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!

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 autonomous drones in Abu Dhabi have once again proved to be the world leaders

Naše autonomní drony v Abú Dhabí opět dokázaly, že jsou světovou špičkou
On February 23-25, the Khalifa University hosted the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) in Abu Dhabi. Team of our Department cooperating at the competition with colleagues from universities in Pennsylvania and New York won first place for building walls with drones, second for destroying defined targets (balloons) and the most valuable golden medal …read more

Abu Dhabi Drone Contest in media

The Multirobot System Group´s team from our department is heading to the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) international robotics competition that will be held in Abu Dhabi on February 23-25. Three years ago, our team won a complete series of medals. It was the best in funding, picking and delivering items with the …read more

AERIAL-CORE – new H2020 project

AERIAL-CORE - new H2020 project
Martin Saska received a new European H2020 grant! He serves as the PI of CTU part of “AERIAL-CORE: AERIAL COgnitive integrated multi-task Robotic system with Extended operation range and safety” coordinated by University of Sevilla. The main objective of AERIAL-CORE is the development of core technology modules and an integrated aerial cognitive robotic system that …read more

Success of CTU-CRAS’ robots in US in Main evening news, Czech TV

Success of CTU-CRAS' robots in US in Main evening news, Czech TV
It doesn’t happen every day that you appear in the main evening broadcasting at Czech TV (Česká televize). It does for example when you win DARPA SubT Challenge among self-funded teams. Amazing success of ČVUT FEL team CTU-CRAS formed by our teams Multi-robot Systems (Martin Saska) and Vision for Robotics and Autonomous Systems (Tomáš Svoboda) and colleagues …read more

CTU-CRAS from the Department of Cybernetics Won the Darpa Subterranean Challenge Tunnel Circuit Among Non-Sponsored Teams and Took the Overall 3rd Place

The DARPA Subterranean Challenge Tunnel Circuit took place in Pittsburgh, USA on 15-22 August. A team of CTU-CRAS scientists and students from the Department of Cybernetics and Computer Department of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague demonstrated a multirobotic system for searching the areas affected by the disaster. CTU-CRAS …read more

Our robots (MRS group) help map historical objects

In Novinky.cz has been published an interresting article (in Czech language) „Drony z ČVUT pomáhají odkrývat dlouholetá tajemství” (More videos and articles about this topic you can find at the end of this website.) Many thanks for the representation of our department!

Supplement of the daily Právo Víkend on the success of the team of dr. Saska in Abu Dhabi

The supplement of the daily Právo Víkend informs about the success of the team of dr. Saska at the international competition in Abu Dhabi in the article “How Czech Scientists Race in the Emirates”. In Czech language only.

The victory of our MRS group in Czech TV

In an earlier post we reported about the victory of our MRS team in the prestigous MBZIRC robotic competition. Czech TV informed about the success of our team (in Czech) on their web page, and in their morning show Studio 6 (in Czech). Martin Saska, the team leader, gave a telephonic interview.
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