of Excellence in Design, Robotics, and Automation of Sharif University of Technology Ali Meghdari said “22 countries attended the 9th International Conference on Social Robotics which was held last week in Tsukuba, Japan. ROMA robot mannequin of Sharif University of technology ranked among the top eight robot designs and received memorial award.”

ROMA is the first Iranian mannequin robot which has been designed and produced by the students and professors at Sharif University of Technology,” he added.

Director of the Center of Excellence in Design, Robotics, and Automation of Sharif University of Technology asserted “attractive and unique design, kinetic abilities, humanoid joints in neck, shoulders and the elbows, 360 degrees rotation of the torso and movement controlling and programing through Android Apps are some of the features of this robot.”

“ROMA mannequin robot can also be programmed to carry out different kinetic scenarios consecutively, has access to artificial intelligence and can identify customers, move toward them and play an audio message (welcoming the customer and introducing the clothing item to them),” he added.

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