Introducing: ARI ROS Simulator

By |2020-04-22T12:06:15+00:00February 28th, 2020|Categories, Learn how to, News, Research|

Eager to program with our latest Social Robot, ARI? ARI robot’s simulation is open source and is available online: even if you don’t have the platform physically, you can still explore its capabilities! The simulation is perfect for enhancing your coding abilities and also for getting started in robotics. ARI has a set of comprehensive [...]

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 [...]

Meet ARI: Service Robotics and Artificial Intelligence in One Single Platform

By |2020-04-22T12:07:45+00:00December 18th, 2019|Categories, News, Social|

  Pal robotics is excited to introduce our newest member: ARI. Our latest robotic development enables you to boost your AI research due to its combination of Intel 7 & NVIDIA Jetson TX2 GPU. The available processing power of the fully ROS based platform allows you to freely explore the limitless applications of AI and [...]

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++, 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 [...]

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 [...]

Call for TIAGo loan for the 1st SciRoc Challenge

By |2020-04-22T14:38:29+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories, Research|

PAL Robotics is opening a Call for loan of 6 TIAGo Steel and 4 TIAGo Iron robots to teams who want to participate in the 1st ERL SciRoc Challenge. As SciRoc Platinum Sponsors, we offer the possibility of loaning a TIAGo to make it easier for teams to participate in this new and challenging robotics [...]

TALOS humanoid joins the RoboHub family at University of Waterloo!

By |2020-04-22T14:39:42+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories, Research|

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 [...]