Sophia is Hanson Robotics’ latest and most advanced robot to date and a cultural icon. She has become a media darling, appearing on major media outlets around the world, igniting the interest of people regardless of age, gender, and culture, even gracing the cover of one of the top fashion magazines.  Her press coverage has […]

Zeno is a 17 inch tall, 4.5 pound humanoid robot boy. The prototype was unveiled at the 2007 Wired Nextfest, and was described as an intelligent “conversational robot” that will ultimately be part of Hanson’s “Robokind” line of personal, interactive bots. Hanson

The android portrait of Philip K. Dick–an intelligent, evolving robotic recreation of the sci-fi writer who authored VALIS, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, UBIK, and many other masterworks. By resurrecting PKD as an android, we seek to realize genius-level AI with compassion and creativity. While we have a long way to go, even the […]

Jules is an amazingly life like robot, something of a “complete package” with a combination of interesting features. By integrating natural language processing with ASR, TTS, computer vision, artistry, and narrative, you can have a natural, interactive conversation with Jules. The software allowing Jules such advanced capacity for interaction was developed in collaboration with Personality […]

Han made his public debut in April 2015 at the Global Sources Electronics Fair in Hong Kong. While at the event, Han took questions from the crowd surrounding his booth, participated in multiple media interviews, and tried to convince anyone who would listen he needed “just a few minutes more” of drone-flying practice to perfect […]

Albert Einstein HUBO debuted in November 2005 at the APEC Summit in Seoul, Korea. The culmination of a collaboration between Hanson Robotics and the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, the robot is the world’s first android head mounted on a life-size walking robotic frame.  In 2009, Dr. Hanson gave a TED Talk in […]

BINA48, short for Breakthrough Intelligence via Neural Architecture, is a humanoid robot, consisting of a bust-like head and shoulders mounted on a frame, developed by Hanson Robots and released in 2010. BINA48 was modeled after Bina Aspen through more than one hundred hours in compiling all of her memories, feelings, and beliefs. BINA48 engages in conversation […]

  ALICE ALICE serves as a cognitive research robot at the famous MIRA-lab in the University of Geneva. Hanson Robotics, the founding member of The INDIGO consortium won over $6M Euro in EU funding, and its collaborative research resulting in ground-breaking robots and open-source software, and numerous publications. Additionally the Aleph robot served the INDIGO […]