Warthog UGV takes out the trash in Autotrans project

Researchers have created a new autonomous system, called Autotrans, for transporting objects in unstructured outdoor settings—including anything from harvesting fruit in an orchard to collecting trash from city streets. The system includes both hardware and software... read more

Clearpath Announces ROS Support for UR e-Series Cobots

Universal Robots recently launched their new e-Series cobots, building on an industry-leading expertise with more than 25,000 cobots already deployed worldwide. The e-Series line boasts class-leading simplicity, flexibility and quick deployment capability. It is more... read more

Humans of Clearpath: Meet Nikesh

Get to know the humans of Clearpath, what they do and why they chose a career at Clearpath! Meet Nikesh, a Software Developer on our OS (Operating Systems) team. The OS team develops code to make sure our robots and our OTTO Fleet Manager (the software that connects a... read more

AI Helps Robots Navigate in Hazardous Indoor Spaces

By Mokshith Voodarla, Josh Hejna, Anish Singhani, Rahul Amara, and originally posted on NVIDIA’s News Center. As robots become more integral throughout the world, delivering mail, food, and giving directions, they need to be able to easily navigate through... read more

Visual Teach and Repeat: A Closer Look (PART 2)

In the previous article VT&R Part 1, we introduced Visual Teach and Repeat Technology and  gave a insight into software highlights and its ease of use. In part 2, we will be looking into what makes VT&R different, potential applications and robot... read more

Visual Teach and Repeat: A Closer Look (PART 1)

Last month, we introduced the GPS Waypoint Navigation package, which is the ability to provide a robot with a set of GPS waypoints (i.e., a set of latitude / longitude pairs), and have the robot autonomously navigate from its current location to each of the defined... read more