Sensor Review

ISSN: 0260-2288

Article publication date: 1 September 2005


(2005), "Diary", Sensor Review, Vol. 25 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/sr.2005.08725cac.001



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RoboCup 2005

13-19 July

Osaka, JapanInternational research and education initiative, attempting to foster Artificial IntelligenceKeywords: Artifical intelligence, Machine learning, Control, Computer visionContact: E-mail: master@robocup2005.jp; web site: www.robocup2005.org/about/default.aspx, www.ncsu.edu

12th International Conference on Advanced Robotics (ICAR)

18-20 July

Seattle, USAAdvanced RoboticsKeyword: Advanced roboticsContact: web site: www.icar2005.org, www.ncsu.edu

IPMM'05 5th International Conference on Intelligent Processing and Manufacturing of Materials

19-23 JulyCalifornia, USAThe Conference will deal with a variety of fields reflecting the cross-disciplinary nature of the organisation: Materials science and engineering, Mechanical/ Metallurgical/Manufacturing engineering, Hardware applications in robotics, Nano-scale applications of intelligent methods, Human-machine Interfaces and Ergonomics... It will also include an exhibition on robotics and intelligent systems.Keywords: Materials science, Mechanical/metallurgical/ manufacturing engineering methods, Human-machine interfaces and ergonomics, Robotics and intelligent systemsContact: E-mail: congress@venuewest.com; web site: www.mining.ubc.ca/ipmm, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM)

24-28 July

California, USAMechatronicsKeywords: Mechatronics, Artificial Inteligence, Machine vision, LearningContact: IEEE. E-mail: xin@egr.msu.edu; web site: www.aim2005.mtu.edu/, www.ncsu.edu

5th International Conference on Field and Service Robotics (FSR'05)

29-31 JulyNorth Queensland, AustraliaAdvances in RoboticsKeywords: Robotics, Construction, Defence, Flying, Underwater, Medical robotics, Exploration roboticsContact: CSIRO. E-mail: qadmin@fsr05.org; web site: www.fsr05.org/, www.ncsu.edu

2005 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation

29 July-1 AugustOntario, CanadaMechatronics and AutomationKeyword: Mechatronics and AutomationContact: IEEE. Tel: (613)520-2600; Fax: (613)520-5727; E-mail: xpliu@sce.carleton.ca; web site: www.icma2005.org, www.ncsu.edu

IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering

1-2 AugustEdmonton, CanadaAutomation and RoboticsKeywords: Virtual reality, Automation, Robotics, Sensor guided manipulation, MultisensorContact: IEEE. web site: www.ieee-case.org/main.htm, www.ncsu.edu

2005 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (C & W)

2-6 AugustAlberta, CanadaKeywords: Sensors, Smart sensors, Robotics, Intelligent systemsContact: IEEE Robotics and Automation Society/Robotics Society of Japan. Tel: +852 2609-8282; Fax: +852 2603-5558; E-mail: max@ee.cuhk.edu.hk; web site: www.iros2005.org/, http://carol.wins.uva.nl/ ~vlassis/CFP/#icra05

IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems

2-6 AugustEdmonton, CanadaAutomation and RoboticsKeyword: Automation and RoboticsContact: IEEE/RSJ. web site: http://www.iros2005.org/, www.ncsu.edu

14th IEEE International Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication

13-15 AugustTennessee, USAHuman and intelligent machinesKeywords: Virtual reality, Automation, Robotics, Sensor guided manipulation, MultisensorContact: IEEE. E-mail: roman2005@vanderbilt.edu; web site: http://eecs.vanderbilt.edu/ROMAN2005/, www.ncsu.edu

1st Euron Summer School on Perception and Sensor Fusion in Mobile Robots

1-7 SeptemberAncona, ItalyThe principal objective of this six-day school is to introduce the state of the art in machine perception and sensor fusion in mobile robotics to young researchersKeywords: Mobile robotics, Perception, Multi-sensor fusion, Multi-robot systemsContact: EURON – European Robotics Research Network. Tel: +39 071 2204 899; Fax: +39 071 2204 479; E-mail: zinga@diiga.univpm.it; web site: http://psfmr.univpm.it/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

2nd European Conference on Mobile Robots, ECMR

7-10 SeptemberAncona, ItalyThe primary aim of ECMR is to establish an European forum, internationally open, allowing researchers through Europe to become acquainted with the latest accomplishments and innovations in advanced mobile robotics.Keywords: Control architectures, Sensor development, Obstacle avoidance, Localisation, Map building, Navigation, Active perception, Behavior and appearance-based robotics, Path and task planning, Learning and adaptationContact: EURON – European Robotics Research Network. Tel: +39 071 220 4473; Fax: +39 071 220 4474; E-mail: ecmr05@diiga.univpm.it; web site: http://ecmr05.univpm.it/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

ISR 2005

29 November-1 DecemberTokyo, Japan Contact: International Federation of Robotics (IFR), The Robotics Society of Japan (RSJ), Manufacturing Science and Technology Center (MSTC), Micromachine Center(MMC), Japan Robot Association (JPR). Tel: +81 3 3434 2919; Fax: +81 3 3578 1404; E-mail: sympo@jara.jp; web site: www.jara.jp/isr2005/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

M2 VIP 2005

29 November-2 DecemberManilla, PhilippinesMechatronics and Machine VisionKeywords: Machine vision, Mechatronics, Robotics, Control, Multimedia applicationsContact: IEEE. E-mail: johnbill@usq.edu.au; Web site: www.m2vip.com, www.m2vip.com


19th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2006)

22-26 JanuaryIstanbulNew MEMS TechnologyKeywords: Design simulation, Fabrication technologies, Assembly, Electro-mechanical intergration techniquesContact: IMTEK & IEEE. Tel:619-232-9499; Fax: 619-232-0799; E-mail: info@mems2006.org; web site: www.mems2006.org, www.ncsu.edu

BioRob 2006 The First IEEE/RAS- EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics

20-22 FebruaryTuscany, ItalyIndustrial Development for Robotics and for Biomedical EngineeringKeywords: Robotics, Biomedical engineering, Mechatronic systems, EndoscopyContact: IEEE & RAS. web site: www-arts.sssup.it/biorob/, www.ncsu.edu

HRI 2006 (Human-Robot Interaction Conference 2006)

2-3 MarchUtah, USAHuman and robot interactionKeywords: Robotics, Human-factors, Ergonomics, Human-computer InteractionContact: E-mail: hri2006@byu.edu; web site: www.hri2006.org/, www.ncsu.edu


15-19 MayOrlando, USAHumanitarian RobotsKeywords: Demining, Search/rescue missions, Homeland security, Humanoid robots, Personal and service robotsContact: IEEE. E-mail: admin@icra2006.org; web site: www.icra2006.org, www.ncsu.edu