253 #253: eSIM in Wearable Technology, with Karl Weaver Feb. 5, 2018
Karl Weaver on wireless technology in China.
252 #252: Embedded Platform for SLAM, with Zhe Zhang Jan. 20, 2018
Zhe discusses the development of hardware platforms for incorporating SLAM for mobile robots.
251 #251: Open Source Prosthetic Leg, with Elliott Rouse Jan. 6, 2018
Elliott Rouse on the design and software interface of an open source prosthetic leg.
250 #250: Learning Prosthesis Control Parameters, with Helen Huang Dec. 24, 2017
Helen Huang on improving a users experience with a prosthetic through online learning of control parameters
249 #249: ICRA 2017 Company Showcase, with Howard Michel, Li Bingbing, Xianbao Chen and Lester Teh Chee Onn Dec. 10, 2017
Robots for education, painting tall buildings, machining large parts, and environmental monitoring.
248 #248: Semi-active Prostheses, with Peter Adamczyk Nov. 24, 2017
Peter Adamczyk on shiftable shapes, controllable keels, and alignable ankles.
247 #247: ANYmal: A Ruggedized Quadrupedal Robot, with Marco Hutter Nov. 11, 2017
Marco Hutter on design and control of a quadrupedal robot.
246 #246: Smart Swarms, with Vijay Kumar Oct. 28, 2017
Vijay Kumar on designing smart swarms of micro air vehicles.
245 #245: High-Performance Autonomous Vehicles, with Chris Gerdes Oct. 14, 2017
Chris Gerdes on an autonomous race car and an autonomous drifting Delorean.
244 #244: Robot Pediatric Coach, with Ayanna Howard Sept. 30, 2017
Ayanna Howard on how robots can be used to “gamify” pediatric therapy.
243 #243: Disney Robotics, with Katsu Yamane Sept. 17, 2017
Katsu Yamane on robot design at Disney, a robot simulator used by Disney's animators, and becoming an “Imagineer.”
242 #242: CUJO – Smart Firewall for Cybersecurity, with Leon Kuperman Sept. 4, 2017
Leon Kuperman on cybersecurity threats and how to guard against them.
241 #241: Tensegrity Control, with Kostas Bekris Aug. 18, 2017
Kostas Bekris introduces tensegrity robots, and research into smart control algorithms for them.
A wrist-veins biometric reader that functions as a security solution for smart devices.
239 #239: Robot Academy, with Peter Corke July 22, 2017
Peter Corke on free, online courses in robotics and computer vision.
238 #238: Midwest Speech and Language Days 2017 Posters, with Michael White, Dmitriy Dligach and Denis Newman-Griffiths July 8, 2017
Question interpretation in a dialogue system, extracting patient timelines from doctor’s notes, and connecting words and phrases to relevant medical topics.
237 #237: Deep Learning in Robotics, with Sergey Levine June 24, 2017
Sergey Levine on applying deep learning techniques for end-to-end design of robots.
236 #236: IASP 2016: Prostheses and Finding Shoes, with Vadim Kotenev and Vagan Martirosyan June 9, 2017
Russian prosthesis and a robot for helping you find fitting shoes
235 #235: Locus Robotics, with Rick Faulk May 28, 2017
Rick Faulk of Locus Robotics talks about automation in eCommerce warehouses using lightweight Locus Bots.
234 #234: Trik Embedded Platform, with Roman Luchin May 13, 2017
Roman Luchin on robotics a development platform between Lego Mindstorms and an embedded platform.