News and Events

Find out what has been happening recently in the SLMC group.

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar at Data Summit 2022

3rd & 4th November 2022 - EICC, Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh-Digital University Kerala MoU signing

St. James Court, London – 11th October 2022

Impact of UKIERI collaborations

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar takes part in a short film highlighting the impact of the UKIERI collaborations

Papers accepted at IROS 2022 Conference

Three SLMC papers accepted at IROS 2022

Deputy First Minister visits Edinburgh Centre for Robotics

John Swinney MSP visits The University of Edinburgh Wednesday 24th August 2022

IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA2022), Philadelphia USA

Three members of the SLMC team present their work at ICRA 2022

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar presents keynote speech at Altair Executive Dinner

Invited Keynote and Panellist at Altair Executive Dinner & Networking Event

Published Paper IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (RAL)

Congratulations to Christian Rauch, Ran Long, Vladimir Ivan and Sethu Vijayakumar

Vision Zero Summit Japan 2022

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar presents a talk on 'Shared Autonomy for Dependable Human Robot Interactions'

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar presents a talk at ADAPT research centre in Dublin

'From Automation to Autonomy: Novel Machine Learning driving the Next-Generation of Robotics’

IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (RAL) Published Paper

Congratulations to Shen Li, Theodoros Stouraitis, Michael Gienger, Sethu Vijayakumar and Julie Shah

SLMC welcomes a new Postdoctoral Researcher to the team

Dr Saeid Samadi joins the team in Edinburgh

BBC Reporting Scotland broadcast with Professor Sethu Vijayakumar

How British Sign Language is changing in Computer Science - 28 March 2022

IEEE UK & Ireland RAS Chapter 1st Prize Poster Winners

Congratulations Joao Moura, Chris Mower, Christian Rauch, Vladimir Ivan and Sethu Vijayakumar

IEEE Transactions on Robotics (T-RO) Published Paper

Congratulations to Daniel Gordon, Christopher McGreavy, Andreas Christou and Sethu Vijayakumar

Avatar XPrize Finalists

Dr Vladimir Ivan and Professor Sethu Vijayakumar as part of the AvatarX team lead by Touchlab recently qualified for the finals of the Avatar XPRIZE.

IEEE UK and Ireland RAS Chapter Conference 2022

University of Edinburgh 23 February 2022

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar talks at CompSoc Student Society

From Automation to Autonomy: Data-driven Machine Learning for Interactive Robotics, 18 February 2022

The Future of Robotics WIRED documentary

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar provides his insight into the future of robotics in a four part WIRED documentary

India Science Festival 21st January 2022 online event

Professor Sethu Vijayakumar presents a talk on 'Future of Automated Robots: How far have we come?'.