News and Events
Find out what has been happening recently in the SLMC group.
Congratulations to (Dr.) Theodoros Stouraitis for passing his PhD Viva with flying colours
Title: A Dyadic collaborative Manipulation formalism for Optimizing Human-Robot Teaming
Congratulations to (Dr.) João Moura who successfully defended his PhD thesis
Title: Controlling and Learning Constrained Motions for Manipulation in Contact
Papers accepted at ICRA 2021 Conference
Nine SLMC papers accepted at ICRA 2021
Harmony: Enhancing Healthcare with Assistive Robotic Mobile Manipulation
New H2020 Project awarded to enable flexible and safe autonomous mobile manipulation robots for use in human-centred environments.
Scotsman Inside Science
Professor Sethu Vijayakumar explains how robotics can lend a personal touch to human healthcare
ORCA Hub Vlog: Robust Shared Autonomy and Whole Body Motion Control for Loco-Manipulation
Professor Sethu Vijayakumar in conversation with Professor David Lane - 24 September 2020
Turing Lecture: Building Dynamic Robots with Boston Dynamics
In conversation with Marc Raibert of Boston Dynamics: 22 Sep 2020 (3 pm BST)
The Ethics of Disruption: Robots can re-boot the world
Jericho Roundtable Discussion 4th September 2020
Talos Humanoid arrives in Edinburgh
Talos six-foot humanoid robot arrives in Edinburgh
Robotics: Science and Systems 2020
SLMC presenting at RSS 12th July 2020
Papers accepted at IROS 2020 Conference
Seven SLMC papers accepted at IROS 2020
Professor Sethu Vijayakumar elected fellow of the ELLIS network
'ELLIS Robot Learning: Closing the Reality Gap!'
World Artificial Intelligence Conference
Professor Vijayakumar to talk at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) on 10th July 2020.
RSE Artificial Intelligence Event
From Automation to Autonomy: Collaborative Robots driving the Future of Work
AIRS SPOTLIGHT Series Seminar
From Automation to Autonomy: Advances in Machine Learning driving Next-gen Robotics
Edinburgh: Space Data Capital
Dr Vladimir Ivan appears on Edinburgh: Space Data Capital
Sethu Vijayakumar at CogX 2020
The CogX Global Leadership Summit and Festival of AI & Breakthrough Technology
Papers Accepted at ICRA 2020 Conference
Three SLMC papers accepted at ICRA2020.
RSE After Hours **CANCELLED**
Enjoy an evening focused around artificial intelligence and it's impact on society. Join Professor Sethu Vijayakumar as part of the line up for an evening of discussions, short talks and activities showcasing the latest research and cutting edge developments.
Talos Humanoid at the Edinburgh International Science Festival **CANCELLED**
The newest addition to the robotics research lab at the University of Edinburgh