From Vivaldi to Wagner to Schubert

Some of the work in the lab has to do with movement variation with different music.  In a similar field, new research has been able to categorize periods of music in a very short sample size.  Depending on the algorithm, it could mean it is possible to generate dance moves in realtime. Source: IBM Music may soothe a savage beast.…

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New Technology Could Engineer the Perfect Baseball Swing

Although many people use motion capture technology to analyze sports movements, this research takes a different approach.  In short, it analyzes the baseball bat trajectory and information which abstracts the persons movement to only the end effector. Source CBSSport and Mashable What if a baseball coach could truly determine what a player must do to hit the ball out of the…

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