Organiser Date Title and Author
Beatriz Barata upcoming upcoming
Sujit Sahu 12 Dec 2019, 11 AM A Novel Robotic Meshworm With Segment-Bending Anchoring for Colonoscopy By Julius E. Bernth | Alberto Arezzo | Hongbin Liu
Thao hà xuân 25 Nov 2019, 3 PM Learning to Detect Collisions for Continuum Manipulators without a Prior Model By Shahriar Sefati | Shahin Sefati | Iulian Iordachita | Russell H. Taylor | Mehran Armand
Hasan Mohammad 8 Nov 2019, 10 AM STIFF-FLOP Surgical Manipulator: mechanical design and experimental characterization of the single module By Matteo Cianchetti | Tommaso Ranzani | Giada Gerboni | Iris De Falco | Cecilia Laschi | Arianna Menciassi
Fabian Trauzettel 25 Oct 2019, 10 AM Water‐jet outer sheath with braided shape memory polymer tubes for upper gastrointestinal tract screening, by Linkun Yin, Shuxin Wang, Siyang Zuo.

Journal club announcements and wrap-up

Journal Club: Bernth et al, 2017

By Sujit Sahu | December 13, 2019

A Novel Robotic Meshworm With Segment-Bending Anchoring for Colonoscopy Julius E. Bernth | Alberto Arezzo | Hongbin LiuIEEE ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION LETTERS, VOL. 2, NO. 3, JULY 2017DOI:10.1109/LRA.2017.2678540 The authors introduced a novel design worm inspired robotic endoscope with multi degrees of freedom segments, which can move itself forward and backward by anchoring the different…

Journal Club: Sefati et al, 2019

By Thao hà xuân | November 26, 2019

Learning to Detect Collisions for Continuum Manipulators without a Prior Model Shahriar Sefati | Shahin Sefati | Iulian Iordachita | Russell H. Taylor | Mehran ArmandMICCAI 2019: Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention – MICCAI 2019DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/IROS.2013.6696866 The high dexterity, flexibility and compliance of the continuum manipulator (CM) make it suitable for minimally invasive…

Journal Club: Cianchetti et al, 2013

By Mohammad Hasan Dad Ansari | November 12, 2019

STIFF-FLOP Surgical Manipulator: mechanical design and experimental characterization of the single module Matteo Cianchetti | Tommaso Ranzani | Giada Gerboni | Iris De Falco | Cecilia Laschi | Arianna Menciassi2013 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) November 3-7, 2013 (Tokyo, Japan).DOI: http://doi.org/10.1109/IROS.2013.6696866 This paper combines the use of pneumatic actuators and granular…

Journal Club: Yin et al, 2018

By FabianTrauzettel | October 24, 2019

Water‐jet outer sheath with braided shape memory polymer tubes for upper gastrointestinal tract screening Linkun Yin | Shuxin Wang | Siyang ZuoInternational Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery (IF 1.634)DOI: 10.1002/rcs.1944 The authors presented a novel class of endoscope based on braided shape-memory polymer (SMP) tubing and water-jet steering, with the intention to…