A. BROOKS is Director of the MIT Computer Science and Artificial
Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), and Panasonic Professor of Panasonic
Professor of Robotics. He is also Chief Technical Officer
of iRobot Corporation.
He starred as himself in the Errol Morris movie "Fast, Cheap and Out of Control"; named for one of his scientific papers, a Sony Classics picture, now available on videocassette. His most recent book was Flesh and Machines: How Robots Will Change Us.
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