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22/06/2020

Listen: Professor Rob Richardson talks to Aston Avery on Gateway 97-8FM about Robotics and Covid-19

Aston spoke to Professor Robert Richardson, chair at EPSRC UK Robotics & Autonomous Systems Network, to discuss about what robotics could be doing to help you and look ahead to Robotics Week.

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22/06/2020

Royal College of Art’s Robotics Laboratory becomes 31st member of the UK-RAS Network

We are pleased to announce that The RCA Robotics Laboratory has joined the UK-RAS Network, becoming our 31st member institution.

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19/06/2020

Survey reveals that UK public sees key role for robotics in tackling COVID-19 and future pandemics

Poll for UK Robotics Week reports that over 1 in 3 UK adults believe robotics could help manufacture PPE, while over a third think that robot deliveries could aid social distancing

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18/06/2020

EPSRC Connected Everything network announces feasibility study funding second round call

Connected Everything (CEII) is looking to fund its second round of feasibility studies.

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17/06/2020

FAIR-SPACE Hub announce new Gold Sponsorship of SpaceMates Online

FAIR-SPACE Hub and SpaceMates Online are working together to develop the space innovation networks across the UK and Australia.

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16/06/2020

The £40k ‘robot suit’ that could soon become a regular sight around Sheffield

A robot suit that could help people with conditions like MS to exercise independently is being trialled in Sheffield.

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15/06/2020

Surrey researchers win robotics award at ICRA 2020

Dr Arthur Bouton and Professor Yang Gao from the Surrey Space Centre at the University of Surrey claimed First Prize for the Best Poster Award sponsored by Wiley within space robotics workshop.

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