​​​​​​​​​​ABC Robotics – Agricultural, Biological and Cognitive Robotics Monthly Seminars

Last Monday of the month

09:45 - 10:00 - Refreshments

10:00 - 11:00- Talk

Alon Building for Hi-Tech (Building 37) Room 202

Fall semester 2020/21​​​​


Date
​S​​peaker
​Departme​​nt​​Abstract
26.10.2020
10:00-11:00
1) Speaker: EU ITN SOCRATES Project Early Stage Researcher
and BGU Doctoral Candidate, Shikhar Kumar. 
Title: The Effect of Dynamic Interaction on User: Evaluation of Politeness in HRI​

2) Speaker: EU ITN SOCRATES Project Early Stage Researcher
and BGU Doctoral Candidate, Samuel Olatunji. 
Title: Socially Assistive Robots in Eldercare – Interaction Design for varying Levels of Automation
30.11.2020
16:00-17:00
Dr. Reuth Mirsky
​Post Doc in the Computer Science Department of University of Texas at Austin
Using Human-inspired Signals in Social Navigationg
28.12.2020
10:00-11:00
Dr. Avishai Sintov
​Senior Lecturer and the head of the Robotics Lab in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Tel-Aviv University
Learning Models for Underactuated Robotic Hands
​25.1.2021​
16:00-17:00

​Prof. Noah Cowan
​Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the Locomotion in Mechanical and Biological Systems (LIMBS) La​​boratory at Johns Hopkins University
Neuroscience in The Matrix: Closing the loop around the brain to understand how it controls the body​