Amazon Picking Challenge Participation


Our group participated in the Amazon Picking Challenge

School students visit us


Some school students visited us this friday and a nice time with the NAOs robots.

Banco Santander Award to Young Researchers

Dr. Ester Martinez-Martin ( has obtained the Banco Santander Award to Young Researchers. The ceremony will take place on monday 8th, at 13 hours in the meeting hall of the "Centre de Posgrau i Consell Social", in the UJI.
Congratulations Ester! 

2015 IEEE-RAS Summer School on Experimental Methodology, Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking in Robotics

[28-05-2015 to 03-06-2015]

Our laboratory is organizing the "2015 IEEE-RAS Summer School on Experimental Methodology, Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking in Robotics" that will take place in Benicassim (Castellón) from September 14-18. Call for participation and preregistration are already available.

Articles in ICRA2015


Several members of the group presented papers in ICRA 2015. Here we can see Dr. Marco Antonelli during his presentation.


PhD Dissertation


Congratulations to Marco Antonelli, a member of the group which defended successfully his PhD thesis, "Visuomotor Representations of the Peripersonal Space in Humanoid Robots: Learning by Gazing and Reaching" supervised by professor Angel P. del Pobil.


Bert Shi and John Hallam visited the Lab

[12-05-2015 to 14-05-2015]

We had a visit from two important researchers in Robotics and AI, professors Bert Shi (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology) and John Hallam (University of Southern Denmark). They imparted several talks sharing their research interest, participated in a PhD thesis jury and visited our lab.

School students visit us


Some school students visited us. We know is not for us, everybody cames to see the robots...





Participation in the Amazon Picking Challenge


Our group has decided to participate in the Amazon Picking Challenge with our new Baxter robot. It will take place in Seattle, in the general mark of ICRA 2015, one of the most important conferences in Robotics, in which group members have accepted papers.

We are interested in the possible of comparing directly our results with other researchers, approaching an industrial problem, and the open source characteristics of the final results. Some of the bes

We have appeared in the local news:

Gracias/Thanks: Buscando voluntarios/Looking for volunteers

[09-02-2015 to 13-02-2015]

¡Gracias a todos los participantes!

Thanks to everyone!


Estamos buscando voluntarios para participar en un experimento de robótica social, en la que los voluntarios interactuarán con robots NAO.

Es muy fácil, solo tienes que enviar un email a y facilitarnos tu nombre, apellidos, edad, estudios y un contacto (e-mail o WhatsApp). Nos pondremos en contacto contigo lo antes posible para confirmarte la hora y día del evento.