Google’s Project Tango feat. AscTec Firefly

24. Juni 2014

What is Project Tango? „As we walk through our daily lives, we use visual cues to navigate and understand the world around us. We observe the size and shape of objects and rooms, and we learn their position and layout almost effortlessly over time. This awareness of space and motion is fundamental to the way we interact with our environment [...]

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AscTec Pelican wins 6th IARC competition

9. September 2013

It is no great surprise at all, but in some way satisfying: Again an AscTec Pelican won the International Aerial Robot Competition (IARC) to attest its unique flying and ‚brainpower‘ abilities as being ’state of the art‘. This victory confirms the technological progress and constant research and development usability of our flying robot. No other UAV, ROAV or UAS was [...]

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Watch full video of the flight show at the ICRA 2013

8. Mai 2013

Initiating the 2013 conference there was a magnificent flight show: Four AscTec Firefly systems mounted with letters and numbers enlightened the skyline of Karlsruhe at the dawn – writing „ICRA 2013“. To discuss cutting edge in robotics and automation at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation the world leading companies and universities of that industrial sector meet and [...]

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Impressionen ICRA 2013 – International Conference on Robotics & Automation

7. Mai 2013

International audience at the ICRA 2013. Over 1,000 visitors found theirselves in between the elite of research and development regarding robotics and automation. Next year the ICRA is going to take place in Hong Kong, China. And we already are looking forward to meet there many of you again. Until then contact us for further information about the brand new [...]

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Ascending Technologies auf der ICRA 2013 in Karlsruhe

6. Mai 2013

To discuss cutting edge in robotics and automation this year’s IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation is located in Karlsruhe. Initiating the 2013 conference there will be a special flight show: Four AscTec Firefly systems will be mounted with letters and numbers to enlighten the skyline of Karlsruhe at the dawn – writing “ICRA 2013”. “After the great show [...]

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Autonom fliegende Roboter: Davide Scaramuzza präsentiert den AscTec Firefly (sFly) bei TEDxZurich

3. Dezember 2012

One of our customers presented their impressive research results in the well known TED talks, which regularly show ideas worth spreading to the world. In the embedded video, Davide Scaramuzza, Professor of Robotics at the Artificial Intelligence Lab of the University of Zurich, talks about autonomous vision controlled micro UAVs, which could be used for search and rescue, inspection or [...]

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AscTec Hummingbird Drohnen bauen eine Konstruktion

2. Dezember 2011

Schon heute sollen Drohnen in der Lage sein, automatisiert eine komplexe Konstruktion zu bauen? Fliegende Roboter als die Konstrukteure von Morgen? – Sehen Sie hier: Mehrere AscTec Hummingbird Drohnen bauen eine Konstruktion. Mit „Flying robots, the builders of tomorrow“ präsentiert die ETH Zürich um Raffaello D’Andrea im französischen Orléans erste erfolgreiche Ergebnisse dieser speziellen Drohnenforschung. Stück für Stück setzen eigens dazu [...]

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