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ROS Developers Podcast

Sep 11, 2019

Check the show notes here:  http://www.theconstructsim.com/a-history-of-ros

ROS (Robot Operating System) is now very popular among roboticists. Researchers, hobbyists, and even robotics companies are using it, promoting it and supporting it. However, it was not always like that. Do you know ROS history? In the early...


Aug 26, 2019

Check the show notes here:  http://www.theconstructsim.com/ros-student-simon-steinmann-shares-his-ros-learning-experience

It is my pleasure to introduce you Simon Steinmann. Simon is a student at University of British Columbia in Canada. There he works on his master thesis on robotics and machine learning. Since he...


Aug 21, 2019

Episode notes here: http://www.theconstructsim.com/why-do-we-need-to-learn-ros

This episode is dedicated to the notion that you can make an impact in society by creating the intelligence of the robots of the future. I want to convert you into a robotics developer.

In case you want to become a robotics developer, then...


Aug 13, 2019

In this episode Zach Allen, CEO of Slate Robotics will explain about his mobile manipulator TR2 robot. What is a mobile manipulator? It is a robot that is able to navigate around an environment and it is also able to grasp things. In order to work with human stuff, a mobile manipulator must be big enough to...


Aug 8, 2019

Francisco is associate professor at Rey Juan Carlos University (Madrid, Spain) and member of Robotics Lab. He is a participant at the European Robotics League, at the Smart CIties RObotics Challenges. For that competition, Francisco has created a ROS package named darknet_ros_3D. He is going to tell us about...