Talk 9: Joint Robotics Development RCL and Aalto

M.Sc. Eric Halbach (Aalto University)

Abstract: The Rover Company, Ltd., St. Petersburg and the Automation Technology Lab at Aalto University, Helsinki have cooperated in the area of field and service robotics since 1994. This presentation explains the synergy between the two groups and shows the main results of the cooperation.

CV: Eric Halbach is a doctorate student and researcher at Aalto University’s Automation Technology Lab in Helsinki, Finland. Mr. Halbach is originally from Canada, and completed his Bachelor degree at the University of Toronto. Afterwards, he joined the Erasmus Mundus SpaceMaster program, which led him to Helsinki. His research focuses on developing high-level job planning interfaces for autonomous earthmoving machines.