Building a Base – Robotic Mount Design

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 08 Aug 2019 7:00 PM It’s time to turn to the framing and wheels of the telepresence robot. We want something like the PadBot U2 designed on the Cheap! So far we have: Motor driver, motors (chosen for proper torque), Arduino controls. At this meetup we will turn to drafting…

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Introductory Reinforcement Learning Series

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 27 Oct 2019 3:00 PM This presentation will focus onDQN – Deep Q-NetworkTime permitting, we may briefly touchDouble Q LearningDueling DQNMember Presentation of pybullet/Maze code ( if any) We want to grow an AI community in Rockville Science Space.We welcome enthusiasts from all experience levels We encourage experts or more…

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Project Assistance Night

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 25 Jul 2019 7:00 PM Good people, who have traveled from villages near and far, lend me your ears! We have multiple requests for assistance with projects – and we are turning to two requests tonight: We will hand the floor to Varun, who is assisting Cheryl with the touchscreen…

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Introductory Reinforcement Learning Series

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 13 Oct 2019 3:00 PM This presentation will focus onDQN – Deep Q-NetworkTime permitting, we may briefly touchDouble Q LearningDueling DQNMember Presentation of pybullet/Maze code ( if any) We want to grow an AI community in Rockville Science Space.We welcome enthusiasts from all experience levels We encourage experts or more…

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Build Night – Beagle Bone Black

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 18 Jul 2019 7:00 PM We are returning to the BeagleBone Black/LCD device that MoCo Maker member Cheryl is using for her start-up. In particular, we will restore an OS, and try out other browsers recommended for the LXQt graphics engine:https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/LXQt:_Suggested_Applications We will continue to explore of full-screen browser launch…

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Hacking a Drone – WiFi Data

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 11 Jul 2019 7:00 PM Let’s extract a data stream from a drone. This is a similar technique to taking over a drones control (for legitimate reasons), but we are focusing on grabbing the video feed. This is an exploratory event to see what’s possible. Domain experts would be very…

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MoCo Makers Group

Every week we explore some aspect of being a maker including:
– Microcontroller
– Software
– Fabrication: 3D Printing, CNC, Laser, etc
– Tech Entrepreneurship
– Basic science

Join a collaborative community for a different topic each week!

Introductory Reinforcement Learning Series

View On Meetup.com Date Sunday, 29 Sep 2019 3:00 PM This presentation will focus onDQN – Deep Q-NetworkTime permitting, we may briefly touchDouble Q LearningDueling DQNMember Presentation of pybullet/Maze code ( if any) We want to grow an AI community in Rockville Science Space.We welcome enthusiasts from all experience levels We encourage experts or more…

Temperature – A Techical Disussion

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 01 Aug 2019 7:00 PM Unlock your potential with a discussion on kinetic energy – and temperature. Special speaker Robert will describe temperature in a more nuanced way than is common. We will touch on concepts of “bulk” measurement, SI fundamentals and Kelvins, black body objects, and Brownian motion. Let’s…

Touch Screen Displays and Servers

View On Meetup.com Date Thursday, 27 Jun 2019 7:00 PM We are helping MoCo Maker member Cheryl build a prototype – now with a working and tested touch-screen display running on a Beagle Bone Black – we will turn to a full-screen, multi-button interface.There are many ways to handle this project. Due to familiarity, we…