Pint of Science Festival 2019
Taking place 20-22 May 2019
CDT-RAS funding renewed
£18m funding boost for Robotics research in Scotland
National Museum of Scotland exhibition - Robots
The Robotics exhibition is now open at Chamber Street, Edinburgh and will run until 5 May 2019.
Michael Herrmann appointed as guest Professor with GIIM
Guangdong Institute of Intelligent Manufacturing (GIIM)
SIGGRAPH 2018 - keynote speech includes UoE mention
University of Edinburgh character animation work mentioned in NVIDIA CEO keynote speech
Bayes Centre now open
IPAB staff locations
Bob Fisher - UK representative
International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR)
Bob Fisher - book publication
3D Shape Analysis: Fundamentals, Theory, and Applications
GIIM visit IPAB and Edinburgh Centre for Robotics
Guangdong Institute of Intelligent Manufactoring (GIMM)
ANYmal at Goodwood Festival of Speed
12-15 July, Chichester.
Sony Playstation game launch - Bob Fisher
'Detroit: Become Human' developed by Quantic Dream
CVPR Tutorial 2018 - Hakan Bilen
18th June 2018, Salt Lake City, USA
Sethu Vijayakumar speaking at TEDx Glasgow
Friday, 1st June 2018
IPAB YouTube channel
Videos showcasing research projects of IPAB members.
Pint of Science: Designing Robots and AI for the future
Wednesday, 16 May, 2018 - 19:00.
Professor Sethu Vijayakumar speaks at OGTC's Tech20
The Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has launched a series of weekly events called 'Tech20'
Artificial Intelligence in the Cinema collection events
AI in the Cinema collection events lead by Bob Fisher including Forbidden Planet, Dystopian AI and Philip K Dick Day.
Karctic Subr secures funding
Holey Sampling: Topological Analysis of Sampling Patterns for Assessing Error in High-Dimentional Quadrature project
Festival of Creative Learning 2018: AI in the Cinema - Dystopia now?
The Festival of Creative Learning is a year-long festival exploring creative learning and innovation at the University of Edinburgh (UoE).
Prof Sethu Vijayakumar on BBC Radio Scotland
An interview with Prof Sethu Vijayakumar will air as part of BBC Radio Scotland's Brainwaves series
Taku Komura delivers key note speech at CVMP 2017
CVMP 2017 - The 14th European Conference on Visual Media Production
IIT-Delhi GIAN Workshop - Sethu Vijayakumar
5th -9th December 2017
EPSRC RAI Hub Awards
Three major EPSRC RAI Hub Awards to boost Robotics Research Portfolio at University of Edinburgh
Febrian Rachmadi receives Best Student Paper Award
Febrian Rachmadi receives Best Student Paper Award at IEE ICACSIS 2017
Sethu Vijayakumar - keynote speaker at IGD Leaders Forum: Dealing with Disruption
London - October 18th, 2017.
Taku Komura and Daniel Holden - Youtube video attracts nearly 500,000 views.
Phase-functioned Neural Network for Character Animation
Sethu Vijayakumar to deliver Franco-Scottish Lecture at The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE)
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 (6:00pm – 7:30pm)
Robots for Resilient Infrastructure Competition - 1st prize win!
The Robots for Resilient Infrastructure Competition was an International Robotics Challenge Event held at the University of Leeds June 27-28, 2017.
Simona Nobili won a travel award to the 2017 RSS Women in Robotics Workshop
Simona Nobili, PhD candidate in the Institute of Perception, Action and Behaviour, has won a travel award to the 2017 RSS Women in Robotics Workshop.
Smart Robots for Intelligent Warehousing: from Research to Translation
Researchers from Statistical Machine Learning and Motor Control Group have recently received boost in funding from various sources to further their study on novel solutions for automated supermarkets and warehouses.
Welcoming our robotic assistants @ Pint of Science
Subramanina Ramamoorthy will be speaking at the Pint of Science event on 16th May.
Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas: Climate Change in a Connected World
Subramanian Ramamoorthy was a panelist at the The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas: Climate Change in a Connected World event at the Edinburgh International Science Festival.
Bob Fisher selected to represent UK at IAPR
Bob Fisher selected to represent UK at IAPR
Successful bid to host 2020 European Conference on Computer Vision
General Chairs Vitto Ferrari and Bob Fisher (with other GCs Schmid and Trucco) have been successful in their bid to host the 2020 European Conference on Computer Vision in Edinburgh. This is the largest computer vision conference in Europe, held bi-annually, with about 1500 delegates expected. The conference will be held in the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
Stanford AI Distinguished Speaker Series talk - Subramanian Ramamoorthy
Subramanian Ramamoorthy gave a talk as part of this series within the Stanford AI Laboratory, on 10th June 2016.
Valkyrie and The ECR Attract National Media Coverage
On May 4th, BBC journalists and crew came to the Robotarium East at the University of Edinburgh to report on our NASA Valkyrie Project for a special BBC News feature that was live streamed on the BBC Facebook page at 6pm.
Robot Lab & 'Technologies of the Future: Today'
James Garforth, Edinburgh Centre for Robotics student, organised the events Robot Lab and Technologies of the Future, Today. Robot Lab ran from 26th to the 30th March in the National Museum of Scotland and consisted of a series demos that showcased the research carried out at the Centre by current students.
ECR hosts ERF 2017
Edinburgh Centre for Robotics is pleased to announce that next year’s European Robotics Forum will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland, from 22nd to 24th March 2017. The Centre's application to host this event was approved early January this year by EU Robotics.