PAL Robotics recognized as a provider of industry 4.0 solutions

By |2020-04-22T12:06:34+00:00February 21st, 2020|Categories, Logistics, News|

As a provider of industry 4.0 solutions, PAL Robotics is recognized by the government, Generalitat de Catalunya, as one of their success stories within intralogistics. PAL Robotics took part in the Industry 4.0 Solutions Marketplace, organized by ACCIÓ to present Catalan innovations in the sector. Catalonia is a major exporter of technology and currently [...]

Innovation radar highlights PAL Robotics breakthrough developments in EU-funded projects! Part II : Collaborative platforms

By |2020-04-22T12:06:54+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories, Research|

The Innovation Radar of the European Union has shortlisted the key innovations developed by Pal Robotics throughout the participation in different EU-funded projects. Part 1 provides more information about our advancements in the Healthcare sector. The rest of the recognized developments by the Innovation Radar are focused on collaboration, both, between platforms and human-robot interaction [...]

Innovation radar highlights PAL Robotics breakthrough developments in EU-funded projects! Part I : Healthcare

By |2020-04-22T12:07:31+00:00January 28th, 2020|Categories, Research|

The Innovation Radar of the European Union is highlighting new innovations developed by PAL Robotics! This website remarks EU-funded innovations that were done thanks to framework programs like the Horizon 2020. These are the 5 innovations featured at the Innovation Radar developed by Pal Robotics: Force torque tuning and calibration for collaborative tasks (Co4Robots) Long [...]

Selfception: TIAGo robot, to recognize itself in the mirror using AI

By |2020-04-22T12:07:59+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories, Research|

Perception in robotics can be trickier than we think. Just think for a moment how complex the human perception is: How do we know that it is us when we look at the mirror, even if we see us from a different perspective? How can we recognize a person even if time passess and he/she [...]

TIAGo at RoboCup 2019 podium: Homer Team wins the OPL (again) and CATIE Team goes 3rd!

By |2020-04-22T12:08:39+00:00July 16th, 2019|Categories, Events, Research|

Homer Team (University of Koblenz-Landau) and CATIE Robotics Team, both with TIAGo robots, made it to the top of the most challenging competition in robotics, the RoboCup 2019! It was a week of nerves, pressure, and teamwork for the roboticists from all over the world who participated in RoboCup 2019 Sydney. The @Home League consists [...]

TIAGo++, the robot you need for bi-manual tasks

By |2020-04-22T12:08:56+00:00June 25th, 2019|Categories, News, Research|

PAL Robotics is excited to announce a new TIAGo with two arms, the bi-manual robot TIAGo++! After carefully listening to the robotics community needs, we used TIAGo’s modularity to integrate two 7-DoF arms to our mobile manipulator. TIAGo++ can help you swiftly accomplish your research goals, opening endless possibilities in mobile manipulation. TIAGo++ can now [...]

The future of Social Robotics at JSSR 2019

By |2020-04-22T12:15:29+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories, Events|

When we look at the future, we envision robots that cooperate with us, assist us at home or collaborate in an industrial workspace. Human-Robot Interaction is a must, and this implies robots to get social. That is what the 4th Joint UAE Symposium on Social Robotics (JSSR 2019) was about: to look into the state [...]

MEMMO: Giving memories to robots for a better motion generation

By |2020-04-22T12:15:54+00:00February 1st, 2019|Categories, Research|

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 [...]

TIAGo robot ROS Tutorial 4: OpenCV

By |2020-08-04T13:46:06+00:00January 16th, 2019|Categories, Learn how to, Research|

Eager to program robotics applications? TIAGo robot's simulation is open source and is available online: even if you don’t have the platform physically, you can work with it! The simulation is perfect for enhancing your coding abilities and also for getting started in robotics. TIAGo has a set of comprehensive tutorials of all levels to download [...]