06th - 11th October 2016

Alice in cockroachland

Thursday 12th October 2006 from 16h30 to 18h30
Salle 1 / Auditorium

Directed by
Jean-Pierre Gibrat
Produced by
Trans Europe Film, ARTE France, CNRS Images, Media Programme of the European Community

Documentary, France, 2006, 52 min

Belgian Swiss and French researchers are studying the possibility of creating a joint environment with cockroaches and small autonomous robots. The program Leurre comes to an end today and the results are truly amazing: they show that a group of robots can influence the behavior of an animal society.


Debate with :

  • Jean-Louis Deneubourg, physicist-chemist, Université Libre de Bruxelles
  • José Halloy, physicist-chemist, Université Libre de Bruxelles
  • Claire Detrain, ethologist, Université Libre de Bruxelles
  • Gilles Caprari, robotics Autonomous Systems Lab Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
  • Colette Rivault, ethologist at the Université Rennes 1
  • Grégory Sempo

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Diffusion sur Ushuaïa TV lundi 23 novembre à 21h50
(Rediffusions le 28/11 à 15h50, le 4/12 à 00h41 et le 15/12 à 18h40)