Developing a sense of touch in robotics with project NeuTouch

By |2020-07-27T10:49:10+00:00July 27th, 2020|Categories, Research|

Robots are advancing all the time, from walking and talking, to seeing and hearing, and having the ability to manipulate objects. Developing a sense of touch though is something that presents more of a challenge, but brings numerous benefits. Adding the sense of touch to the robot's gripper for example would remove uncertainties in dealing [...]

Industry 4.0 event Hannover Messe Digital Days and our robots for industry

By |2020-08-05T14:26:52+00:00July 14th, 2020|Categories, Events|

Hannover Messe is an important event for industrial robotics and industry 4.0 internationally, and PAL Robotics is delighted to have signed up to participate. However, due to current events Hannover Messe 2020 will take place digitally, and the live event that was planned for this year will instead take place in 2021 in Hannover, Germany. [...]

ROS Developers Day 2020

By |2020-06-29T15:52:37+00:00June 29th, 2020|Categories, Events|

For the third year The Construct organized the ROS Developers Day 2020, which took place on the 27th of June. This virtual event is held for robot operating system developers with the aim to connect ROS developers around the world without geographical restrictions to share and learn the latest ROS applications through real-time practice. PAL [...]

Developing Memory of Motion in robots with arms and legs in project Memmo

By |2020-07-01T08:41:24+00:00June 26th, 2020|Categories, Research|

Imagine if legged robots could move in the same agile way as humans and the impact this technology could have on various industries. Currently, complex movements for robots with arms and legs in unstructured environments are difficult to achieve in real-time. Technology able to generate more complex movements in robots with arms and legs operating [...]

PAL Robotics is fighting COVID-19 in hospitals through DIH-HERO

By |2020-06-19T15:37:54+00:00June 17th, 2020|Categories, Logistics, Research|

TIAGo Delivery with the Jupiter and Triton sensors from Accerion will be used in this initiative With the unpredictable health crisis of COVID-19 continuing to place high demands on hospitals and healthcare institutions, there is a continuing search for better and more efficient solutions. This includes solutions that reduce time pressure on hospital staff, lessen [...]

ICRA 2020 and live demos of TALOS and TIAGo robots

By |2020-06-11T10:17:40+00:00June 11th, 2020|Categories, Events, Research|

It started on 31 May and runs right up until 31 August: ICRA 2020 is happening right now and offers something for everyone in the robotics community, don’t miss out! We are excited to be taking part in ICRA and this week our robots, TALOS and TIAGo, are doing live demos in collaboration with the [...]

ICRA 2020 has a new format offering workshops, awards, members events and more

By |2020-06-05T15:23:01+00:00June 5th, 2020|Categories, Events|

A highlight in the events calendar for the robotics community, including PAL Robotics, each year is ICRA 2020, which stands for The International Conference on Robotics and Automation. ICRA is the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society’s flagship conference and for the first time ever the event offers a completely new format. ICRA 2020 is a [...]

Multiple robots and humans working together in project Co4Robots

By |2020-07-14T10:10:16+00:00May 26th, 2020|Categories, Research|

PAL Robotics has been part of a team of project partners working on the European project Co4Robots, to build a framework that supervises and coordinates multiple robots and humans working together (including robots with different capabilities) to accomplish required tasks. The project consortium consists of BOSCH (Germany), FORTH: Foundation for Research & Technology (Greece), KTH: [...]

Do you need funding for your research? By applying to EUROBENCH you can receive up to €160k. Don’t miss out!

By |2020-06-03T13:35:21+00:00May 14th, 2020|Categories, Research|

As you may know, you can receive up to €160k for participating in the different calls of European H2020 project EUROBENCH. At the present moment, the second call is open and this will offer up to €60k to developers interested in using the EUROBENCH testing facilities and benchmarking software to evaluate bipedal robotics technologies.  We [...]