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Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Planning for 3D Reconstruction

Salary Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a. Closing date: Dec 04, 2019 12:00PM We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the Estimation, Search, and Planning group of the Oxford Robotics Institute and the Department of Engineering Science in central Oxford. The post is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research [...]

Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Planning for 3D Reconstruction2019-11-05T10:09:40+00:00

Vacancy: ORI Senior Engineer

Salary Grade 8: £41,526 – £49,553 p.a. Closing date: Nov 27, 2019 12:00PM We are seeking a full-time permanent Senior Engineer at the Oxford Robotics Institute (ORI) and the Department of Engineering Science in central Oxford. The Senior ORI Engineer will be responsible for the development and continuing management of the ORI’s Engineering operations. [...]

Vacancy: ORI Senior Engineer2019-10-25T10:57:12+01:00

Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Multimotion Estimation

Salary Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a.    Closing date: Nov 22, 2019 12:00PM We are seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the Estimation, Search, and Planning (ESP) group of the Oxford Robotics Institute and the Department of Engineering Science in central Oxford. The post is funded by the Engineering and Physical [...]

Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Multimotion Estimation2019-10-25T10:50:10+01:00

ORCA Hub Demonstrations

In a cold, wet week at the beginning of October, a team from Oxford Robotics Institute headed north to Blyth, near Newcastle, for the ORCA Hub demonstrations. A large warehouse, normally used for testing off-shore wind turbines, hosted teams from a number of different universities, all keen to demonstrate their advances in research in [...]

ORCA Hub Demonstrations2019-10-17T12:48:16+01:00

DARPA SubT Challenge

DARPA SubT Challenge Marco Camurri describes his recent trip to the DARPA SubT Challenge On Aug 15th to 22nd, 11 teams from all around the world gathered in Pittsburgh for the Tunnel Circuit of the DARPA SubT Challenge, an international robotics  competition dedicated to autonomous underground exploration. Each team had to locate a [...]

DARPA SubT Challenge2019-11-09T10:59:50+00:00

The Oxford Radar RobotCar Dataset

We are pleased to announce the release of the Oxford Radar RobotCar Dataset, a radar extension to the Oxford RobotCar Dataset. This dataset provides Millimetre-Wave radar data, dual velodyne lidars, and optimised ground truth odometry for 280 km of driving around Oxford, UK (in addition to all sensors in the original Oxford RobotCar Dataset). We [...]

The Oxford Radar RobotCar Dataset2019-09-04T11:25:23+01:00

ORI at RoboCup 2019

At the start of July, the ORI’s competition team, Team ORIon, took part in it’s first RoboCup. RoboCup is an annual international robotics competition with the aim of promoting robotics and AI research and pushing the boundaries of scientific research. This year the event was held in Sydney, Australia and there were 13 different leagues [...]

ORI at RoboCup 20192019-07-30T10:36:44+01:00

ORI’s Dr. Mathieu Geisert Awarded Best Paper at TAROS 2019

Last week a group from ORI attended the Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems (TAROS) 2019 Conference. The conference this year was held at the newly build Mile End campus of the Queen Mary University of London. Many interesting papers were presented and TAROS this year had an excellent set of keynote talks delivered from leading researchers [...]

ORI’s Dr. Mathieu Geisert Awarded Best Paper at TAROS 20192019-07-22T14:58:21+01:00

ORI get to work with the new Stratasys J735 printer

This week Oxford Robotics were visited by Stratasys, the 3D printing experts, to install their state-of-the-art J735 printer - an essential research tool for the Soft Robotics Lab. It's "the best polyjet multi material 3D printer on the market", according to Perla Maiolino, head of the Soft Robotics Lab: "This printer can print a wider [...]

ORI get to work with the new Stratasys J735 printer2019-06-28T12:45:41+01:00

ORI at ICRA 2019

Oxford Robotics Institute past and present at ICRA 2019 in Montreal! Back Row: Ioannis Havoutis, Matt Gadd, Roberto Aldera, Chris Prahacs, Horia Porav, Paul Newman, Ingmar Posner, Rob Weston, Adrián Peñate Sánchez, Tim Tang Front Row: Marco Camurri, Perla Maiolino, Maurice Fallon, Sarah Cen, Alex Bewley, Will Maddern ORI are regular attendees at [...]

ORI at ICRA 20192019-05-30T15:27:08+01:00