Where the Robots Meet the Road: ‘Mcity’ to Test Self-Driving Cars
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The University of Michigan, working with several major automakers, is prepping Mcity for safe trials of multiple vehicles alongside one another.
(June 22, 2015)
RoboLaw Expert Tries to Educate European Legislators
As the European Parliament considers funding and regulation around robotics, one researcher studies liability.
(June 15, 2015)
The Essential Interview: Esben Østergaard of Universal Robots
Eben Ostergaard, co-founder of Universal Robots, describes how his experiences as a researcher in different countries help him lead his company.
(June 10, 2015)
Autonomous Solutions Grows Despite Mineral Price Slide
ASI, which creates add-ons for vehicle automation, looks to fleet control software for long-term growth.
(May 27, 2015)
Overheard at RoboBusiness Europe 2015
Presenters and attendees discuss the state of European robotics and things to improve.
(April 29, 2015)
MassRobotics Seeks to Build Industry Standards
Daniel Theobald, CTO of Vecna Technologies, discusses his hopes for MassRobotics to help the entire industry.
(April 23, 2015)
Vecna CTO Talks About Nurturing Roboticists
Qualified roboticists are hard to find, but talent and altruism can be developed.
(April 22, 2015)
Australian Efforts to Hone Robotic Vision Get Government Support
The Australian Centre for Robotic Vision is working to improve machine vision for tasks such as fruit picking and environmental monitoring.
(March 25, 2015)
Robotics Research at the Colorado School of Mines Ranges Far and Wide
Researchers at the Colorado School of Mines have developed robots for refinery inspection, as well as rehabilitation and laparoscopic surgery.
(March 18, 2015)
CMU Names Martial Hebert Director of Robotics Institute
Martial Hebert, a leading researcher in computer vision and robotics at Carnegie Mellon University since 1984, will become director of the university’s Robotics Institute. Hebert succeeds Matthew Mason, head of the institute for the last decade, who will return his focus to teaching and to his research on robotic manipulation.
(November 06, 2014)
Montreal’s ÉTS Focuses on Real-World Robotics
Montréal's L'École de Technologie Supérieure, one of the largest engineering school's in Canada, is helping to pioneer the world of precision robotics. We go inside the school's Control and Robotics Laboratory to find the secret to success.
(October 01, 2014)
The Essential Interview: Mark Tilden, Inventor of BEAM Robotics
Mark Tilden, the father of BEAM robotics, discuss the several decade evolution of his Biomech technologies.
(September 12, 2014)
Seegrid Names Jim Rock CEO
Jim Rock, former president of Vocollect Healthcare by Honeywell, has been named CEO of Seegrid. The move may enhance stability at Seegrid, which has been referred to in two recent and still-pending lawsuits.
(September 12, 2014)