Christmas Video Success 2021

Úspěch vánočního videa 2021
The Christmas video “Happy Holidays from the Robot Nativity” was very popular in the last days of this year. – on YouTube – almost 17 500 views, 735 likes, 28 comments – on Facebook – more than 16,200 views, reach among 46,000 people, 1,100 positive reactions only (thumbs up, hearts, etc.), 192 shares, 65 comments …read more

Our robots wish everyone a Merry Christmas

An empty lecture hall bathed in blue evening light. Silence reigns, only on the blackboard we see a complex pattern over which is written “Merry Christmas”. Then a Scarab wrapped in Christmas lights walks across one of the tables, soon a robot emerges from behind the door, shrouded in darkness, and the slow strains of …read more

Tomáš Báča received the Dean’s Award for a prestigious dissertation

Tomáš Báča získal Cenu děkana za prestižní dizertační práci
The Dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering CTU Prof. Mgr. Petr Páta, Ph.D. awarded the Dean’s Award for a prestigious dissertation thesis to Dr. Tomáš Báča on December 8th. The topic of the dissertation is Cooperative Sensing by a Group of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. The supervisor was doc. Ing. Martin Saska, Dr. rer. nat. …read more

Flying robots at the Dubai EXPO will celebrate Čapek and Czech innovation

Flying robots will celebrate Čapek’s legacy and Czech innovation at the Dubai EXPO. More in Aktualita FEL CTU and in the Press Release of FEL CTU. Links are only in Czech

Czech robotics in the national pavilion of EXPO in Dubai

Česká robotika v národním pavilonu EXPO v Dubaji
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic informed about the participation of the Mulitirobotic Systems Group in the National Expo Pavilion in Dubai, which is presenting a pilot project of autonomous delivery of parcels using drones. The rotating exhibition dedicated to robotics was also covered by local television in Dubai.

Firefighting by autonomous drones

Hašení požáru autonomními drony
Firefighting by autonomous drones recorded Události České televize, Impuls, Radiožurnál, iDnes, Novinky, Radio Prague International or České noviny and Zive.sk

Our scientists tested a special drone in Stara Boleslav

Our scientists tested a special drone in Stara Boleslav
Radiožurnál on Sept 7, 2021 reported on the testing of a special firefighting drone More details in the press release of FEE CTU

For the eleventh time, Atos honoured young talents in Computer Science with the Joseph Fourier Prize

(English) For the eleventh time, Atos honoured young talents in Computer Science with the Joseph Fourier Prize
The Joseph Fourier Prize for Computer Science this year was won by the technical universities in Prague, Brno and Ostrava. The competition is organised every year by the French Embassy and the computer section is run by the French IT company Atos. “The aim of the competition is to recognise outstanding scientific work with a …read more

Tomas Baca defended his PhD thesis

Ing. Tomáš Báča succesfully defended his PhD thesis entitled Cooperative Sensing by a Group of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Supervisor: Ing. Martin Saska, Dr. rer. nat., Co-Supervisor: Ing. Michal Platkevič, Ph.D Congratulations!

The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team in Kentucky took silver in the virtual competition and finished sixth in the real robot competition

(English) The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team in Kentucky took silver in the virtual competition and finished sixth in the real robot competition
The results of the DARPA SubT Challenge finals were announced on Friday 24 September at a ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team finished second among the top ten robotics teams in the world in the viral competition, earning a $500,000 prize. “We were mainly focused on the main competition with real robots, …read more
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