Guide to "Shakey the Robot" [videorecording]

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
November 2010
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Overview

Call Number: V0209
Creator: Stanford University
Title: "Shakey the Robot" [videorecording]
Dates: 1995
Physical Description: 0.125 Linear feet (1 videotape-VHS)
Summary: Program of the Bay Area Computer History Perspectives held at SRI International on October 24, 1995, on a 1970 SRI project to create a robot (dubbed Shakey) that used rudimentary artificial intelligence to interact with its surroundings. Speakers were Nils Nilsson, Charles Rosen, Bertram Raphael, Bruce Donald, Richard Fikes, Peter Hart, and Stuart Russell. The video includes clips from the original "Shakey the Robot" movie.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: specialcollections@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

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Cite As

"Shakey the Robot" (V0209). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Program of the Bay Area Computer History Perspectives held at SRI International on October 24, 1995, on a 1970 SRI project to create a robot (dubbed Shakey) that used rudimentary artificial intelligence to interact with its surroundings. Speakers were Nils Nilsson, Charles Rosen, Bertram Raphael, Bruce Donald, Richard Fikes, Peter Hart, and Stuart Russell. The video includes clips from the original "Shakey the Robot" movie.

Access Terms

Donald, Bruce R.
Donald, Bruce R.
Fikes, Richard E.
Fikes, Richard E.
Hart, Peter.
Hart, Peter.
Nilsson, Nils J., 1933-
Raphael, Bertram.
Raphael, Bertram.
Rosen, Charles.
Rosen, Charles.
Russell, Stuart J. (Stuart Jonathan).
Russell, Stuart J., (Stuart Jonathan)
Artificial intelligence--California--San Francisco Bay Area--History.
Artificial intelligence--History.--California--San Francisco Bay Area
Robotics--California--San Francisco Bay Area--History.
Robotics--History.--California--San Francisco Bay Area

Related/Analytical Title

Bay Area computer history perspectives.

Collection Contents

Box 1

Video