SoCS Research Seminar Series

Frontiers in Robotics Research

These talks are delivered in the context of the CMP9766M module but are open to attend to any undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as anyone with relevant research interests wishing to attend.

2020 Sessions

Past Sessions in 2019

Date/Time Location Presenter(s) and Titles
24/01/2019 13:00 INB1102 Jaime Pulido Fentanes: Long-term Robot Deployments To Achieve Robot Autonomy In Everyday Environments (pdf)
29/01/2019 14:00 MB0312 Dr Antoine Cully, Imperial College London:  Creative Adaptation through Learning (pdf)
07/02/2019 13:00 INB1102 Dr Paul Baxter: Social Robotics
14/02/2019 13:00 INB1102 Fanta Camara, University of Leeds: Game theory for self-driving cars
21/02/2019 13:00 INB1102 Silvain Calinon: Robot learning from few demonstrations by exploiting the structure and geometry of data (abstract and bio)
28/02/2019 13:00 INB1102 Halvard Grimstad, SAGA Robotics: Agricultural robots – the future of agriculture
07/03/2019 13:00 INB1102 Serhan Coşar: Human Re-identification with Mobile Service Robots (pdf)
19/03/2019 14:00 INB2101 Farshad Arvin: Robotics for Extreme Environments (pdf)
21/03/2019 13:00 INB1102 Manolis ChiouTowards robotic systems that can self-regulate their autonomy level
28/03/2019 13:00 INB1102 Stephen Kyberd (Head of Egineering, Oxford Robotics Institute): Robotics and Autonomy (part of slides)
04/04/2019 13:00 INB1102 Dr Li Sun (Oxford): Deep Learning for Robotic Perception
11/04/2019 13:00 INB1102 tba

Past Seminars

Date/Time Location Presenter(s) and Titles
27/02/2019 16:00 DCB0102 Gregory SuttonHigh power insects: the biomechanics of jumping and striking
20/03/2019 16:30 DCB1102 (David Chiddick Building) Prof Janet Read: Agents, Apps and Attention: Breaking Design Rules in CCI (abstract and bio)