CMU Celebrates 25 Years of Field Robotics

CMU Celebrates 25 Years of Field Robotics

Postby Markus Waibel on 07 Nov 2008, 09:13

Carnegie Mellon University's Field Robotic Center has just celebrated it's 25th birthday - congratulations! CMU organized a symposium with a wide range of robot experts giving talks.

Check out the cool slideshow of the Field Robotics' past 25 years' coolest robots. You can find videos of most of the symposium talks here.

Some examples of the cool bots below...

More links:
CMU's Field Robotics Center
Links at robots.net
Links at Automaton
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CMU-Field-Robotics-1992Neptune-Robot.jpg
Field Robotics Center's 1992 Neptune Mobile Robot to inspect interiors of fuel storage tanks
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Field Robotics Center's 1986 Remote Work Vehicle Robot for radiated environments
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Field Robotics Center's 1983 Remote Controlled Vehicle Robot for radiated environments
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Re: CMU Celebrates 25 Years of Field Robotics

Postby Markus Waibel on 07 Nov 2008, 09:17

... and some more cool bots:
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CMU-Field-Robotics-2000-Winterized-Nomad-Robot.jpg
A winter robot version of the Nomad.
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CMU-Field-Robotics-1997-Nomad-Robot.jpg
Field Robotics Center's 1997 Nomad Robot for autonomous exploration of planetary like environments. Here shown in the Atacama desert.
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CMU-Field-Robotics-1994-Dante2-Robot.jpg
Field Robotics Center's 1994 Dante II Tethered Walking Robot to explore active volcanoes
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Re: CMU Celebrates 25 Years of Field Robotics

Postby Markus Waibel on 07 Nov 2008, 09:19

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Re: CMU Celebrates 25 Years of Field Robotics

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