Posts Tagged ‘flying robots’

EPFL UAV is capable of flying even after collision

The above video shows you a flying robot that collides, picks itself up, and flies again. It was developed by the researchers of EPFL Federal Research Institute at the Laboratory for Intelligent Systems, Switzerland. This technique was inspired from a flying insect’s resilience. EPFL UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) incorporates a flexible carbon-fiber frame along with […]


Quadrocopters to construct six – meter high tower

Robot designer Raffaello D’Andrea and Architects Gramazio & Kohler have planned to build a six – meter high tower completely by the flying robots known as ‘Quadrocopters’. France’s FRAC centre in Orleans will host an exhibition from 2nd December, 2011 to 19th February, 2012 under the title “Flight Assembled Architecture.” The tower that is to […]