Robot technology Grilling Sausages

There are unique at a summer party event in Berlin, Germany. Feast titled Stallw├Ąchterparty 2016 was graced by a robot chef grills bratwurst – designation of sausage in German. It appears in a video uploaded to youtube that this robot works completely automatically without the intervention of human controllers. With a claw on the robot arm, he nimbly flipping through a sausage on a hot grill.

Robot chef made by the independent German institute named FZI Living Lab Service Robotics is equipped with several parts that support its work. Two cameras, each highlighting a tray of uncooked sausage and a sausage grill, serves as the robot’s eyes. The camera detects the position of sausage, empty place to put raw sausage on the grill, even to see the maturity level of the sausage. A set of robotic arm with a degree of freedom of movement multi-dimensional spearhead the work robot to be a chef. A large screen placed behind the robot to show visitors the visualization of the “eye” and the robot control system. Last is a touch-screen tablet that is placed on the front of the kitchen as a place for visitors to order the menu they want, although admittedly, the menu is available only bratwurst alone.

The presence of the chef even this robot into separate entertainment for 2400 invitees present at the party. Total until the show ended she had baked 200 sausages. The invitation appears quite enthusiastic with the presence of the robot. Moreover, the robot is also polite enough to occasionally say “Lass es dir schmecken!”, Which means approximately is “Enjoy your meal!”

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