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21/05/2020

SpaceUp Online Conference

SpaceUp Online was held on Wednesday 29th April and, due to COVID-19, was streamed via Youtube to over 350 attendees from across the globe.

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20/05/2020

RAE maps out engineering challenges for recovery from COVID-19

The Royal Academy of Engineering briefing highlights the key engineering-related risks and opportunities that COVID-19 poses for the UK beyond the immediate crisis response.

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20/05/2020

Ocado Technology trials humanoid robot in UK warehouse

Engineers at online grocery pioneer Ocado Technology have successfully trialled a humanoid robot able to help workers with a range of maintenance tasks at its automated warehouse in Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

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19/05/2020

Competition launches to deliver innovations that revolutionise the way we fly

UKRI is offering £30 million funding for innovations to help revolutionise the way we fly.

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18/05/2020

Robotics & Automation Magazine Special Issue – call for papers

This special issue, edited by the IEEE RAS Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technologies (SIGHT), aims to present up-to-date results and innovative advanced solutions on how robotics and automation technologies are used to fight the outbreak, giving particular emphasis to works involving the actual deployments of robots with meaningful analysis and lessons learned for the robotics community.

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18/05/2020

Marie Farrell’s Secondment to NASA Ames Research Centre

Earlier this year, Marie Farrell visited San Francisco to undertake what promised to be, a fun and exciting secondment to NASA Ames Research Center.

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