A robot localization system solely based on distance sensors

By |2018-07-03T15:26:40+00:00November 28th, 2016|Articles|

A robust localization system that uses only distances to a small set of non-synchronized radio beacons at very small update rates. This innovative location system has been developed by Professor Fernando Caballero (Universidad de Sevilla) and Professor Luis Merino (Universidad Pablo de Olavide) with the collaboration of PAL Robotics, in a successful example of the [...]

TIAGo ROS Simulation Tutorial 1 – How to control the cobot?

By |2018-07-03T15:27:16+00:00November 15th, 2016|Articles|

TIAGo’s ROS open tutorials for its open-source simulation in the Gazebo start with TIAGo’s control. This collaborative robot is open in simulation to anyone who has an idea for him. PAL Robotics describes everything needed to use TIAGo in simulation, from the basic steps to control it to more complex motions and commands. Tutorial blocks [...]

PAL Robotics at 2016 ROS-Industrial Conference

By |2018-07-03T15:27:23+00:00November 9th, 2016|Articles|

ROS-Industrial project aims to apply ROS (Robot Operating System), the de facto standard in robotics, to the industry. Having a shared open operative system in robotics gains relevance when it is applied to manufacturing applications and opens new possibilities for robots to be integrated in assembly chains. PAL Robotics was invited to the annual ROS-Industrial [...]

New ROS tutorials to simulate with TIAGo easily!

By |2018-07-03T15:28:02+00:00October 25th, 2016|Articles|

Would you like to try to command a robot? Do you have in mind robotics applications but don’t have a robot? Want to try TIAGo? PAL Robotics puts an accessible tool available for anyone that wants to try TIAGo, a collaborative robot highly skilled for accomplishing complex tasks. TIAGo’s official ROS Wiki has been completely [...]

Automatica 2016 shows that Industry 4.0 and collaborative robots are the next step

By |2018-07-03T15:29:04+00:00July 8th, 2016|Events|

PAL Robotics was at the biggest fair in automation and mechatronics in Europe: Automatica 2016. Automatica 2016 confirmed that the future of the industry has undoubtedly collaborative robots in it, and that Industry 4.0 is a revolution which will provide employees with a robotic assistance at their jobs to improve the safety and quality of [...]

Automatica 2016 highlights Professional Service Robotics as a key for the future

By |2018-07-03T15:34:21+00:00June 17th, 2016|Events|

Automatica 2016, the biggest European fair in automation and industrial production, is about to begin in Munich (Germany). The latest innovations in industrial and service robotics will be gathered in Messe Munchen from the 21st to 24th of June. Automatica is expecting more than 30,000 visitors from all branches of industry that look for the [...]

Empowering your robotics research with TIAGo and The Construct

By |2018-07-03T15:46:25+00:00February 9th, 2016|Articles|

The purpose of PAL Robotics’ mobile manipulator TIAGo (standing for ‘Take It And Go’) is to help in robotics research while aiming at becoming a service robot in a near future. That’s why, in order to be accessible to everyone and easy to work with, the platform is open-source and 100% ROS compatible. TIAGo is ideal [...]

Thank you for helping us build robots!

By |2018-07-03T15:47:13+00:00October 16th, 2015|Events|

This video summarizes IROS 2015. The event gathered together all kinds of institutions, universities, companies and people involved in robotics, who saw there the latest advances in the robotic industry, like TIAGo. We were glad to come across with some of the companies that provide us of key parts that make crafting our robots possible. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldjuJGRZMpM [...]

PAL Robotics at IROS 2015 – Thank you for coming!

By |2018-07-03T15:47:21+00:00October 6th, 2015|Events|

PAL Robotics attended the International Conference of Robots and Intelligent Systems, one of the most renowned conferences on the field. The city of Hamburg became a perfect scenario for sharing knowledge and discovering the latest news on the sector. It gathered together professors, companies, and students who all share the same passion. Many thanks to [...]