Today, NAO is the leading humanoid robot being used in research and education worldwide.
Robotics is the fastest growing and most advanced technology used in education and research. The NAO humanoid robot is the ideal platform for teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) concepts at all levels.
By using the NAO platform, instructors and researchers stay current with major technical and commercial breakthroughs in programming and applied research. Using NAO guarantee students, the best possible career and college readiness!
It is equipped with many sensors: Tactile Sensors, Ultrasonic sensors, A Gyro, An Accelerometer, Force Sensors, Infrared sensors, 2 HD Cameras, 4 Microphones and high accuracy digital encoders on each joint. It has two processors on board: an Intel Atom 1.6Ghz (The main computer includes SSD drive, WiFi, Bluetooth and wired network) and an additional ARM-9 processor in its chest.
The advanced software package includes a full SDK and API in Java, C++, C# (.NET) and Python. Every robot comes standard with Choregraphe, an award-winning software that makes it easy to program the robot using a drag-and-drop interface which simplifies the programming for new and advanced users alike. The software package includes an advanced simulation software based on Webots.
We have a spectrum of fully developed lesson plans and activities for teachers of all types from grades 4 to 14. Developed in conjunction with educators in the field, these classes have been tested and optimized to impart critical STEM lessons.