ERF2019: Roboticists in Europe, to come together in Bucharest!

By |2019-03-05T11:42:38+00:00March 5th, 2019|Events|

Meet us at the European Robotics Forum (ERF2019)! Bucharest, the capital of Romania, is getting ready to host the European robotics flagship forum from the 20th to the 22nd of March. As usual, multiple conferences and tracks will take place to discuss the state-of-art of robotics and how Europe is leading such progress, all surrounded by [...]

MEMMO: Giving memories to robots for a better motion generation

By |2019-02-05T07:37:42+00:00February 1st, 2019|Articles|

Avoiding obstacles or interacting with a dynamic environment can still be a challenge for robots, especially for those which are complex, like legged humanoids. PAL Robotics is part of an ambitious EU-funded project called MEMMO that aims to solve this challenge by creating a new way of generating motions for the robots. MEMMO relies on [...]

TALOS: The Robot of the Week at the IEEE Robots Guide!

By |2018-11-28T19:06:14+00:00November 28th, 2018|Articles|

PAL Robotics’ humanoid TALOS is the “Robot of the Week” at the IEEE Robots Guide! IEEE Spectrum, the award-winning technology magazine, has recently launched this new site to become a helpful tool for discovering nowadays robots and their applications. The high-performance robot TALOS is featured at the IEEE Robots Guide homepage, which highlights some of [...]

TALOS humanoid joins the RoboHub family at University of Waterloo!

By |2018-11-07T17:21:11+00:00November 7th, 2018|Articles|

Last week, the University of Waterloo inaugurated the E7 Engineering building, which has an impressive RoboHub with a big family of robots... Amongst which, you can find TALOS! The 32-DoF humanoid robot has joined the RoboHub family, and showed its manipulation skills during the Grand Opening. We had the opportunity to speak with Professor Kulic and Professor Melek about [...]

The state of art of biped robots, at Humanoids 2018

By |2018-11-05T17:30:28+00:00November 5th, 2018|Events|

Tomorrow, the Humanoids 2018 Conference starts in Beijing (China), the major conference specialized in humanoid robotics. For a week, the most relevant experts in the field will share the latest advances and open the debates that such kind of robots arise. PAL Robotics’ CEO, Francesco Ferro, will provide the company’s expertise and latest progress in [...]

IEEE Humanoids 2017, the future of humanoid robots at Birmingham

By |2018-07-03T15:19:10+00:00November 10th, 2017|Events|

This November is an exciting month for us and for our robots! It began last Wednesday, when our CEO Francesco Ferro was invited as an expert at the European Parliament to take part in the “Transferring Robots to the world of SMEs” conference. Now we’ve got a date with the humanoid robotics community next [...]

Humanoid robots, imitation learning and torque control

By |2018-04-09T13:44:49+00:00July 26th, 2017|Articles|

This week, we interview Head of the Department of Automatics, Biocybernetics and Robotics at the Jozef Stefan Institute in Slovenia, Ales Ude. As founder of the department’s Humanoid and Cognitive Research Lab, he has a particular interest in imitation learning - the way robots interact with and learn from humans. In Ales’ words, “Imitation learning [...]

The humanoid robot TALOS has been officially presented at LAAS-CNRS (Toulouse, France)

By |2019-01-31T15:27:56+00:00February 20th, 2017|Articles|

This Thursday TALOS robot made the first steps towards the future! The high-performance humanoid robot developed by PAL Robotics has been officially presented at the LAAS-CNRS in Toulouse (France). A first demonstration of capabilities such as walking, grasping advanced control took place at the leading French research institution.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxdNvP2jKcc   This is [...]

TALOS: the next step in humanoid robots from PAL Robotics

By |2018-07-03T15:28:25+00:00October 4th, 2016|Articles|

PAL Robotics is launching a new humanoid robot: TALOS, a collaborative robot for industrial complex tasks. TALOS will be an advanced electrical high-performance humanoid robot due to the cutting-edge technology integrated. Stay tuned, TALOS will be released soon! This humanoid robot is conceived for industrial Human-Robot collaboration. TALOS’ goal is to assist workers in factory [...]