(Česky) Jak se zkouší drony a roboty uvnitř jeskyně

O experimentech záchranářských robotů a dronů v Moravském krasu informovala také regionální redakce Českého rozhlasu Brno dne 25. 7. 2020. Reportáž si můžete poslechnout zde

Jan Stria defended his PhD thesis

RNDr. Jan Stria successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled Visual Perception of Garments for their Robotic Manipulation Supervisor: prof. Ing. Václav Hlaváč, CSc, Co-Supervisor: doc. RNDr. Daniel Průša, Ph.D Congratulations!

Robert Penicka defended his PhD thesis

Ing. Robert Pěnicka successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled Data Collection Planning For Aerial Vehicles Supervisor: Ing. Martin Saska, Dr. rer. nat., Co-Supervisor: prof. Ing. Jan Faigl, Ph.D. Congratulations!

Javier Alejandro Aldana Iuit defended his PhD Thesis

Javier Alejandro Aldana Iuit successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled Relevant Shot Detection with Local Features for Video Re-ranking Supervisor: Prof. Jiří Matas, Ph.D. Supervisor-Specialist: Doc. Mgr. Ondřej Chum, Ph.D. Congratulations!

Call for Humanoids group PostDoc position

The group of Humanoid and Cognitive Robotics coordinated by Dr Matej Hoffmann opens a PostDoc position in the humanoid, cognitive, neuro-, and collaborative robotics research. The topics are in the context of the newly starting 5-year project entitled “Whole-body awareness for safe and natural interaction: from brains to collaborative robots” for excellence in fundamental research …read more

Filip Radenović received Antonín Svoboda´s Award

Filip Radenović received Antonín Svoboda´s Award
Filip Radenović, graduate of doctoral study branch Artificial Intelligence and Biocybernetics, received Antonín Svoboda´s Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis. Theme: Visual Retrieval with Compact Image, Supervisor Assoc. Prof. Jiří Chum, Ph.D. The award is given by Czech Society for Cybernetics and Informatics (ČSKI), whose mission includes development of cybernetics and informatics in the Czech …read more

Marko Genyk-Berezovskij received Dean’s Award for Teaching

Marko Genyk-Berezovskij získal Cenu děkana za výuku
RNDr. Marko Genyk-Berezovskij received the Dean’s Award for teaching in the winter semester 2019/20. Teachers are awarded for teaching results based on the recommendation of the Dean’s Committee. The committee decision is based on the results of the students´ verbal survey, suggestions of the heads of departments, and other factors such as the quality of …read more

Antonín Svoboda Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis

Call Czech Society for Cybernetics and Informatics (ČSKI), whose mission includes development of cybernetics and informatics in the Czech Republic and support of pedagogical activities in related fields, announces the national competition for Antonín Svoboda Award for the Best Ph.D. The winner will gain 25,000 CZK and will be nominated to represent Czech Republic in …read more

MBZIRC Abu Dhabi winner team in Prima TV News

Úspěch vítězného týmu soutěže MBZIRC v Abu Dhabi na TV Prima
Success of our MBZIRC winner team on March 6, 2020 on TV Prima News. Watch the report in the 38th minute

Our Roboticists won at the DARPA Subterranean Challenge Urban Circuit among self-funded teams and scored 3rd overall

Our Roboticists won at the DARPA Subterranean Challenge Urban Circuit among self-funded teams and scored 3rd overall
In the second half of February 2020, ten robotic teams gathered at the nearly-built but unfinished nuclear power plant near Elma, Washington. The robots were sent into the underground maze of the huge concrete-steel in a quest to find and locate predetermined 20 artifacts. Researchers, graduate and undergraduate students of Departments of Cybernetics and Computer …read more
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