November 2019: Matthew Lofroth joins our team as a PhD student. Welcome Matthew!
November 2019: Ebu served as an Associate Editor during the paper review process of The 2020 IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration (SII 2020), Hawaii, USA.
October 2019: Undergraduate student Ben Lewis received the Best Researcher Award for his graduation project “Sampling the Digestive Tract using Capsule Robots” from School of Food and Advanced Technology, Massey University.
August 2019: Ebu is invited to serve as a Program Committee Member for MARSS Conferences (The Annual International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales).
August 2019: PhD student Muhammad Rehan received the runner-up award for his micro-gut capsule development work during the IEEE postgraduate presentation day at Massey University, Palmerston North.
July 2019: Ebu delivered an invited talk “Contact micromanipulation in 3D” at MARSS 2019 – International Conference on Manipulation Automation and Robotics at Small Scales.
July 2019: Ebu delivered an invited talk “Micro-nano robotics for bio-medical applications” at The Department of Precision and Microsystems Engineering, TU Delft, Netherlands.
May 2019: We have a new paper published on the design of a “compliant micro-gripper” in Micromachines.
March 2019: Many congratulations to Matthew, JT and Taimoor on completing their Masters!