Virtual robotic car racing with Python and TORCS
A highly visual (racing videos) presentation showing the TORCS racing simulator, a Python implementation of a virtual robot car, and a covering of the basic AI algorithms required to make the wheels go round. AI, math, Python and eye candy. What could possibly go wrong... what indeed :)
Tennessee works at the Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research. He has been a Python programmer for many years, and now manages a small team of developers working on sophisticated weather forecasting software. He's also into AI, dabbling with robotics, and is generally fascinated by computing.