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Robots: Soft Robotics Toolkit

Ron Vanderkley speaks to Donal Holland of Harvard University about his team's work on the Soft Robotics Toolkit.

Syndicated 2015-04-17 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: European Robotics

In this episode, Sabine Hauert talks to main stakeholders in European Robotics at the European Robotics Forum in Vienna. Cécile Huet, Deputy Head of the Robotics Unit at the European Commission, gives us an overview of the new wave of robotics projects funded under Horizon2020, with a focus on robots that can help people and drive application. She also tells us about the tools available to fund the full pipeline from research projects to hubs of excellence in robotics. Uwe Haass, previous Secretary General of the non-profit EURobotics AISBL, tells us about the association's work to develop a roadmap for European Robotics and bring industry and academia closer. Together, the European Commission and EURobotics form a public-private partnership named SPARC which invests over €2.8 billion in robotics.

Syndicated 2015-04-03 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: Speech-Based Emotion Recognition

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Christina Brester, from the Siberian State Aerospace University, about her research on a method to identify emotional state from speech.

Syndicated 2015-03-20 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Artificial Neural Networks and Intelligent Information Processing

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Kurosh Madani about neural networks and their applications.

Syndicated 2015-03-06 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: Sensors for Autonomous Driving

Audrow Nash interviews Christoph Stiller from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology about the sensors that are used in autonomous cars.

Syndicated 2015-02-20 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: Mobile Robots and Virtual Worlds

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Professor Riccardo Cassinis from the University of Brescia in Italy about using robotics in education. Professor Cassinis speaks about having children, from primary school through university, access and control robots remotely to learn subjects such as programming, geography, and foreign languages.

Syndicated 2015-02-06 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: Looney the Robot

In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews stand-up comedian and computer science professor Hunter Lloyd. Hunter performs comedy acts for all age groups with his partner Looney the Robot, a NAO humanoid from Aldebaran Robotics.

Syndicated 2015-01-23 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: RoboThespian

In today's podcast, Ron Vanderkley speaks with Will Jackson of Engineered Arts Limited about his team's work making robot actors.

Syndicated 2015-01-10 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: 3D SLAM

In this episode, Audrow Nash speaks with Professor John Leonard, from MIT, about his research on dense, object-based 3D Simultaneous localization and mapping (or SLAM).

Syndicated 2014-12-27 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

Robots: Robotics in Theatre, Film and Television

In this episode, Ron Vanderkley speaks with Mythbusters' Grant Imahara, and Richard McKenna from The Creature Technology Company about robotics in the Film, Television and Theatre industries.

Syndicated 2014-12-13 07:00:00 from Robots - The Podcast for News and Views on Robotics

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