Monthly Archives: June 2017

The definitive intern guide to SLAM: place recognition & loop closure

SLAM – simultaneous localisation and mapping – is a technique robots use to build a map of their environment, ascertain where they are within the map and assess whether they’ve been to a particular location before. It’s an incredibly important … Continue reading

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ICRA 2017: reflections on the world’s largest robotics event

The PAL Robotics team have just returned from yet another fantastically organised ICRA – the IEEE’s International Conference on Robotics and Automation.  This year, it was held at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center in Singapore. It’s hard … Continue reading

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