Maritime Robotics

SeeByte and MIT Collaborating to Get Robots Working Together

SeeByte and MIT Collaborating to Get Robots Working Together

Jul 12, 2016 @ 18:49 |  SeeByte and MIT are working together to improve the transfer of autonomy research and development between different autonomy systems SeeByte (The company provides clients in the maritime sector with the most advanced software solutions to enhance the capabilities of their underwater sensors, vehicles and systems) and MIT (CSAIL) have announced […]

SAAB Develops Underwater Anti-IED Robot – Sea Wasp

SAAB Develops Underwater Anti-IED Robot – Sea Wasp

May 18, 2016 @ 21:44 |  Defense and security company Saab presented its remotely operated vehicle (ROV), Sea Wasp, at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space Exposition in National Harbor, Maryland. Sea Wasp, which relocates, identifies and neutralizes underwater improvised explosive devices (IEDs), is designed to combat below-the-surface terrorism. To produce the Sea Wasp, Saab leveraged technology […]

LiDAR can be used as Monitoring Tool for Marine Debris

LiDAR can be used as Monitoring Tool for Marine Debris

May 9, 2016 @ 20:20 |  LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) is a powerful cutting edge technology for 3 dimensional mapping, object detection, recognition and Identification. The LiDAR sensors are very much popular in mobile robotics for obstacle avoidance and mapping. Now according to a new science report published in Nature on 9th May 2016, […]

OceanOne, Stanford’s Humanoid Robot, Explores an Abandoned Shipwreck

OceanOne, Stanford’s Humanoid Robot, Explores an Abandoned Shipwreck

Apr 28, 2016 @ 14:35 |  Oussama Khatib, Professor of Computer science department, Stanford and his team made a humanoid robot, OceanOne, for exploration in deep oceans. OceanOne outfitted with human vision, haptic force feedback and an artificial brain – in essence, a virtual diver. The flagship of King Louis XIV sank here in 1664, […]

Can Pre-programmed Autonomous Underwater Vehicle make Real Time Decision?

Can Pre-programmed Autonomous Underwater Vehicle make Real Time Decision?

Feb 25, 2016 @ 16:39 | Paper demonstrates autonomous underwater vehicles can be pre-programmed to make independent decisions More than 70 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, yet scientists know more about space than about what happens in the ocean. One way scientists are trying to improve their understanding of the marine […]

Harvard Researchers give Soft Robotic Grippers for Deep Sea Exploration

Harvard Researchers give Soft Robotic Grippers for Deep Sea Exploration

21 January 2016 | Harvard | Soft robotic grippers improve ability to collect delicate underwater specimens During a 2014 talk on his exploration of deep sea coral reefs, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) marine biologist David Gruber showed a video of clunky robotic hands collecting fragile specimens of coral and sponges from […]

Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market worth 343.4 Million USD by 2020

Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market worth 343.4 Million USD by 2020

20 August 2015 | According to a new market research report “Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Market by Type (Shallow, Medium, Large), Application (Commercial, Scientific Research, Defense) & Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, RoW) – Analysis & Forecast to 2020”, the total autonomous underwater vehicles market is expected to reach USD 343.4 Million by 2020, at an […]