These days, we are being visited by Dr. Fumiya Iida, from the Cambridge University (https://mi.eng.cam.ac.uk/Main/FI224)
This July, the Robotic Intelligence Laboratory participates in one of the Proyectos Campus Científicos de Verano (https://campuscientificos.fecyt.es/preapertura.php) with other scientific groups of the Jaume I University and CAMPUS HABITAT5U. This program is promoted by "Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología" and the Spanish "Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte" together with Obra Social “la Caixa”.
Last saturday, our Lab participated in the "Festa per la Llengua" organized by the Jaume I University.
Our mother lab, Robinlab, has collaborated in the intro of a series made by Audio and Video students of the Jaume I University. If there is any doubt, our contribution: the robots.
To see the video, click HERE.
Xavier Felip, a student in the lab, has made his PhD Dissertation "Contact Driven Robotic Manipulation" this morning. The thesis, directed by Dr. Antonio Morales, was successfully presented at 10:30 in "Sala de grados ESTCE".
Here we can see some photos of the event:
Today we had a visit of Villareal's 'Colegio Britanico' to see our robots.
Doctor Thomas Feix will give a talk about his last research with the title "Understanding Human Hands, Grasping and Manipulation".
He has given as the following information about his talk:
Continuing our science awareness program, we had another visit this wednesday, by the Bernat Artola's school (6th A and B).
Some photos in which we can see Dr. Enric Cervera:
The children interact with the NAO robot.
Continuing with our robotics promotion, this friday we had a visit: a complete school (160 children) visited as. We separated them in groups of 20-30 and showed them our robots.