In 2017, the network of American CaliBurger restaurants for cooking burgers – burgers – have begun to use robots. But the attraction technology will not replace people and open new jobs.
It is reported by Techxplore.
To administer the work of robots", Flippy" (Flippy), creating burgers that will be created by the team of experts - Miso Robotics.
"Miso Robotics was founded in July of 2016 Rob Anderson, Ryan Sinnamon and David Zito as a developer of a robotic kitchen assistant. The company sosredotochimsya the use of artificial intelligence and automation for solution of urgent orders in their restaurants," - said in the company.
Representatives of chain restaurants claim that the robot's program "Flippy" perfects every movement the better, the more often they flip burgers for a complete cooking experience.
"Flippy uses algorithms of actions, which become more accurate with each revolution of the hamburger. Unlike robot pipeline that should have all located in the exact ordered pattern, machine learning algorithms, Flippy allow him to choose raw burgers from the stack or flip the ones that are already on the grill, that is, to act in accordance with the situation", - specialists specified.
In this case the robot "Flippy" can be connected to the process and configure in less than five minutes. When switched on, integrated system that sends the orders from the counter back to the kitchen, according to Flippy" how many raw rolls to be cooked.
The robots are equipped with 6-axis arm that provides them with "hands on" greater freedom of action.
"Among other features "Flippy" is the seizure uncovered pies, moving them on a hot grill, monitoring cooking time and temperature of each Burger, and it can alert cooks that brought him cheese and other toppings – sauces, salads," - said in CaliBurger.