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Home | Seminars and Symposia | Past seminars/symposia: Thursday, April 17, 2014

MnDRIVE: Robotics, Sensors and Advanced Manufacturing

Thursday, April 17, 2014
8:00 am–5:00 pm

401/402 Walter Library

Presentation and poster links

Future of Robotics Presentations

  1. "Aerial Robot Swarms," Vijay Kumar, University of Pennsylvania
    Slides (pdf 8.7 MB) | Presentation video (play in browser) | Download (.flv) | Download (.mov)
  2. "Manipulation Research and Automated Manufacturing," Matt Mason, Carnegie Mellon University
    Slides (pdf 1.6 MB) | Presentation video (play in browser) | Download (.flv) | Download (.mov)
  3. "The Confluence of Robotics and Automation for Manufacturing," Henrik Christensen, Georgia Institute of Technology
    Slides (pdf 1.1 MB) | Presentation video (play in browser) | Download (.flv) | Download (.mov)
  4. "The Challenges of Starting a Robotics Business," Paolo Pirjanian, iRobot
    Slides (pdf 3.2 MB) | Presentation video (play in browser) | Download (.flv) | Download (.mov)
  5. "Robotics and Innovation: Stoking the Recovery," Richard Voyles, OSTP, NSF, and Purdue University
    Presentation video (play in browser) | Download (.flv) | Download (.mov)

Poster Presenters

Presentation Videos on Umconnect

Program page

Presentations by Academic and Industry Leaders

Including Panel Discussions

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