One of our academic supervisors, Prof Jon Huntley is Loughborough University lead for one of the three £10 million research hubs awarded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council designed to strengthen the UK’s manufacturing base.
13 January, 2017
Lutz Pathfinder driverless cars tested in Milton Keynes The UK's government is keen to make the country the best place to develop autonomous car technology. One of the places driverless vehicles are already being tested is in Milton Keynes. The BBC reported on the public reaction.
13 January, 2017
Interactive 3D models of human joints, showing how common medical complaints have arisen and how we are likely to evolve in the future, have been created at Oxford University. The researchers created 3D computer models of human joints by compiling 128 slice CT scans of bones from humans, early...
13 January, 2017
Dr Matthew Howard, of King’s College London, is leading the charge of the new generation of robots, which he says have the potential to revolutionise task-doing, initially in industry and then in the home.
11 January, 2017
Ice-covered Arctic lakes are melting earlier each spring, according to new research. Scientists from the University of Southampton, who monitored 13,300 lakes using satellite imagery, have shown that on average ice is breaking up one day earlier per year, based on a 14-year period between 2000 and...
11 January, 2017
As the LCR4 Project (partly funded by the European Regional Development Fund) has officially launched we are starting to gain an abundance of enquiries into the project from a number of businesses and local SME’s. We thought it would be useful to offer more information and some of the facts about...
11 January, 2017
Recruiting now for September 2017 Are you passionate about robotics? Would you like to work on exciting robotic platforms in our world-class facilities? Do you have, or expect to obtain, a first-class degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related subjects? We are now recruiting for September...
10 January, 2017
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., December 14, 2016 - After grading itself on its 2016 vison (
06 January, 2017
Professor Rob Richardson, Director of the National Facility for Innovative Robotic Systems at the University of Leeds, discusses the role robots can have in maintaining the built environment. When key infrastructure that we rely on every day fails, people get frustrated and businesses’ efficiency...
16 December, 2016
A professor at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been appointed a member of a prestigious World Economic Forum (WEF) council. Alan Winfield, Professor of Robot Ethics in the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, has joined the Global Futures Council on the Future of Technology, Values...
15 December, 2016