National Technical University of Athens - School of Mechanical Engineering
 
Control Systems Lab
Evangelos Papadopoulos Research Group
Quick guide to our Lab
CSL Presentation
 
Find us:
CSL Presentation    CSL Presentation
Member of:
Corallia
 

IEEE Spectrum

The Race to Build a Real-Life Version of the “Star Trek” Tricorder

Can a $10 million prize turn a sci-fi device into real technology?


Q&A: B.J. Fogg Explains Why Fitness Gadgets Fail

Technologies that aim to change behavior shouldn’t focus on motivation


Q&A: In the Quest for Personalized Medicine, Beware the Data Deluge, says Theresa MacPhail

Big data is good for identifying gaps in knowledge but not so good for prediction


Self-Healing Actuators Make Breaking Your Robot No Big Deal

Structural “fuses” that heal themselves could protect expensive robots from permanent damage


How Computer Modelers Took On the Ebola Outbreak

Did real-time epidemic modeling save lives in West Africa?


CESAsia 2015: China’s Maker Scene Is Exploding

The government is supporting maker spaces in a bid to boost industrial innovation


Q&A: You Should Get Paid for Your Biometric Data, Says Leslie Saxon

Big companies could share revenue from the data you upload through fitness trackers and health apps


Supercapacitors Take Huge Leap in Performance

Graphene-based supercapacitors enable nearly four times more storage capacity over previous versions


IEEE RAS

Self-Healing Actuators Make Breaking Your Robot No Big Deal

Structural “fuses” that heal themselves could protect expensive robots from permanent damage


Origami Robot Folds Itself Up, Does Cool Stuff, Dissolves Into Nothing

Tiny self-folding magnetically actuated robot creates itself when you want it, disappears when you don't


New Pedestrian Detector from Google Could Make Self-Driving Cars Cheaper

A deep learning system works 60 times faster than previous methods


Damage Recovery Algorithm Could Make All Robots Unstoppable

Robots break all the time, and if they could just deal with it themselves, we'd all be a lot happier


Clearpath Puts Baxter on Wheels, Announces Ridgeback Mobile Base

Need some robot wheels for your robot arms? It doesn't get much easier than this


Robotic Cockroach Launches Robotic Bird Off of Its Back

UC Berkeley's VelociRoACH can carry, and launch, an ornithopter


X2-VelociRoACH Smashes Speed Record for Tiny Legged Robots

For its size, this is by far the fastest legged robot in existence


Graphene Overcomes Achilles' Heel of Artificial Muscles

Researchers aim to create a biomimetic robot


Who's online: