Research areas description
The robotics laboratory at the Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal deals with all the aspects of robotics ranging from mechanical design to control. The laboratory was established with a Leaders Opportunity Fund granted by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation. The main research initiatives are focused on adaptive mechanical systems and especially grippers.
- 2600 ROBOTICS
- 2601 Robotic control and automation
- 2602 Flexible robots
- 2604 Intelligent systems applications
- Lionel Birglen | Head
Electronic prototyping apparatus, real-time controllers, several types of actuators, six-axis force sensors , mobile robots with vision capability, rapid prototyping machine.
External sources of funding
CFI, NSERC, FQRNT