A joint publication between CAS, VT, ZMP Inc. and NVIDIA Corporation received the Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT) Best Student Paper Award at the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Teachnical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2015).
Dr Jianguo (Jack) Wang and his student, Yan Li, have been awarded the Michael Richey Medal for their paper, "A Pedestrian Navigation System Based on Low Cost IMU" in Volume 67 of the Journal of Navigation.
CAS secures a Linkage Project grant of $435,000 in partnership with Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) to investigate the development of an intelligent robotic system deployable for underwater structure maintenance .
In a recent feature in the Robotics Special Issue of U:magazine, Maani Ghaffari Jadidi (PhD Candidate) gives us insight into his research interests and talks about his aspiration to develop a robot that can analyse complex sensory information to quickly and accurately make decisions in disaster zones and other dangerous environments.
Last Friday 08/05/2015, CAS was presented with a unique opportunity to showcase its research and facilities to a group of academic visitors from Guangdong University of Technology, China. They were impressed with the high calibre research and outcomes that were presented.
Professor Yukinori Kobayashi, Professor Atusushi Konnoto and Professor Hiroshi Yokota from Hokkaido university visited CAS between 20th-23rd March 2015 to discuss the possibilities for future research collaborations.
The farmers of the future will soon have a new tool at their disposal. Within two years, an artificial intelligence system trained to recognise indicators of animal condition will take its place in the yards of livestock producers.
The Centre for Autonomous Systems (CAS) has relocated to the new Engineering & IT (EIT) building. The building, with its distinctive "binary screen" boasts state-of-the-art teaching spaces and leading-edge research facilities.