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Beyond the Two Great Earthquakes: Building a Disaster-Resistant Nation with “Tough” Robots
Interview with Professor Satoshi Tadakoro of Tohoku University Updated in August 2021

This interview sheds light on disaster-relief robotic technology developed by Professor Tadokoro Satoshi of Tohoku University who experienced the 1995 Hanshin Awaji Earthquake. Read about how his team developed robots that can perform under devastating circumstances.
(From JST Science Japan - This article has been translated by Science Japan.)