Seminar: Mehran Samavati, 24th Sept, 1p

When: Thurs 24th of Sept, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Mehran Samavati Title: Development of a Material Movement Planning and Optimisation System for Rio Tinto Abstract: In the surface mining industry, material transportation management coordinates material movement through dynamically allocating trucks to transfer material from dig units to …

Seminar: Rami N. Khushaba, 17th Sept, 1p

When: Thurs 17th of Sept, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Dr Rami N. Khushaba, PhD, M.Sc., B.Sc., Senior Member – IEEE Title: Myoelectric Pattern Recognition Using Recursive Spatial-Temporal Fusions: Building your own deep features representations Abstract: The design of pattern recognition-based neural interfaces has been heavily explored and …

Seminar: Konstantin Seiler, 9th Sept, 2p

When: Weds 9th of Sept, 2p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Dr Konstantin Seiler Title: Flow-achieving online planning and dispatching for open cut mines Abstract: In open cut mining, ore must be continuously transported between locations, which in the absence of conveyor systems is by a fleet of individual …

Seminar: Mohammadreza Chamanbaz, 3rd Sept, 1p

When: Thurs 3rd of Sept, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Mohammadreza Chamanbaz Title: Distributed robust optimization: A randomized approach Abstract: A wide class of interconnected systems ranging from power grid, chemical refinery plant, and water distribution system to wireless sensor network, and swarm robotics fall in the category …

Seminar: Ross Mead, Founder and CEO of Semio, Aug 27th, 1p AEST

When: Thurs 27th of Aug, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Dr Ross Mead, Founder and CEO of Semio Title: Bringing Robots To Life Abstract: The robotics ecosystem is evolving, as technological advances have paved the way for the coming robotics revolution. Soon, robots will be part of our …

Seminar: Jennifer Wakulicz, 6th Aug, 1p

When: Thurs 6th of Aug, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Jennifer Wakulicz Title: Estimating unmodelled motion dynamics for robust crop flower thinning Abstract: Flower thinning is an important practise in orchard management, allowing farmers to pre-determine fruit setting and quality come harvest. Automation of this task requires accurate …

Seminar: Dr Katie Silversides, 30th Jul, 1p

When: Thurs 30th of Jul, 1p AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Dr Katie Silversides Title: Boundary identification in iron ore using Measure While Drilling data Abstract: The modelling and mining of stratigraphic ore deposits requires detailed knowledge of the location of geological boundaries. Measure while drilling (MWD) data collected …

Seminar: Tim Barfoot, UToronto, 23rd Jul, 10a

The video for this talk is now available here: https://youtu.be/SjfWvmwMgDU When: Thurs 23rd of Jul, 10a AEST Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Prof Tim Barfoot, University of Toronto Title: Towards Reliable and Generalizable Robot Navigation Abstract: For the last decade, we have been working on sensor-based navigation of mobile robots for …

Seminar: Cosimo Della Santina, TU Delft/DLR, 9th Jul, 5p

The video for this talk is now available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wisxxRRBCyk When: Thurs 9th of Jul, 5p Where: This seminar will be presented online, RSVP here. Speaker: Asst Prof Cosimo Della Santina Title: A model based view to the Grand Challenge of building an artificial brain for Soft Robots Abstract: Taking inspiration from the animal body, researchers …

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