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We have attended THE BREAKING THE SURFACE 2019

The 11th edition of Breaking the Surface (BtS2019) took place from 29th September to 6th October in Biograd na Moru, Croatia. It is an international interdisciplinary field workshop on maritime robotics and applications. This year over 200 people took part in it.   As a member of University of Girona,…

UDG PARTICIPATION TO THE 2019 IFAC Conference on Control Applications in Marine Systems

The 12th edition of IFAC Conference on Control Applications in Marine Systems (CAMS) took place in Daejeon (Korea) from the 18th to the 20th of September 2019. The conference focuses on technical works reflecting the most recent and highest impact research and application results in the field of automatic control applied to marine systems.   Vicorob…

Hello summer

We will be out of the office for a few days!! We will be closed from the 5st to the 31st of August for vacations. Don’t miss this opportunity to relax and enjoy your free time. Have a nice holiday!!!   Ens n’anem durant uns dies!!!  No hi serem del…

Sparus II AUV seabed mapping in Greece

In a collaboration with Université de Lyon, University of Athens, IPGP Institut de Physique du globe de Paris and University of Bergen the CIRS team moved to Greece to map the seafloor.   A small team from the Underwater Robotics Research Center (CIRS) with Sparus II AUV equipped with an…

Eduard Vidal is a ICRA 2019 Best Student Paper Award Finalist

The IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) was held from 20-24 May 2019 at The Palais des congrès de Montréal in Canada, and it is the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society’s flagship conference. This year it received over 2900 submissions from 62 countries, from which a total of…

A successful 6th edition of EMRA workshop

EMRA (European Marine Robotics and Applications workshop) aims to bring together a diverse range of speakers from ongoing EU funded research projects, industry stakeholders, policy makers and end users. The workshop provides an excellent opportunity for networking, dissemination of research projects and cross-fertilization of ideas in marine robotics, enabling innovative…

EU marine robots General Assembly takes place at IFREMER

IFREMER (Institut français de recherche pour l’exploitation de la mer) is one of the 15 partners that compose the consortium of EU marine robots (EUMR) H2020 infrastructure project. The Unit for Underwater Systems provides technical systems and related services for the scientific exploration of the deep ocean. The unit englobes…