Humanoid robotics trends in ESA space programs

Workshop at 2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots (HUMANOIDS 2014)

Dr. Guillermo Ortega, Head of the Guidance, Navigation, and Control, European Space Agency

Dr. Javier Ventura-Traveset, Communication and Education ESAC, European Space Agency

Prof. Carlos Balaguer, RoboticsLab, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain

The main objective of this workshop is to present the nowadays developments and future trends of the use of robots for space applications in the ESA space programs. The workshop will focus in specific fields of robotic space systems:


The workshop will be complemented with the visit to the robotics space laboratory in Tres Cantos in Madrid of GMV´s facility “Advanced robotic testbed for testing of space missions and systems”.

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