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Speaker Series: 'Emulating Biological Search Strategies in Robot Swarms' with Dr. Melanie E. Moses
Friday, Dec. 06, 2019 — 164 Shepherd Labs
Dr. Moses iscussed how to emulate natural search behaviors in robotic swarms that sense, navigate and communicate to search effectively in unmapped environments. View the full event page here.
Speaker Series: "Consumer Robotics" with Dr. Paul Oh
Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 — 164 Shepherd Labs
The Minnesota Robotics Institute welcomed its second guest in the Speaker Series, Dr. Paul Oh, a Lincy Professor of Unmanned Aerial Systems from the University of Nevada - Las Vegas. Dr. Oh spoke on consumer robotics and more. View the full event page here.
Speaker Series: "A Perspective on Robotics" with Dr. Henrik Christensen
Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 — 164 Shepherd Labs
Dr. Henrik Christensen (University of California - San Diego) gave MnRI's inaugural address and presentation about the current state of robotics. Celebrating in conjunction with the launch of the Minnesota Robotics Institute, the event welcomed the future of robotics and sensing education for the University and the state of Minnesota. View the full event page here.
Shepherd Laboratories Themed Safety Meeting
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 — 164 Shepherd Labs
Reviewing general lab and fire safety inside our newly-renovated facilities, on International Talk Like a Pirate Day, MnRI and the rest of Shepherd Labs were given the safety rundown from MFD Officer Casidy Anderson. View the full event page here.
Minnesota Robotics Institute at the Minnesota State Fair
Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 — U of M Central (Crossroads Building) on the State Fair Grounds — St. Paul, MN
The University of Minnesota and MnDRIVE showed off its discoveries and expertise through fascinating and fun exhibits and hands-on activities in buildings all over the fairgrounds. View the full event page here.