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Research Centers & Institute
TU/e has two research centers and one scientific institute that are involved with fostering and promoting robotics research.
Eindhoven Artificial Intelligence Systems Institute
EAISI unites all the AI related research at TU/e to stimulate multi-disciplinarily research with major institutes and universities in Europe and together with industry partners
High Tech Systems Center
HTSC takes robotics from a system level point-of-view and creates multi-disciplinary projects together with industry
Center for Humans & Technology
The Center for Humans & Technology aims to foster multi-disciplinary research at the intersection of humans and technology
TU/e has many active student teams that compete in International Competitions like RoboCup or Formula Student Racing or commit themselves to solving societal challenges in healthcare, energy, sustainability or mobility.
The listed students teams all involve robotics technology in their solutions.
Aero Team Eindhoven
Developing an autonomous drone network for sustainable transport by zero-emission in air delivery
Tech United Soccer Robots
is working on fully autonomously soccer robots
University Racing Eindhoven
builds an electric Formula-style race car to compete in both the electric and autonomous racing class of the Formula Student competition.
Human Augmentation Research & Technology
Tech United Health Care
is building service robots that learn from each other
Eindhoven AI Systems InstituteGaslabBuilding number 12Het Kranenveld 125612 AZ Eindhoveneaisi@ tue.nl
High Tech Systems CenterMeulensteen House of RoboticsBuilding number 72De Rondom 185612 AP Eindhoveneaisi@ tue.nl
Center for Humans and TechnologyATLAS-building 9.401Building number 3Groene Loper5612 AS EindhovenCenterHT@ tue.nl
AI Program Manager RoboticsHala ElrofaiGaslabh.b.h.elrofai@ tue.nl