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Drone flight through narrow gaps using onboard sensing and computing

In this work, we address one of the main challenges towards autonomous drone flight in complex environments, which is flight through narrow gaps....
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Embodied Quadrotors, with Davide Scaramuzza

Transcript below. In this interview, Audrow Nash speaks with Davide Scaramuzza, Assistant Professor of Robotics at the University of Zurich and leader of the Robotics and Perception Group, about ...
31 October 2015, by

Quadrotor automatically recovers from failure or aggressive launch, without GPS

When a drone flies close to a building, it can temporarily lose its GPS signal and position information, possibly leading to a crash. To ensure safety, a fall-back system is needed to help the quadro...

Robotics Perception Group celebrates 3 year anniversary

This week, Prof. Davide Scaramuzza's lab (RPG, UZH) turns three and, in typical robotics style, they've released a video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOi_YZlPva8&feature=youtu.be Congratu...
09 February 2015, by

ShanghAI Lectures: Thierry Bücheler “Latest Insights on Human Collective Intelligence”

Guest talk in the ShanghAI Lectures, 2011-11-24 In this guest lecture, Thierry Bücheler from the AI Lab, University of Zurich, Switzerland, talks about collective intelligence, quality and critica...
24 July 2014, by

Research Group from University of Zurich wins KUKA Innovation Award

The team collect their award at the Automatica fair in Munich, June 2014. Four researchers from Davide Scaramuzza’s Robotics and Perception Group at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, have won ...
10 June 2014, by


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ShanghAI Lectures: Lutz Jäncke “On the neuropsychology of avatars”

The ShanghAI lectures have brought us a treasure trove of guest lectures by experts in robotics. You can find the whole series from 2012 here. Now, we're bringing you the guest lectures you haven't ye...
17 October 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 10 “How the body shapes the way we think”

This concludes the ShanghAI Lecture series of 2012. After a wrap-up of the class, we announce the winners of the EmbedIT and NAO competitions and end with an outlook of the future of the ShanghAI Lect...
06 May 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 9 “Ontogenetic development”

In the 9th part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, we look at ontogenetic development as Rolf Pfeifer talks about the path from locomotion to cognition. This is followed by two guest lectures: The first ...
25 April 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 8 “Where is human memory?”

In this 8th part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, Rolf Pfeifer looks into differences between human and computer memory and shows several types of “memories”. In the first guest lecture, Vera Zabot...
16 April 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 7 “Collective Intelligence: Cognition from interaction”

In the 7th part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, Rolf Pfeifer talks about collective intelligence. Examples include ants that find the shortest path to a food source, robots that clean up, and birds th...
06 April 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 6 “Evolution: Cognition from scratch”

In this sixth part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, Rolf Pfeifer introduces the topic “Artificial Evolution” and gives examples of evolutionary processes in artificial intelligence. The first guest...
30 March 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 5 “Design principles for intelligent systems (part 2)”

This is the second part of the “Design Principles for Intelligent Systems” ShanghAI Lecture. After Rolf Pfeifer’s class, Barry Trimmer (Tufts University, USA) gives a guest presentation about so...
24 March 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 4 “Design principles for intelligent systems (part 1)”

This is the fourth part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, where Rolf Pfeifer starts introducing a set of “Design Principles” for intelligent systems, as outlined in the book “How the Body Shapes t...
18 March 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 3 “Towards a theory of intelligence”

In this lecture Rolf Pfeifer presents some first steps toward a “theory of intelligence”., followed by guest lectures by Vincent C. Müller (Anatolia College, Greece) on computers and cognition, a...
09 March 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 2 “Cognition as computation”

In this 2nd part of the ShanghAI Lectures, Rolf Pfeifer looks at the paradigm “Cognition as Computation”, show its successes and failures and justifies the need for an embodied perspective. Follo...
01 March 2013, by

ShanghAI Lectures 2012: Lecture 1 “Intelligence – An eternal conundrum”

In this first part of the ShanghAI Lecture series, Rolf Pfeifer gives an overview of the content and scope of the project, discusses the meaning of “Intelligence”, the Turing Test, and IQ....
22 February 2013, by







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