Scientist who is known for his design and development of robotic machines that exhibit human attributes. He wrote the first 19 publications in robotic neurobiology.
He served in the Navy during World War II.
He postulated that the human brain and the consciousness and emotional characteristics associated with it, is an organic Darwinian adaptation.
He has five sons from his marriage to Anda Meisels.
His work in robotics is directly tied to the work of Charles Darwin.