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29/01/2020

Robots. What could possibly go wrong?

A new project studies how to investigate accidents with social robots, Alan Winfield explains why this is needed…

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28/01/2020

Projects funded for autonomous vehicle cyber security

Seven projects whose participants include Honda, Thales and WMG have won funding to develop cyber security solutions for connected and autonomous vehicles.

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27/01/2020

Partnership will explore use of robots to improve patient care

North Bristol NHS Trust and the Bristol Robotics Laboratory are collaborating on the development of robotics to improve patients' health and hospital experience.

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24/01/2020

Radar-based navigation gives infrastructure-free autonomy

Vehicles will be able to operate with Level 4 autonomy following the development of a radar-based navigation and perception system that is not reliant on any external infrastructure.

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23/01/2020

Surgical Robot Challenge 2020 – Call for entries II

Don't forget, the 2020 Surgical Robot Challenge is open for entries - submit your preview video by the 16th March for a chance to compete at the live finals in London in June.

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22/01/2020

AI-Designed ‘Living Robots’ Crawl, Heal Themselves

The microbots' behavior took researchers by surprise.

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21/01/2020

This harpoon-throwing robot is designed to hunt destructive lionfish

The bot can dive deeper than people to catch the surprisingly tasty invasive species.

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