Category Archives: News

Flying, flocking, and squirming robots at IROS

By | October 17, 2011

Last month, the International Conference on Robotics and Intelligent Systems (IROS) celebrated 50 years of robotics. If the program was anything to go by, there was more going on than a team of interested people could keep up with. New Scientist has a short video of some of the more creative robots demonstrated in their… Read More »

Imperial College Robot Team aims for Eurobot

By | January 23, 2010

Imperial College are intending to field a team in the Eurobot competition in May 2010. On their public blog they are busy providing interesting updates on their progress. For those not familiar with Eurobot, this is a large, international amateur robotics contest that has been running since 1998. Find out more about Eurobot here: http://www.eurobot.org/eng/index.php… Read More »

Rise of the Robots Update

By | May 19, 2008

I have just returned form the Rise of the Robots event at the National Space Centre in Leicester. Just one of many specially themed weekends they hold, this proved a great success for exhibitors and guests alike. Visitors were able to experience a variety of robotic experiences from the mayhem of Robot Wars to the… Read More »