Robohub Podcast

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Robohub Podcast is the podcast for news, interviews and discussions on all aspects of robotics. New episodes are released every two weeks, on Fridays. For more information click the robot or visit

Modular robotics, last year’s Amazon picking challenge, software to help nurses coordinate, and autonomous cars at RSS.
Jürgen Leitner on a jumping robot to help navigation on the Moon for the Google Lunar XPrize.
Ekaterina Bereziy on an exoskeleton that can help people with full or partial lower body paralysis go up and down stairs.
Hugh Herr on the amputation of both of his legs below the knee, orthoses and exoskeletons, and the future of bionic technology.
Fredrik Gustafsson on an initiative to reduce poaching in a rhino sanctuary in Ngulia, Kenya.
Emo Todorov discusses a method for controlling complex robot behavior.
Karl Iagnemma speaks about autonomous vehicles in urban environments.
This is the second of two episodes where Audrow Nash interviews several companies at the International Conference for Robotics and Automation (ICRA). Interviews include iniLabs on a high frequency camera, HEBI robotics on a modular system for constructing robots, Consequential Robotics on a companion robot, and Phoenix Technologies on the …
This is the first of two episodes where Audrow Nash interviews several companies at the International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA). ICRA is the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society's biggest conference and one of the leading international forums for robotics researchers to present their work. The 2016 conference was …
In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews several companies at INNOROBO 2015, a conference to showcase innovation in robotics. Interviews include RB 3D on exoskeletons, BALYO on warehouse automation, Kawada Robotics on humanoids, Partnering Robotics on robots for indoor air quality control, and IRT Jules Verne on a large, cable driven …
In this episode, Ron Vanderkley interviews James Underwood, a senior research fellow in the Australian Centre for Field Robotics at the University of Sydney. Underwood discusses his work on an autonomous vegetable harvesting robot, Ladybird.
In this episode, Abate De Mey interviews Guido De Croon about Evolutionary Robotics and its use to design behaviors for flying robots.
In this episode, Audrow Nash interviews Silas Adekunle, Co-founder and CEO of Reach Robotics. They speak about Reach Robotics first product, Mecha Monsters: legged, gaming robots that are controlled by a smartphone. Through Mecha Monsters, Reach Robotics is attempting to connect the physical and digital components of the gaming world. …
In this episode, Ron Vanderkley speaks with Mark Pivoc from [FastBrick]( about Hadrian the bricklaying robot. [Fastbrick]( is an Australian robotics firm aiming to disrupt the local bricklaying market with a machine it says will be able to build a four-bedroom house in two days, without any human interaction.
In this episode, Andrew Vaziri speaks with John Lymer, Chief Architect of Robotics and Automation at SSL. They highlight key programs in space robotics from the 1980s through to SSL's current program to robotically assemble satellites in space.
In this episode, Abate De Mey interviews Harry Gee, founder of the robotics startup, Agilic. Harry talks about his company, the Rasberry Pi robots that he designed, and the basics of creating a robotics startup.
In this episode Andrew Vaziri speaks with Mike Osborne, Associate Professor in Machine Learning at the University of Oxford. They discuss how advancements in artificial intelligence may change the workforce, the economy and society.
In this episode, Andrew Vaziri speaks with Curtis Carson, Head of Research and Technology in Industrial Strategy and Systems at Airbus. They speak about the Airbus Shopfloor Challenge to be held at ICRA 2016, and discuss the need for a new generation of industrial robots for aircraft manufacturing.
In this episode, we celebrate our 200th episode! That's over 6000 minutes of robot goodness and nearly 8 years releasing interviews with your favorite roboticists. The podcast is all volunteer run, a special thanks to everyone on the team who's made this possible! And thanks to all of you for …
Simone Schürle on using small robots to harvest crystals for drug development.