The French newspaper Le Daupiné published an article called “Des robots sauveteurs en test dans un immeuble désaffecté” – freely translated into “Rescue robots are being tested in a collapsed building” after our field test in Chambéry, France.
The Drones Magazine features our project coordinator THW and the use of drones, and naturally CURSOR is one of the showcase projects. Find the full article (in German) here.
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CURSOR researchers receive the Excellent Research and Technology Award 2021 from the Robotic Society of Japan
We are happy to announce that CURSOR researchers received the Excellent Research Technology Award of the Robotics Society of Japan. Prof. Satoshi Tadokoro, Mr. Yu Ozawa and Prof. Masahiro Watanabe from Tohoku University (Sendai, Japan) will be awarded for their innovative robots which can climb over and under obstacles to find victims in disaster zones. This remarkable accomplishment will be announced at the Annual Conference of the Robotics Society of Japan on 8 September 2021. Learn more about their technical developments and this award when reading our press release. (German version to be found here)
We are delighted to share that our field test has received quite an media echo in the local and regional news – print, radio and TV news.
Read our articles at Süddeutsche Zeitung, BR Online and listen to the the Bayern 2 radio show. Also watch these new videos in the BR show “Gut zu Wissen” and on the website of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.