Ranchi man creates humanoid robot Rashmi, Indian rendition of ‘Sophia’
Ranchi man Ranjit Srivastava,38, has created Indian variant of ‘Sophia,’ a social humanoid robot created by a Hong Kong based organization, named Rashmi which can communicate in Hindi, Bhojpuri and Marathi alongside English.
The engineer asserted it as world’s first Hindi talking practical humanoid robot and India’s first lip-syncing robot. Rashmi utilizes semantic translation (LI), man-made consciousness (AI), visual information and facial acknowledgment frameworks.
“Rashmi works under an extraordinarily planned programming and etymological elucidation framework created by me. The LI program investigations the sentiment of the discussion while AI program examinations the discussion to remove the reaction from the gadget,” Srivastava said.
Specialists named it a mind boggling accomplishment. “I have not known about any Hindi talking robot in India. Despite the fact that I have not seen the robot, it is mind boggling on the off chance that it was produced,” said Dr Somnath Chattopadhyaya, relate educator of IIT-Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, who is likewise the senior member of development and brooding.
An ace of business organization (MBA), Srivastava, who has mastery in programming improvement of over 15 years, has built up the talking robot in two years at a small cost of Rs 50,000.
“It will take multi month more to give it finish state of a human. Head and body have been created and they are working appropriately. Process is on to add hands and legs to it,” Srivastava said.Proprietor of Lotus Communication, a Ranchi based programming organization, Srivastava, said the robot has numerous highlights other than the lip-matching up. It gives facial, eye, lips, and eyebrow articulations and it can move its neck.
“Humanoid robot is the need of future age. It can function as bank assistant, partner, companion of forlorn individuals and others,” he asserted. Ask the robot anything, it will answer in a similar way. On the off chance that the robot is let you know are appalling, it answers… go to hellfire. Let’s assume you are excellent, it will answer bless your heart.
At the point when gotten some information about her most loved performing artist, it answered Shahrukh Khan. “It can talk for quite a long time with a man and it perceives the individual after couple of gatherings because of cameras fitted in its eyes,” Srivastava said.
Who enlivened Srivastava to respond to the talking robot call, he said it was Sophia. “When I saw it and its capacities, I figured it could be created and chosen to build up a Hindi talking robot in July 2016,” said Srivastava, who has created numerous product for various branches of the state government. A large number of his product got national acknowledgment.
Ranjit cases to have created e-Nibandhan gateway for enrollment division, which got Scotch honor, e-library for data and open connection office, tourism entrance for tourism office, which won national tourism grant.