Robotics expert shows how Star Wars robots don’t mirror reality

Robotics is a red-hot industry that’s evolving by literal leaps and bounds, and the top researchers in the field are also some of sci-fi’s craziest fans.

Robin Murphy, the Raytheon professor of computer science and engineering at Texas A&M University, specializes in artificial intelligence for robotics. As part of her curriculum, she writes Science Fiction, Science Fact, a series of provocative, engaging articles explaining the myriad differences between the robots and droids found in popular science fiction movies and the best sci-fi tv shows and real robots and autonomous machines that work in the real world.

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