November 2019. The group goes for an academic retreat to CUHK-SZ.
August 2019. Jihong gives a talk to the group. Farewell party to Maria.
June 2019. Omar wins the Best Student Paper Award at TAROS'19 in London
June 2019. Zoe & David are guest researchers at TUM in Germany
June 2019. Zoe presents her research work at the EAMA'19 in Korea
May 2019. Zoe & Muddassir join in the Research Pitching Competition
May 2019. Omar has his PhD confirmation
April 2019. David attends a PhD thesis defence a the University of Toulon, France
March 2019. David and his team visit the Harbin Institute of Technology, Shenzhen
February 2019. Maria presents her research work at the IRC'19 in Naples, Italy
January 2019. Maria has her PhD confirmation
December 2018. Muddassir presents his research work at the EAMA'18
October 2018. David gives a talk at IROS 2018 in Madrid, Spain
September 2018. Zoe Ma joints the group as a research student
May 2018. Omar participates in the department's research poster competition
May 2018. David presents a T-RO paper at ICRA 2018, Australia
February 2018. Muddassir joins the group as a research assistant/student
January 2018. Omar Zahra joins the group as a research student
October 2019. Maria Victorova joins the group as a research student
July 2017. David joins The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
August 2019. Prof Xianbo Xiang, Deputy Dean, School of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Title: Control of Marine Robots: Challenges, Methods and Applications.
April 2019. Dr Emmanuel Dean, Senior Researcher, Institute for Cognitive Systems, Technical University of Munich, Germany. Title: From Multimodal Tactile Signals to Compliant Control Using Robot Skin.
April 2019. Dr Karinne Ramirez, Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute for Cognitive Systems from the Technical University of Munich, Germany. Title: Robots That Reason: When AI Meets Robotics.
February 2019. Dr Crystal Fok, Associate Director, MPE Cluster & Robotics Platform, Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. Title: Innovation and Technology Prospects in Hong Kong.
September 2018. Dr River Guo, Senior Research Fellow. Aviation Services Research Centre (ASRC), Industrial Centre, PolyU. Title: Thermal Non-Destructive Testing: Making the Invisible Visible.
August 2018. Dr Tiffany Yip, Postdoctoral Fellow. T Stone Robotics Institute, CUHK. Title: Development of a Collaborative Surgical Robot Assistant for Laparoscopic Hysterectomy.
July 2018. Dr Jose Guadalupe Romero, Assistant Professor, Department of Digital Systems, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico, Mexico. Title: Energy Shaping of Mechanical Systems via PID Control.
April 2018. Prof Darwin Lau, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, CUHK. Title: From Generalised Analysis to Application Realisation of Cable-Driven Robots.
We are continuously searching for talent at various levels such as postdoctoral fellows, research assistants, postgraduate students, visiting students, and part-time student helpers. Please contact the Principal Investigator (david.navarro-alarcon [at] polyu [.] edu [.] hk) to inquire for current openings. Send full application documents, e.g. detailed CV, published papers, thesis, experimental videos, developed systems, etc.