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Researchers from the University of Cape Town in South Africa built a robot called LEAP (Line-Equipped Autonomous Platform) to see if they could replicate the skills of the jumping spider.
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Recent Publications: Tracking the Cheetah's Motion
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 07:45

A paper by the RAM Research Group titled Tracking the Cheetah Tail using Animal-Borne Cameras, GPS and an IMU has been accepted for publication in IEEE Sensors Letters. Congratulations to Dr. Amir Patel, Bradley Stocks, Callen Fisher, Prof. Fred Nicolls and Prof. Edward Boje on this achievement.

IROS 2016
Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 13:00

All the best to Neil and Amir, who leave for Korea today. They'll be presenting their paper, 'Minimum Time Sprinting from Rest in a Planar Quadruped', at the 2016 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems. The conference will be held at the Daejeon Convention Centre from 9-14 October.