Application of Curved Tapes on 3D Objects

This project presents a flexible approach for impedance-controlled wrinkle-free application of (curved) pre-cut adhesive tapes on freeform 3D surfaces. Read more →

Mathematical modelling, optimization and quality monitoring for side-trimming of heavy steel plates

Side-trimming is an essential processing step in the steel industry. In this research project, optimization and estimation strategies are developed to minimize common quality defects of the trimmed edges and to realize systematic quality monitoring of these edges. Read more →

Omron 2016 - 2018

The purpose of this project is to develop a software for estimating 6D pose and grasping points of non-rigid objects in bin-picking scenarios. Read more →

Sasha 2019 - 2022

The purpose of this project is to investigate methods needed to make a robot keep order in an assigned space. Read more →

Aeolus 2017 - 2019

The goal of the project with Aeolus is to advance current robotic capabilities to pick up unknown objects in conditions of clutter and fetching known objects. Read more →

InDex 2019 - 2022

The InDex project aims to understand how humans perform in-hand object manipulation and to replicate the observed skilled movements with dexterous artificial hands, merging the concepts of deep reinforcement and transfer learning to generalise in-hand skills for multiple objects and tasks. Read more →

HEAP 2019 - 2022

In HEAP we focus on advancing the state-of-the-art for sorting a heap of unknown, irregular objects and provide appropriate benchmarks. Read more →

BURG 2019 - 2022

In the BURG Project we set out to boost grasping research by focusing on complete tasks and the related object manipulation constraints. Read more →

RoboCoop 2018 - 2022

The project is focused on young people and their interest on STEM disciplines (sciences, technology, engineering, mathematics). RoboCoop will organise workshops, where students have the opportunity to get to know robots. Read more →

iBridge 2017 - 2019

The iBridge project is a cross-generational project aimed at increasing the interest of children and pupils in the social and cross-cultural research topics and innovation as well as deepening their relationship to science through the application of robotics in the elderly care technologies. Read more →