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Prof. Ramamoorthy features in the Computerphile podcast series

'Technology and implications of driverless cars'

IPAB members have papers accepted at IROS

International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2021.

IPAB and RAD group alumni successfully close pre-seed investment round

Dr Svetlin Penkov and Dr Daniel Angelov, co-founders of start-up company Efemarai

Ministerial Visit for Edinburgh Centre for Robotics

Minister for Science, Research and Innovation, Amanda Solloway MP

COVIBOT project examines doctors' perception of robots helping out during the pandemic

Professor Subramanian Ramamoorthy and his collaborators on the COVIBOT project looked into whether healthcare professionals are likely to accept being supported by robots to overcome hazards and risks related to COVID-19 transmission control.

Ram Ramamoorthy - Living with AI Podcast

“Would you trust a driverless car?”

Avatar XPrize Semi-finalists

Members of the SLMC group in collaboration with Touchlab qualify for the USA semi-finals.

Professor Vijayakumar secures two new Joint Industry Projects (JIP) with HONDA and Kawada

Professor Vijayakumar secures two new Joint Industry Projects (JIP) with HONDA and Kawada

Barbara Webb awarded five-year EPSRC Advanced Career Fellowship

AI insect-inspired approaches to robot grasping

Nine SLMC papers accepted at ICRA 2021

30 May - 5 June 2021 Xi'an, China

Harmony: Enhancing Healthcare with Assistive Robotic Mobile Manipulation

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar looks at flexible and safe autonomous mobile manipulation robots for use in human-centred environments by making fundamental contributions in cognitive mechatronic technologies as part of his new H2020 project, HARMONY.

Scotsman Inside Science

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar explains how robotics can lend a personal touch to human healthcare.

Dr. Alex Li - Teaching a Robot Dog New Tricks

Alex Li and team, in collaboration with Zhejiang University, have created a quick-thinking quadruped that has the ability to use pre-learned skills to respond and adapt to previously unseen situations.

Talos six-foot humanoid robot arrives in Edinburgh

Newest addition to the robotics research lab

Hakan Bilen and collaborators to host ECCV online tutorial

Weakly-Supervised Learning in Computer Vision - 28th August 2020.

Seven SLMC papers accepted at IROS 2020

International Conference on Intelligent Robotics and Systems - October 2020

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar to present at RSE Artificial Intelligence Event

30th June 2020 at 2pm - How Artificial Intelligence is changing our world

SLMC goes to CogX2020

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar will lead Collaborative Robotics and Autonomous Systems panel discussion - 8th June, 10am

Stefano Albrecht receives major grant from US Office of Naval Research

The project will develop new algorithms for explainable reasoning, learning, and interaction for ad-hoc multi-agent collaboration

Sethu Vijayakumar represents ECR at EISF 2020 **CANCELLED**

**Due to Coronavirus, this event has been cancelled** Edinburgh International Science Festival, 4 - 19 April 2020

Steve Tonneau paper accepted in IEE Transactions on Robots Journal

C-CROC: Continuous and Convex Resolution of Centroidal Dynamic Trajectories for Legged Robots in Multicontact Scenarios

TrimBot2020 launches animated short to encourage girls to get into STEM

Prof Bob Fisher, who leads the EC funded TrimBot 2020 project that delivered the world's first autonomous gardening robot would like more girls to study STEM. On the back of the project a video aimed at pre-school girls entitled ‘Ani’s Year in the Garden’ was commissioned.

Professor Vijayakumar to present at 'Hello Robot' exhibition

Thursday, 23rd January in the V&A Dundee.

AR puppy presented at Adobe MAX

The Mode Adaptive Neural Networks is adopted for controlling the AR puppy in Adobe Aero

Members of RAD group awarded best paper runner up at robot learning conference

Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL 2019), Oct 30-Nov 01 in Osaka, Japan

Professor Vijayakumar hosts UK-Japan Robotics and AI research collaboration workshop

Co-organised by The Alan Turing Institute and The Edinburgh Centre for Robotics

Dr Subramanian Ramamoorthy hosts RAI-NR workshop in Edinburgh

Robust Artificial Intelligence for Neurorobotics

Robotic autonomy in our complex world Event

Robotic autonomy in our complex world Event 15 Aug 2019 at Barbican Centre, London, EC2Y 8DS

Carl Allen and Timothy Hospedales awarded Best Paper Honourable Mention at ICML 2019

King - man + woman = queen: the hidden algebraic structure of words

Postdoctoral research position in multi-agent systems

Applications are invited for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow on the project “Model Criticism in Multi-Agent Systems”.

Pint of Science Festival 2019

Taking place 20-22 May 2019