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  • Dec 18, 2016 Maritime RobotX Challenge 2016, Oahu, Hawaii 11-18 December 2016 The Bumblebee team which is supported by ARC achieved 4th position at the recent Maritime RobotX Challenge 2016 held in Hawaii. Read more on this link: Read more
  • Jun 24, 2016 Industrial Technologies 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands 22-24 June 2016 Professor Marcelo Ang was invited by the Science and Innovation office of the Dutch Embassy in Singapore to attend this conference and give a talk on robotics. Prof. Ang met many interesting startup companies and visited Philips Drachten (which has very advanced factory making high-end shavers) and Read more
  • Jun 10, 2016 Nomura Investment Forum Asia, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 7-10 June 2016 Professor Ang Marcelo was invited to give a talk on the “robotics revolution” on 9 June to an audience looking for business opportunities in robotics. He met many companies during the one-on-one sessions. Read more
Advanced Robotics Center (ARC) is an interdisciplinary research center, established jointly by Faculty of Engineering and School of Computing in late 2012 . it will focus and expand robotics research at National University of Singapore. ARC aims to become a premiere center of robotics research, based in Asia, in service of Singapore and beyond.
  • Advanced Robotics Centre Colloquium – Industrial Design Approach Exemplified on Zoo-kinematic Robotic End Effectors
    Video: Dynamic display of the three zoo-kinematic grippers at Hannover Industrial Fair:

    For the full abstract, please visit

    Date: 12 April 2017 (Wednesday)
    Time: 6.30pm to 7.30pm
    Venue: NUS Blk EA Level 1, Lecture Theatre 7A (LT7A)

  • ARC Colloquium by Prof. Dr. Marc Pollefeys,  in conjunction with Computer Vision for Robotics Workshop by Prof. Dr. Andreas Geiger, Dr. Torsten Sattler, Dr. Lionel Heng and Dr. Gim Hee Lee.

    Date: 25 November 2016 (Friday)
    Time: 1.00pm to 6.00pm
    Venue: NUS School of Computing, Lecture Theatre 19 (LT19)

    Please register your attendance at the following link by 18 November 2016:

    For enquiry, please email:

  • ARC Colloquium: AirArm – An Anthropofunctional Robot Arm with Inherent Flexibility by Professor Dipl.-Ing. (univ.) Axel Thallemer, School of Design & Environment, National University of Singapore

    Date: 06 September 2016 (Friday)
    Time: 6.00pm to 7.00pm
    Venue: NUS Faculty of Engineering, Lecture Theatre 7 (LT7)

    Please register your attendance at the following link by 01 September 2016:

    For enquiry, please email: