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JSPS London Postdoctoral Fellowship (Short-Term Award)

  Call for Applications with Fellowships to Start Between November 2012 to the end of March 2013 Closing Date: Friday 1 June, 2012   JSPS is the leading research...

UK-JP Robotics Workshop - Delegate details

Registration has now closed for the UK-JP Robotics Workshop, which will take place on 22nd-23rd March 2012. The delegates are listed below. Clicking on delegates' names will take you to an...

UK-JP Robotics Workshop - Registration Open

This international event on March 22nd and 23rd will bring together researchers and industrialists working in the area of robotics.   Event and registration details can be found...

UK-JP Robotics Workshop (Oxford), March 22-23

The UK-JP Robotics Workshop will be held at St Catherine's College, Oxford on 22nd and 23rd March.   We are expecting between 10 and 15 researchers from a variety of...

Japan Robotics Mission - Outcomes

In October 2011 the UK sent a delegation to Japan with the following aims: to learn about the current trends, research themes and commercial activities being undertaken in Japan in...

JSPS Summer Programme Call for Applications

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is the leading research funding agency in Japan, established by the Japanese Government for the purpose of contributing to the advancement of...

Why are humans scared of robots?

The BBC has produced a very interesting article on this topic. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/fast_track/9636763.stm   I suspect that cultural perceptions of...

Snake-arm robot goes to work at nuclear plant

The OC Robotics snake-arm robot platform is being demonstrated at the Sellafield nuclear power plant.  For video and full details of the story go to: ...

Symposium on Humanoid Robotics

Following on from the very successful events in 2009 and 2010, the 3rd IET International Symposium on Humanoid Robotics will be hosted in Manchester on 8-9 December 2011.  The event...

Japan Robotics Mission Announced

The UK-JP CHARM network together with the British Embassy in Tokyo is in the planning stages of a week-long mission to Japan to take place from October 17 -  21, 2011.  This visit will...

Invitation for proposals: Autonomous and Intelligent Systems

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and a number of industrial partners have formed a strategic partnership to fund novel research in autonomous and intelligent...

Robot Capable of Handling Soft Materials

The Science and Innovation Section of the British Embassy ( http://ukinjapan.fco.gov.uk/resources/en/pdf/5606773/201105news ) reports:   Tokyo University's research team has...

UK Robotics Survey

As part of a UK wide robotics capabilities study, a survey is being conducted.   The following is for the whole robotics community within the UK, robotics companies and their...

UK Autonomous Systems and Robotics Annual Conference

The Autonomous Systems and Robotics Annual Conference will be held on 15th and 16th June at the International Digital Laboratory, Warwick University.   Go to the website below to...

Greetings from Japan

Dear Everyone,    I joined this Robotics Official Group the other day.    I have studied robotics for more than ten years. I worked in Biorobotics...

Anti-Disaster Robotics Task Force

Since the tragic events of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami a task force has been created and can be found at:   http://roboticstaskforce2.wordpress.com/   ...

Welcome to CHARM

Welcome to the newly formed CHARM group.   The aim of this group is to build links between Japanese and UK businesses and academics working in high autonomy robotics. I am hoping...

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