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Manufacturing Simulation News
New Video Showcases NIST-Hosted Robotics Competitions in China
Release Date: 07/06/2011
Virtual robots move pallets while maneuvering around each other in a simulation of a busy warehouse. Credit: Laboratory for Robotics and … more
NIST Contests in China Put Next-Gen Robot Technologies to the Test
Release Date: 06/07/2011
Robotic automation, microrobotics and robotic perception and recognition all advanced a few steps closer to their future applications in … more
NIST and Willow Garage Launch First Robot 'Perception Challenge'
Release Date: 02/25/2011
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is teaming up with Willow Garage, a Silicon Valley robotics research and design firm, to … more
Robots Big and Small Showcase Their Skills at NIST Alaskan Events
Release Date: 05/25/2010
Make room, Bender, Rosie and R2D2! Your newest mechanical colleagues are a few steps closer to reality, thanks to lessons learned during two … more
Teams Gearing Up for Two NIST Robotic Competitions in Alaska
Release Date: 04/27/2010
The recruitment period is over. The competitors have been selected. Let the games begin! Photomicrograph shows Mag-µBot, the entry from … more