Media Coverage

2017


03.04.2017 Discovery Channel Canada

Collaborative Transport with Multiple MAVs [ Link ]

2016


Television

10.02.2016 SRF Tagesschau

"Fliegende Spuerhunde" [ Link ]

Newspapers & Magazines

19.11.2016 International Federation of Robotics

2016 World Robotics report [ Link (PDF, 15999 KB) ]

19.09.2016 Alumni Magazine

"Autonomous Vision-based Navigation" [ Link (PDF, 6646 KB) ]

01.05.2016 Science & Vie

"Les premiers drones à pouvoir se repérer tout seuls en forêt" [ Link (PDF, 1371 KB) ]

01.05.2016 Technology Review

"Drohnen: Mehr Autonomie wagen" [ Link (PDF, 424 KB) ]

22.01.2016 Blick

"Was koennen Roboter heute eigentlich alles?" [ Link ]

Web

13.12.2016 Digital Trends

"Daredevil Drones Can Navigate Narrow Gaps at High Speed" [ Link ]

09.12.2016 MIT Technology Review

"Watch This Robotic Quadcopter Fly Aggressively Through Narrow Gaps" [ Link ]

05.10.2016 Robohub

"Drone flight through narrow gaps using onboard sensing and computing" [ Link ]

28.09.2016 IEEE Spectrum

"Aggressive Quadrotors Conquer Gaps With Ultimate Autonomy" [ Link ]

16.05.2016 Sensefly Waypoint

"A Question of Perception (Pt 2) - Talking Robo-Collaboration & Future Challenges & More with Prof. Scaramuzza" [ Link ]

18.04.2016 Sensefly Waypoint

"A Question of Perception - Talking Autonomous Robot Navigation with Prof. Davide Scaramuzza" [ Link ]

05.04.2016 NVIDIA GTC 2016

"Introduction of Opening Keynote (1:27-1:34)" [ Link ]

31.03.2016 SPARC Robotics

"Why making robots is still hard" [ Link ]

29.03.2016 CEMS

"The Digital Revolution in Partnership with Deloitte" [ Link ]

12.02.2016 Discovery Channel Canada

"Autonomous search-and-rescue drones outperform humans at navigating forest trails" [ Link ]

11.02.2016 The Verge

"Autonomous search-and-rescue drones outperform humans at navigating forest trails" [ Link ]

11.02.2016 Wired

"This drone uses AI to find its way through a forest" [ Link ]

11.02.2016 IEEE Spectrum

"AAAI Video Highlights: Drones Navigating Forests and Robot Boat Swarms" [ Link ]

10.02.2016 NBC News

"Trail-Following Drones Could Locate and Guide Lost Hikers" [ Link ]

10.02.2016 Gizmodo

"These Rescue Drones Search Forest Trails Like Robot Rangers" [ Link ]

10.02.2016 The Washington Times

"Swiss researchers develop rescue drone that navigates forest trails better than a human" [ Link ]

10.02.2016 Robohub

"Drones recognise and follow forest trails in search of lost people" [ Link ]

10.02.2016 Popular Mechanics

"New Software Turns Drones into Bloodhounds that Could Track You Through the Woods" [ Link ]

 

2015


Television

7.07.2015 SRF 10vor10

"Post aus der Luft" [ Link ]

Newspaper

14.08.2015 Technische Rundschau

"Die autonome Drohne ist da!" [ Link ] [ PDF (PDF, 356 KB) ]

14.04.2015 Tages-Anzeiger

"Mit der Drohne ueber die Teppich-Stadt" [ Link ]

09.04.2015 The Times of India

"New technology makes drones safer, smarter" [ Link ]

08.04.2015 Bangalore Mirror

"Just toss it in the air and this drone will take off, land itself" [ Link ]

30.03.2015 Blick

"Forscher ruesten Drohnen zu «Seiltaenzern» um" [ Link ]

30.03.2015 20 Minuten

"Forscher ruesten Drohnen zu Luftakrobaten auf" [ Link ]

01.01.2015 EB-Navi

"Autonomous Vision-Controled Flying Robots (in German)" [ PDF (PDF, 2335 KB) ]

Web

31.10.2015 Robots Podcast

"Embodied Quadrotors" [ Link ] [ RoboHub ]

21.09.2015 Futurezone

"Wenn Drohnen mit eigenen Augen fliegen" [ Link ]

15.04.2015 Robotics Business Review

"Swiss Team Develops Self-Stabilizing Drones" [ Link ]

14.04.2015 IEEE Spectrum

"You Can Launch This Quadrotor by Throwing It in the Air" [ Link ]

10.04.2015 Futura Sciences

"Un drone qui se stabilise comme un funambule" [ Link ]

09.04.2015 De Ingenieur

"Full-safe drone" [ Link ]

08.04.2015 Scientific Computing

"New Technology Making Drones Safer and Smarter" [ Link ]

