Multi agent systems

Weekly Video: ROSCon 2016 Videos, Swarm Robots

Weekly Video: ROSCon 2016 Videos, Swarm Robots

Oct 23, 2016 @ 18:40 | ROSCon 2016 held at Seoul  in second week of October and the videos of keynotes and presentations are available online now. ROSCon 2016 Seoul Day 1: Introducing H ROS the Hardware Robot Operating System ROSCon 2016 Seoul Day 1: The robot blockly package programming ROS with blocks See all ROSCon […]

Rovables: Wearable Mini Mobile Robots

Rovables: Wearable Mini Mobile Robots

Oct 23, 2016 @ 16:29 | These future wearable technology will move around the human body, and will react to its host and the environment What if wearable devices could move around the body? For example,fingernail-sized robots that could seamlessly assemble into a wristwatch or a nametag. Current wearable technologies are immobile devices that are […]

SMORES – A Reconfigurable Modular Robot

SMORES – A Reconfigurable Modular Robot

Sep 19, 2016 @ 19:19 |  The SMORES modules can connect to one another using four electro-permanent (EP) magnets on each face to Accomplishing Tasks. SMORES (Self-assembling Modular Robot for Extreme Shape-shifting) is a modular robot developed at the GRASP Lab, University of Pennsylvania. Each module has four degrees of freedom (pan, tilt, and left/right wheels). […]

Team of Robots Learns to Work Together, Without Colliding

Team of Robots Learns to Work Together, Without Colliding

Sep 8, 2016 @ 02:10 | By Jason Maderer | maderer@gatech.edu With this new algorithm, the robots are using a set of safe states and barrier certificates to ensure each stays in its own safe set throughout the entire maneuver. When roboticists create behaviors for teams of robots, they first build algorithms that focus on the intended […]

1,007 Dancing Robots Break World Record in China

1,007 Dancing Robots Break World Record in China

Aug 6, 2016 @ 21:09 |  Ever Win Company & Ltd., China, 1,007 dancing robots created a new world record for the most robots dancing simultaneously. Have you ever seen Robot dance? Watch a record number of robots, 1007 robots dancing together. Last weekend at the Qingdao Beer Festival in Shandong, China, 1,007 dancing robots created […]

Drexel’s Microswimmer Robots Can Work Together — And Apart

Drexel’s Microswimmer Robots Can Work Together — And Apart

Jul 28, 2016 @ 18:37 |  While developing microswimmer robots for surgical and targeted drug delivery applications, Drexel researchers demonstrated the chain-like robots ability to split apart, operate individually, then link back together. Drexel University researchers, led by MinJun Kim, PhD, a professor in the College of Engineering, have successfully pulled off a feat that […]

A ROS-based Framework for Swarm Robotics

A ROS-based Framework for Swarm Robotics

Jun 23, 2016 @ 16:58 |  microsswarmframework – a ROS based programming framework for swarm robotics using Buzz programming language May be you have seen ants working together in a large scale to achieve a common goal. It looks very interesting but more than that it is very challenging job. By seeing them first question […]