Meeting Minutes for Saturday April 8, 2017
10:00-11:00 Lecture on Velocity Scaling and Path Following. Artificial Intelligence Special Interest Group based on leafproject.org by Dr. Bruce, discusses AI and Navigation topics (Neato Robotics Lidar, Python, SLAM, navigation)
11:00-12:00 Class - Interfacing the Arduino Pro mini by Tim L.
12:00-12:30 Break - bring your snacks or lunch
12:30-12:45 Business Meeting
12:45- 1:15 Competition- Line Following
1:15 - 3:00 Show-N-Tell
10:05AM Dr. Bruce discusses 'Velocity Scaling'
Hacked Neato Robotics LIDAR sensor from https://www.getsurreal.com/
Hector SLAM and the Neato sensor https://github.com/JanezCim/Neato-XV-11-Hector-SLAM
Navigation with Simultaneous Localization and Mapping by Mikael Berg. You can download below.
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering, Department of Engineering Cybernetics. Source http://ntnu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A644201&dswid=9673
11:18AM Bob Barbosa talked about and showed photos about the FIRST event at Pyramid in California State University, Long Beach at the Pyramid. RSSC member Paul Ashley had a team there. Patrici's son was also in another team and John Macarthy from the Riverside Robotics Society had a team there with his son. RSSC distributed a lot of the I love Robots stickers.
2017 FIRST Robotics Kickoff Video
Team 4470 - Los Angeles Regional 2017
11:35AM Alan Timm talks about his new ROS implementation for the InMoov robot. You can see the code at github.com/alansrobotlab/inmoov_ros
12:47 Business Meeting
Ron - budget $1003.03
Eric & Walter discuss the events shown below
RSSC is part of the National Robotics Week Events on April 8th, 2017
RSSC will be at the 2017 SoCal Robotics Symposium
RSSC at the San Diego Maker Faire 2016.
See report and photos here:
SoCal Maker Convention in Pomona, Saturday November 5th. Get tickets at http://socalmakercon.com
National Robotics Week! April 2-10, 2016
2015 RSSC Event Participation:
- RSCC will be participating in the San Diego Maker Faire October 3-4, 2015
- RSSC was present in the DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals on Friday and Saturday June 5th and 6th at the Fairplex in Pomona. Thanks Robotis for allowing us to be part of your venue and great job in the contest!
- RSSC participated in the Orange County Mini Makers Faire at the Irvine Valley College on Saturday May 9th
- RSSC participated in the Long Beach Robo Tech Innovation Celebration on Sunday March 29th, 2015
Hanson Robotics visits RSSC
TrackRoamer Project by Sergei
Github Source Code github.com/slgrobotics/TrackRoamer
Prof. Mason from Mt. Sac College participates with his students in a Fire Fighting Robot Contest
Walter Martinez InMoov robot named EVO