08.04.2015 engadget

"New technology keeps drones from crashing and burning" [ Link ]

07.04.2015 gizmag

"System allows hampered drones to regain control and land safely" [ Link ]

31.03.2015 moneycab

"Zuercher Forscher macht Drohnen zu 'Seiltaenzern'" [ Link ]

30.03.2015 inside-it.ch

"Zuercher Forscher ruesten Drohnen zu Luftakrobaten auf" [ Link ]

30.03.2015 Robohub

"Quadrotor automatically recovers from failure or aggressive launch, without GPS" [ Link ]

16.03.2015 DailyMail

"Attack of the drones! Palm-sized machines and self-flying vehicles go on display in Germany" [ Link ]

05.03.2015 UZH News

"Flying with Drones" [ Link ]

27.02.2015 youBot Newsletter

"Aerial-guided navigation of the youBot" [ Link ]

16.02.2015 Robohub

"Ground-Flight collaboration" [ Link ]

Radio

21.04.2015 BBC

"Drones Under Control" [ Link ]

 

2014


Newspaper

14.12.2014 SonntagsBlick

"Die 50 wichtigsten Fragen" [ PDF (PDF, 2285 KB) ] [ Link ]

12.10.2014 SonntagsBlick

"Die schlauste Drohne der Welt kommt aus Zuerich" [ Link ]

12.06.2014 Augsburger Allgemeine

"Quadrocopter steuert aus der Luft Robotereinsatz" [ Link ]

04.06.2014 Pressebox

"KUKA Innovation Award verliehen" [ Link ]

Public Exhibitions

22.10.2014 NCCR Site visit, Lausanne Video ]

3.-6.06.2014 AUTOMATICA, Munich

31,000 visitors [ Link ] [ Video ]

Web

01.12.2014 UZH News

"Die gute Drohne" [ Link (PDF, 97 KB) ]

07.10.2014 IEEE Spectrum

"Dynamic Vision Sensors Enable High-Speed Maneuvers With Robots" [ Link ]

10.06.2014 Robohub

"Research Group from University of Zurich wins KUKA Innovation Award" [ Link ]

05.06.2014 UZH News

"Erster Preis fuer Zuercher Flugroboter" [ Link ]

01.06.2014 SPARC Robotics

"Stories of Success: Enabling researchers to innovate in small scale for the factory of the future" [ Link ]

30.05.2014 MIT News

"Think fast, robot" [ Link ]

 

2013


Television

02.12.2013 SRF 10vor10

"Drohnen als Postboten" [ Video ] [ Link ]

07.11.2013 Arte X:enius

"Drohnen - Nuetzliches Werkzeug oder toedliche Waffe?" [ German ] [ French ] [ Link ]

29.04.2013 RTS nouvo

"Des drones pour sauver des vies" [ Link ]

Newspaper

13.05.2014 Neue Luzerner Zeitung

"Drohnen: Die Vielfalt scheint unbegrenzt" [ PDF (PDF, 535 KB) ]

03.12.2013 20 Minuten

"Amazon-Drohne hebt noch lange nicht ab" [ PDF (PDF, 507 KB) ]

29.08.2013 Die Zeit

"Die fliegenden Kuriere" [ Link ]

28.02.2013 Weltwoche

"Der Spion vor deinem Fenster" [ PDF (PDF, 242 KB) ]

Radio

02.12.2013 Radio 24 Tag

"Amazon revolutioniert Bestellservice" [ MP3 (MP3, 2522 KB) ]

31.08.2013 Regionaljournal ZH/SH, SRF 1

"Fuer den Kriseneinsatz: Uni Zuerich zeigt Roboter-Duo" [ MP3 (MP3, 4722 KB) ] [ Link ]

Public Exhibitions

23.-25.10.2013 tunZurich, Zurich

Link ]

31.08.-01.09.2013 Scientifica, Zurich

20,000 visitors [ Link ]

20.04.2013 Festival de Robotique, EPFL Lausanne

17,000 visitors [ Video ] [ Link ]

09.03.2013 Robots on Tour, Zurich

4,000 visitors [ Link ]

Web

31.03.2013 IEEE Spectrum

"UZH Wishes Us All a Happy Robot Easter" [ Link ]

31.03.2013 Gizmodo

"Robots Save Easter After Negligent Bunny Makes A Mess Of Everything" [ Link ]

 

2012


Newspaper

11.11.2012 SonntagsZeitung

"Die Dressur der Drohnen" [ PDF ]

01.09.2012 MIT Technology Review Magazine

"Roboter fliegen mit Teamgeist" [ Link ]

Web

25.10.2012 TEDxZurich

"Autonomous Flying Robots" [ Link ]

03.05.2012 IEEE Spectrum

"sFly Quadrotors Navigate Outdoors All By Themselves" [ Link ]