Thursday, November 11, 2004

Week of the Science and Technology - Robotics at the University of Cádiz (Spain)

The University of Cádiz (Spain) promoted several scientific events due to the Week of the Science and Technology (View news). 

Among these events, they were several conferences and robotics exhibitions. The robot Melanie III was there, showed during the conference "Those extrange robots" by Alejandro Alonso-Puig.  

Conference of Alejandro Alonso-Puig
Afterwards Juan González (IeaRobotics) gave a conference on polypod robots, showing his robot "Cube Revolutions".

Javier Herrero, President of AMUVa, Asociation for Microrobotics at the University of Valladolid (Spain) and David Yáñez showed their sumo robots: "Panzer-II" and "The Beast", First and second position at the Sumo category in the contest Hispabot 2004.

From left to right: Javier Herrero (President of AMUVa), Arturo Morgado (Research Deputy Director at the Ingeneering University of Cádiz),  and Alejandro Alonso-Puig with Melanie-III

Robotics Group UCABOT, Research Deputy Director and speakers