News

Apr 14, 2021 |

The team led by Ing. Tölgyessyho, Ph.D., deals with a complex collaborative robotic workplace. The research is focused on a multimodal robot-human interface, which should use natural human communication, for example by gestures. The approach is therefore centralized to the human being. You can see the results of the research of Ph.D. student Marek Čorňák … read more

A unique diploma thesis at the time of COVID

Mar 24, 2021 |

The pandemic also complicates the implementation of practical diploma theses in robotics. The cooperation of Sensodrive GmbH, the Slovak University of Technology, and the National Centre of Robotics led to the diploma thesis to create an interface for a unique SCARA robot. As students are not currently allowed to work in laboratories, Sensodrive was willing … read more

European challenges for you

Feb 8, 2021 |

The activities of the National Centre of Robotics in Europe are mainly focused on the DIH² and Better Factory projects. DIH² is a network of 26 DIHs, with a target to reach over 170 DIHs. The network is led by Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy and is in total composed of 37 European partners. DIH²’s ultimate … read more

Thank you for your support in 2020

Feb 5, 2021 |

The National Centre of Robotics would like to thank all the supporters for their support in 2020. We would especially like to thank the subjects who shared 2% of the tax paid in 2019 for our activities: Ing. Tomáš Poláček doc. Ing. František Duchoň Ing. Jozef Dúbravský Ing. Michal Tölgyessy, PhD. Ing. Zuzana Kovaríková Ing. … read more

National Centre of Robotics certified for Change2Twin

Feb 3, 2021 |

The National Centre of Robotics, as the only entity from Slovakia, is certified for cooperation in the Change2Twin project. The aim of the project is to bring digitization, in particular the digital twin, to manufacturing SMEs in the European Union. You can learn more about the Change2Twin project here:https://www.change2twin.eu/

Better Factory invites you to cooperate

Jan 21, 2021 |

Made in Europe: Art and tech disrupting the European Manufacturing industry Better Factory unlocks funding and provides equity-free funding opportunities and premium services for collaborative experiments to bring the European Manufacturing Industry to the forefront of the digital transformation. The project prioritizes the following industry sectors: Plastic and Rubber; Furniture and Wood; Food and Agriculture; … read more

The SAHARRA team stopped in the final

Nov 23, 2020 |

On November 17, the SAHARRA team, under the patronage of the National Centre of Robotics, presented the results of their project as part of this year’s edition of the KUKA Innovation Awards. The jury evaluated five finalists from the whole world (USA, China, Italy, Germany, and Slovakia) and it consisted of such aces of world … read more

Automatic detection and measurement of nose length in a point cloud

Nov 18, 2020 |

Students under our leadership participate in a research project focused on the detection and measurement of facial features for the diagnosis of respiratory diseases, especially within pediatric patients. The team led by prof. Duchoň is in charge of the automatic measurement of facial features and subsequent classification of symptoms of the disease based on these … read more

National Centre of Robotics is a member of Better Factory project

Oct 8, 2020 |

Better Factory: growing the European manufacturing business Better Factory invites Small and Medium-sized Manufacturers (SMEs) to redesign their current product portfolio together with Business and Arts mentors and Technology experts. Manufacturers can tap into disruptive product innovation that responds to new market demands while keeping production resources optimal with RAMP IoT platform. Better Factory helps … read more

Robotic engraving of workpieces realized in NCR

Oct 1, 2020 |

Within the solution of the project Robotic Workplace for Intelligent Welding of Small-Volume Production (IZVAR), a unique solution is being created in the laboratories of the National Robotics Center under the leadership of MSc. Michal Adamík. The project is implemented in cooperation with the company VUEZ a.s. The aim is to create a universal robotic … read more