Ken Goldberg and robot surgery

Would you trust a robot surgeon to operate on you?

The role of surgeons may change dramatically as more and more surgical tasks are automated within the next 10 years, says Ken Goldberg, a roboticist and  professor of industrial engineering who recently programmed a da Vinci surgical robot in his lab to conduct surgical incisions.

Topics: Berkeley Engineering in the News, Industrial engineering, Health, Robotics & AI