Engineering students at UC San Diego are programming self-driving mail delivery carts that use LIDAR to navigate the busy campus. Contextual Robotics Institute Director Henrik Christensen (second from right) said the project gives students skills that are in high demand. Photo courtesy of the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Engineering students at UC San Diego are programming self-driving mail delivery carts that use LIDAR to navigate the busy campus. Contextual Robotics Institute Director Henrik Christensen (second from right) said the project gives students skills that are in high demand. Photo courtesy of the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

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