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Susannah Odell

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Susannah works as a policy adviser at the Royal Society. She is a Cambridge and LSE graduate with experience in policy, research and communications. Interested in emerging tech, environmental, and urban issues.

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How can we create robots that can carry out important tasks in dangerous environments? Machine learning is supporting advances in the field of robotics. To find out more, we talked to Dr Rustam Stolkin, Royal Society Industry Fellow for Nuclear Robotics, Professor of Robotics at the University of Birmingham, and Director at A.R.M Robotics Ltd, about his work combining machine learning and robotics to create practical solutions to nuclear problems.