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SunRaM5 robot team highly commended as a competition finalist during the surgical robot challenge in London

General news - posted 18 days ago, last edited Friday, July 27, 2018 (18 days ago)

During the international Hamlyn surgical robot challenge, at the Imperial College in London, Marcel and Françoise presented the latest version of the MR safe robot, which was designed to perform a biopsy with high precision within an MRI scanner. The robot team consist of Vincent Groenhuis, Françoise J. Siepel, Marcel K. Welleweerd,, and Stefano Stramigioli of RaM  in collaboration with Dr. Jeroen Veltman, radiologist at the Ziekenhuisgroep Twente (ZGT) and Abe van der Werf of Machnet B.V. See the following link for detailed information.


SunRaM5 at Hamlyn: setup, presentation, certificate

 

Photo lower right by fergusburnett.com photography

Interview Stefano Stramigioli for Spectrum IEEE

General news - posted about 1 month ago, last edited Monday, July 2, 2018 (about 1 month ago)

In this week’s episode of Robots in Depth, Per Sjoborg interviews Stefano Stramigioli.

You can see the interview here

Interview with Beril Sirma├žek in the TechMed Magazine

RaM in the press - posted about 1 month ago, last edited Monday, June 25, 2018 (about 1 month ago)

In the first magazine of Techmed is an interview with Beril Sirmaçek.

Click here to read the interview.

23 juni open huis/June 23 open house!

General news - posted about 1 month ago, last edited Tuesday, June 19, 2018 (about 1 month ago)

Komende zaterdag bruist de campus met activiteiten waarin je het plezier en belang van wetenschap en techniek ervaart. Tussen 11.00 en 16.00 uur staan we met z’n allen klaar om de gasten te verwelkomen. De faculteit EWI draagt ook bij aan het Open ... read more

Stefano Stramigioli was bij De Wereld van Morgen

General news - posted Thursday, June 14, 2018 (2 months ago)

Stefano Stramigioli heeft meegewerkt aan de uitzending van De Wereld van Morgen. Klik hier om de uitzending te zien. read more

Artikel in Tubantia: UT-onderzoekers strijden om Europese miljarden

General news - posted Monday, June 11, 2018 (2 months ago)

ENSCHEDE - De Universiteit Twente probeert samen met andere partijen miljarden aan Europese gelden binnen te halen. Het geld is bestemd voor een samenwerkingsverband rondom een nieuwe generatie robots en een onderzoek naar meer persoonlijke gezondheidsz... read more

2017 IEEE Robotics And Automation Magazine Best Paper Award!

General news - posted 3 months ago, last edited Monday, June 18, 2018 (about 1 month ago)

During the ICRA 2018, the biggest robotics conference of the world, Stefano Stramigioli received the 2017 IEEE Robotics And Automation Magazine Best Paper Award, also on behalf of Geert Folkertsma, Wessel Straatman, Nico Nijenhuis and Kees Venner! Click her... read more

Interview Stefano Stramigioli voor NPO Radio

General news - posted Tuesday, April 24, 2018 (4 months ago)

Stefano Stramigioli is door NPO Radio geïnterviewd vanwege zijn ERC Grant. Klik hier voor het interview. read more

ERC Grant for Stefano Stramigioli!

General news - posted Tuesday, April 10, 2018 (4 months ago)

Robots flying like birds: Stefano Stramigioli inspired by Da Vinci's dream, ERC Advanced Grant for UT robotics expert The first robotic birds, like the Robird® that was developed at the University of Twente, are flying and operational right now. Still... read more

Beril Sirma├žek: More accurate biopsy by Augmented Reality

General news - posted Thursday, March 29, 2018 (5 months ago)

The University of Twente is currently developing a smartphone technology based on the usage of Simultaneous Localization And Mapping (SLAM) and Augmented Reality (AR). This technology enables medical personnel to reconstruct 3D body sections quickly, ... read more