Clark School Home UMD

ECE News Story

Techno-Sciences, Inc. Sponsors Robotics Seminars

Techno-Sciences, Inc. Sponsors Robotics Seminars

Techno-Sciences, Inc. will provide financial sponsorship for the Maryland Robotics Center's seminar series, now named the “Techno-Sciences, Inc. Robotics Seminar Series," Maryland Robotics Center Director S. K. Gupta (ME/ISR) has announced.

"This generous sponsorship from Techno-Sciences Inc. will enable us to bring well known robotics experts to our campus," Gupta said. "This seminar series is intended to help our students learn about the latest advances in the robotics and also showcase our activities to robotics experts."

Techno-Sciences officials will be on hand for the first seminar of the semester on January 28, at 10:00 a.m. in 1146 A.V. Williams Building. The seminar speaker is Rogelio Lozano of the Université de Technologie de Compiègne, whose talk is titled, “Hovering Quad-Rotor Control: A Comparison of Nonlinear Controllers Using Visual Feedback."

The Maryland Robotics Center is housed within the Institute for Systems Research in the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland.

Related Articles:
Alumnus Xiaobo Tan promoted to full professor at Michigan State
New ONR grant for bio-inspired underwater sensing and control
Maryland Robotics Center students participate in National Robotics Week kick-off
Alum Dimitris Tsakiris improves propulsion of robotic octopus
Galloway, Justh, Krishnaprasad publish chasing and flocking research in Proceedings of the Royal Society A
Alum Serban Sabau joins Stevens Institute as assistant professor
Martins, Gupta, Aloimonos speak at 'Fostering Excellence in Robotics'
Alum Xiaobo Tan improves robotic fish
Martins interviewed in story about robotics use in Maryland
Maryland Robotics Center featured on live TV broadcast

January 26, 2011

Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Jonathan Simon is invited speaker at Paris Workshop on Decoding of Sound and Brain

Barg, Tamo named winners of IEEE Information Theory Society Paper Awad

UMD Discovery Could Enable Portable Particle Accelerators

JaJa Connects UMD Experts with NSF South Big Data Hub Resources

Fisher Named Chair of the Fischell Department of Bioengineering

ISR participates in NSF 30th Anniversary ERC Celebration

Papamanthou Receives Yahoo! Labs Award

White Symposium to Examine Collective Animal Behavior and Control of Robotic Networks

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts