Visits from Castellon schools to the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory to encourage the study of robotics


Sixth-year primary school students from CEIP Tombatossals in Castelló de la Plana visited the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory of Jaume I University on April 27 and 28, 2022. A total of 50 students participated. They carried out a mobile robot programming workshop and a visit to the UJI Intelligent Robotics laboratory facilities.

These types of activities promote scientific dissemination and encourage the study of scientific and technical careers from an early age.

Professor Angel P. del Pobil Plenary Speaker at the ROBOTMEET2022 Conference


Professor Angel P. del Pobil has been invited as Plenary Speaker at the “International Meet & Expo on Robot Intelligence Technology and Applications" (ROBOTMEET2022) to be held in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 18-20, 2022.

All plenary speakers can be found in the following link:

Lecture of the Doctoral Thesis "Design and evaluation of variable-stiffness robotic grippers"


On March 16, 2022, Dr. Daniel Cardín Catalán presented his Doctoral Thesis with the title "Design and evaluation of variable-stiffness robotic grippers" and obtained the maximum qualification of outstanding.

With this Thesis, the doctoral student obtained the International PhD mention. The doctoral student spent six months at the University of Cambridge. Currently he works at the company Robotnik Automation SLL, located in Valencia.

PhD position in Dexterous Manipulation at Jaume I University, Spain


Call for a PhD position in Dexterous Manipulation at Jaume I University (UJI), Spain


The UJI Robotic Intelligence Laboratory (RobInLab) ( offers a PhD programme through the UJI School for Doctoral Studies. One fully funded PhD position is available in Castellon starting December 1st, 2021, on the topic of dexterous robotic manipulation. Deadline is October 10, 2021.

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