30th Oct 2019

Trimbot 2020 video

The EU Horizon 2020 programma Trimbot is in its final stage. The program made a video which summerizes the contributions of the partners. A summary of the project and the...

28th Oct 2019

Brain controlled drones

This week the lab is dedicated on with a television recording how you could stear a drone with a brain-computer interface.   The result can be found at Klaas Kan...

13th May 2019

Life at the lab

The Universiteit van Nederland will start with our Intelligent Robotics Lab in a series of podcast on what really happens in scientific labs. The first podcast is scheduled for the...

01st Apr 2019
Robots to the Rescue

Robots to the Rescue

On the student conference exec(ut) Arnoud Visser have given a presentation on rescue robots. The aftermovie still has to come, but Arnoud was already spotted:      

06th Mar 2019
Ex Machina and the future of robotics

Ex Machina and the future of robotics

On Tuesday April 2nd, the Faculty’s Social Committee will display the Science Fiction movie Ex Machina. After the movie Arnoud Visser will give a short presentation of what we can...

04th Mar 2019
Recording of the complete series of Behavior-Based Robotics lectures

Recording of the complete series of Behavior-Based Robotics lectures

This year the students could follow the Behavior-Based Robotics lectures at their own leasure, because they were recorded on forehand. See for the rational of this approach the interview by our...

28th Feb 2019
Dutch Nao Team qualified for RoboCup 2019 in Sydney

Dutch Nao Team qualified for RoboCup 2019 in Sydney

The Dutch Nao Team is qualified as one of the 24 teams worldwide to compete in the RoboCup Soccer Standard  Platform League. The list of competitors can be found at the...

15th Jan 2019
Qualification video Dutch Nao Team is published

Qualification video Dutch Nao Team is published

21st Dec 2018
Self-organizing robot swarm

Self-organizing robot swarm

Fredrik Jansson en Jaap Kaandorp from the Computational Science Lab published their research on swarm behavior in Science Robotics. More information (in Dutch) at UvA news.

30th Nov 2018

UvA participates in agri-robot programme FlexCRAFT

Theo Gevers announced that the UvA is one of the partners of the NWO-TTW FlexCRAFT programme. New technology for robotics The FlexCRAFT programme is developing new robotics for the automated harvesting...