In urban search and rescue (USAR) applications, robots play a pivotal role. As USAR is time sensitive, swarm of robots is preferred over single robot for victim search. Tethered robots are widely used in USAR applications because tether provides robust data communication and power supply. The problem with using tethers in a collapsed, unstructured… (More)
A role play activity, in which people become tethered search robots, was trialled. The main constraint was space on the science centre floor, which reduced the effectiveness of the message.