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22.03.2016
Congratulations! Mark Müller won the 2016 George Giralt PhD award for his thesis "Increased autonomy for quadrocopter systems: trajectory generation, fail-safe strategies, and state estimation". The Georges Giralt PhD Award is an annual award given by the European Robotics Research Network for the best robotics PhD thesis in Europe.

05.03.2016
Congratulations! SPARKED: A live interaction between humans and quadcopters won the 2016 New York City Drone Film Festival in the category Featuring Drones. Cirque du Soleil, IDSC, and ETH spin-off Verity Studios partnered to develop this short film.

17.02.2016
Prof. Raffaello D'Andrea presented various flying machines at TED2016 in Vancouver. Check out the latest video.

06.01.2016
Check out the latest Flying Machine Arena Video and Michael Mühlebach's new Robohub article: "This flying machine uses ducted fans for propulsion and control".

30.06.2015
Congratulations! Prof. Raffaello D'Andrea is the recipient of the 2016 IEEE Technical Field Award in Robotics and Automation, which is the most prestigious award presented by the IEEE in the field of robotics and automation.

29.05.2015
Congratulations! Anton Ledergerber won the ETEL Award for his Master thesis "A Robot Self-Localization System using One-Way Ultra-Wideband Communication".

06.02.2015
Congratulations! Prof. Raffaello D'Andrea received the robotics industry’s highest honor, the Engelberger Robotics Award.

21.01.2015
Michael Mühlebach presented the Cubli at Galileo.

15.10.2014
Congratulations! Dr. Sebastian Trimpe, former PHD student of Prof. D'Andrea and currently Research Scientist at the Autonomous Motion Department of the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Tübingen, Germany, has been awarded the "Klaus Tschira award for achievements in public understanding of science." His award-winning article "Only if there is something to say" describes his PhD research and appeared in the German popular science magazine "Bild der Wissenschaft."

News Group Onder

08.09.2015
Congratulations! Dr. Tobias Ott has been awarded the 2015 HILTI Award for his excellent Doctoral Thesis "Hybrid-Electric Vehicle with Natural Gas-Diesel Engine".

08.01.2015
Congratulations! The Swiss Office of Energy has awarded the 2015 Watt d'Or energy prize in the Energy-efficient mobility category to "AHEAD - Advanced Hybrid Electric Autobus Design", a project in collaboration with the Carrosserie Hess AG. Interview with Prof. Christopher Onder and Dr. Philipp Elbert

01.12.2014
Congratulations! The 2014 Award for Innovation and Climate Protection, which is sponsored by the German natural gas industry, has been awarded to Natural Gas Diesel Hybrid-Team.

08.09.2014
Congratulations! Marianne Schmid Daners, Gregor Ochsner and external collaborators received the Varian Main Award 2014 for the work "Development and Evaluation of a Prototype Tracking System Using the Treatment Couch".

 
 
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