ICRA 2016

SIMBot: New Advance Omnidirectional BallBot

SIMBot: New Advance Omnidirectional BallBot

Oct 7, 2016 @ 11:40 |  Spherical Induction Motor (SIM) Eliminates Robot’s Mechanical Drive System In 2005 Prof. Ralph Hollis invented the first BallBot, an elegantly simple robot whose tall, thin body glides atop a sphere slightly smaller than a bowling ball. It was patented in 2010. The latest version of that BallBot is SIMbot. Researchers […]

Track Robot Ourobot: Reinvention of Wheel

Track Robot Ourobot: Reinvention of Wheel

Aug 5, 2016 @ 18:57 | OUROBOT – A self Propelled Continuous Track Robot for Rugged Terrain Computer Engineering Students of Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences have reinvented the wheel. They developed a new kind of robotic wheel – Ourobot. Ourobot moves and overcomes obstacle like tank. It looks like a closed bicycle chain with […]

New Technique Controls Autonomous Vehicles in Extreme Conditions

New Technique Controls Autonomous Vehicles in Extreme Conditions

Jul 2, 2016 @ 16:56 | Georgia Institute of Technology | A Georgia Institute of Technology research team has devised a novel way to help keep a driverless vehicle under control as it maneuvers at the edge of its handling limits. The approach could help make self-driving cars of the future safer under hazardous road conditions. […]

Robot Videos of Week: Robotics Talk, Research, Innovation and Exhibition

Robot Videos of Week: Robotics Talk, Research, Innovation and Exhibition

May 29, 2016 @ 14:36 |  Robotics Talks: The Future is Here | Dennis Kambeitz | TEDxRundleAcademy What will happen in the near future when work and jobs are completely transformed by the robotics? Will society experience a significant paradigm shift? What will schools have to do so that the students of today are ready […]

Robot Videos of Week: ICRA Research, Future Weapons, Bio-Inspired Robots

Robot Videos of Week: ICRA Research, Future Weapons, Bio-Inspired Robots

May 21, 2016 @ 14:53 |  Next Future : Most Advanced Weapons of U.S Army – Full Documentary |  The documentry shows that how DARPA programs like Atlas: A humanoid robot, Aerial Reconfigurable Embedded System formerly TX: Cargo carrying UAV, ACTUV: A project to build an unmanned Anti-submarine warfare vessel, Ground X-Vehicle Technology etc will change the weapons of […]

A Bio-inspired Crawling-Jumping Robot

A Bio-inspired Crawling-Jumping Robot

May 19, 2016 @ 21:46 |  Robotist want to make a robot that can exhibit multiple locomotion like crawling, Jumping, climbing, Gliding, flying etc. Because each locomotion has it’s own advantages and disadvantages, a robot having single locomotion capability is not fit for all type of terrain and working environment.  So recent research on mobile […]

Indian Team, Autobots Wins the ICRA HRATC Challenge 2016

Indian Team, Autobots Wins the ICRA HRATC Challenge 2016

May 19, 2016 @ 18:53 |  Team Autobots, a Joint effort of two Indian Robotics companies, Sastra Robotics and Qbotics Labs won the third Humanitarian Robotics and Automation Technology Challenge in ICRA 2016. According to the UN Mine Action Service, landmines kill 15,000–20,000 people every year (mostly children) and maim countless more across 78 countries. […]

Japanese Team, NAIST wins ICRA 2016 Airbus Shop Floor Challenge

Japanese Team, NAIST wins ICRA 2016 Airbus Shop Floor Challenge

May 19, 2016 @ 17:05 |  Team NAIST (Nara Institute of Science and Technology) from Japan won the “Airbus Shop Floor Challenge” at ICRA 2016, world largest Robotics gathering in Sweden. After lunch session on 19th May Jury announced the result, NAIST team came on first place out of seven participating team from all over […]