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Omron playing Ping-pong at the Ceatec… with a robot

At this years Ceatec, Omron presents a hands-on demonstration of the ping-pong robot. For continuation of ping-pong rallies, the robot forecasts the ball trajectory and velocity based on information about the movement of the human opponent and position of the ball. It then “thinks” and returns the ball to a spot facilitating return by the