Events

La recerca és la clau

El passat 7 de novembre es va organitzar per primera vegada una jornada dirigida als estudiants de l’EPS que tenia per objectiu mostrar tant la recerca com les sortides professionals que podia oferir al grup de recerca. En total hi van assistir més de trenta persones.   La jornada va comptar amb la participació tant del director del grup VICOROB com amb la participació de quatre ponents convidats, els quals…

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, Patryk Cieslak presented one of the lectures and one workshop. His lecture was called “Autonomous underwater manipulation from a floating…

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 team was represented by Roger Pi (PhD student), who presented a paper entitled “multi-representation multi-heuristic A* motion planning for a dual arm underwater…

WE ATTENDED THE 35th ECTRIMS

The ECTRIMS 2019 – 35th Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis took place from 11th to13th of September 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden. It was a very successful congress with over 9’300 participants from 100 countries. During the last 26 years, ECTRIMS has served as Europe’s and the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to the understanding and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis(MS). The conference includes three days…

UdG participation to the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation

The IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) is the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society’s flagship conference. Held annually, the conference joins experts in the robotic community for technical communications through presentations and discussions.   This year, the ICRA was held from 20-24 May 2019 at The Palais des congrès de Montréal in Canada. Narcís Palomeras, postdoctoral researcher, and Eduard Vidal, PhD student (both members of the ViCOROB team)…

VICOROB AT IEEE IRC NAPLES 2019

The 3rd edition of IEEE International Conference on Robotic Computing (IRC) took place in Naples (Italy) from the 25th to the 27th of February 2019. It is a young conference (3rd edition) focused on topics such as: Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics.   Vicorob team was represented by Narcís Palomeras, who participated both in the conference as well as in the workshop entitled “Enabling factors for the boost of…

SERAM 2018: ViCOROB team represented at Biotechnology and Computing Session

Last month, three members of VICOROB attended to the 34th National Congress of the Spanish Society of Medical Radiology SERAM and presented 3 oral and 3 poster presentations. This event represented a great opportunity to show part of the most recent research works in breast and brain imaging developed at the institute: breast parenchyma enhancement automated classification methods, image analysis tools to improve breast cancer diagnosis or deep learning approaches…

We travel to the land down under: visit at CSIRO research center and participation at ICRA 2018

The IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) took place in Brisbane, Australia, from 21 to 25 of May. Established in 1984 and held annually, the conference joins experts in the field of robotics and automation for technical communications through presentations and discussions.   ViCOROB participated in the conference, once again. Narcís Palomeras presented the work “Autonomous Mapping of Underwater 3D Structures: From View Planning to Execution”, and Eduard…