Visit of Navantia to the GRVC’s facilities

Visit of Navantia to the GRVC’s facilities
This Tuesday the spanish civil and military shipbuilding enterprise Navantia visited our facilities at the Engineering School of the University of Seville to see our works at the H2020 projects as AEROARMS and AEROBI. They came to the laboratories and saw our platform Darius with the robotic arms developed for the AEROARMS project and the breakthroughts obtained in projects like Hyfliers. N...
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VideoSummary of our summer course at UNIA

VideoSummary of our summer course at UNIA
This week our professors Aníbal Ollero, Ramiro Martínez de Dios and Ángel Castaño were training a summer course at UNIA with some CATEC's members. Today a videoSummary has been released with an interview to Aníbal and images of the course. See the summary on the video below:
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New appearence of GRVC and AEROARMS on the spanish tv

New appearence of GRVC and AEROARMS on the spanish tv
In the early hours of June 26th a tv report about AEROARMS was broadcasted on spanish tv. The tv documentarists came to the CATEC’s facilities to talk with Aníbal Ollero and Antidio Viguria about this project and its future innovations. Then they came to the GRVC’s laboratories to interview María Polvillo, worker of the group GRVC. You can see again the tv report in the next link: http://www.rtve....

Our presentations at ICUAS ’18

Our presentations at ICUAS ’18
Between the days June 13th and 15th the International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS) took place at the Dallas Marriot City Center in Dallas, TX (USA). During this event our members Aníbal Ollero and Arturo Torres showed the outcome of the AEROARMS and EUROC project investigations. Aníbal Ollero showed the AEROARMS results during the presentation entitled “On the use of the velocit...

Our presence at ISAR ’18

Our presence at ISAR ’18
On June 11th and 12th Aníbal Ollero in conjuction with some of our members were at the 2nd International Symposium on Aerial Robotics in Philadelphia (USA). The topic of the conference was "New systems for industrial contact inspection pipes and bridges by using aerial robotics manipulators", which included presentations of the H2020 projects AEROARMS and AEROBI and explanations about the prototyp...

Summer course at UNIA

Summer course at UNIA
Our professors Aníbal Ollero, Ramiro Martínez de Dios and Ángel Castaño in conjuction with CATEC members Antonio Jiménez, Francisco Alarcón and Miguel Ángel Trujillo will teach several workshops over the course “The future of drones: aerial robotics”. This course will take place at the Cartuja campus of International University of Andalusia (UNIA) on 25, 26 and 27 June. The registrations are open....

Do you want to work with us? We’re hiring!

Do you want to work with us? We’re hiring!
The Robotics Laboratory (GRVC) at the University of Seville (Spain) has opened 8 positions for the new H2020 ERC Advanced Grant GRIFFIN (Principal Investigator Anibal Ollero) dealing with safe and long endurance flapping wing aerial robots with perching and manipulation capabilities. Aerial robotics topics: mechanical and mechatronic design, aerodynamic modelling and control, aerial soft roboti...
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Anibal Ollero elected between the European Innovators of the year

Anibal Ollero elected between the European Innovators of the year
Anibal Ollero has been elected between the 15 European personalities of the year, candidates to the European Leadership Awards. He is one of the three elected Innovator Award candidates: http://interactive.euronews.com/European-Leadership-Award-2018 The Award Gala ceremony is next May 23, 2018 at the Egmont Palace, Brussels. The details are in: http://europeanleadershipawards.eu

New project given to GRVC

New project given to GRVC
The European Research Council (ERC) has granted to the GRVC team leader Aníbal Ollero with an Advanced Grants award grant worth 2,5 millions of euros to keep researching in terms of aerial robotics. This project is called Griffin and is related to investigate the flight limits and work security. Several communications media as Diario de Sevilla or ABC have echoed this news. These are the links ...

AEROBI Technical Demonstration

AEROBI Technical Demonstration
H2020 project AEROBI is in its last year now. On March 19th, a technical demonstration was held in a real bridge in Algodonales (Cádiz). FADA-CATEC and GRVC showed three autonomous platforms in different inspection tasks. Here is a short video summarizing the demo.