News archive - 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

External - Talk of the Campus Fall 2015

Student experience is set to reach new heights in RoboHub, the two-story indoor flight centre for humanoid, aerial, ground and magnetically-levitated robot technologies. It’s one of the innovative features of Engineering 7 (E7), the 230,000-square-foot, seven-storey building to be funded by the $70-million Educating the Engineer of the Future campaign.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

External - RoboHub: Rise of the Robot Teams

Nowhere else on the planet will you find the same advanced robotics technology under one roof. It will place Canada at the forefront of this strategically important emerging field.

Prof. William Melek, Director of Mechatronics Engineering

Friday, May 29, 2015

External - Waterloo Engineering receives $2.1 million for state-of-the-art research facilities

The RoboHub will be a unique and revolutionary robotics test facility – a state-of-the-art showcase for humanoid, aerial, ground and maglev robot technologies. The facility will provide a vital catalyst for innovation, bridging the laboratory and the real world. Researchers will develop richly heterogeneous robot teams and simulate complex, real-world environments, opening new multidisciplinary avenues to explore the potential of these combined robotic technologies.