Recent Activities of the Technical Committee

Online webinars

The Technical Committee on Micro/Nano Robotics and Automation organize online webinars held regularly:

Prof. Cédric Clévy - Professor at Universite de Franche Comte, Besancon, France

Pushing the limits of accuracy with tethered microrobotics: From assembling of hybrid nanophotonic circuits to characterizing of single plant fibers

Wednesday March 13th 2024 at 1:00pm UTC

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Prof. David J. Cappelleri - Professor and B.F.S. Schaefer Scholar in the School of Mechanical Engineering and Professor in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering (by courtesy) at Purdue University, USA - From MANiACs to Micro-Force Sensing Microrobots: Microrobots for Biomedical Applications - Wednesday November 29th 2023 at 2:30pm UTC

Prof. Tiantian Xu - Associate Professor, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences - Independent and cooperative control of multiple magnetic soft-film microrobots - Wednesday June 14th 2023 at 8am UTC - Click Here to Join the webinar

Prof. Selman Sakar - Assistant Professor, Institute of Mechanical Engineering, EPFL - Biomedical research in the era of microrobotics - Tuesday March 14th 2023 at 1pm UTC – Click Here to Join the webinar

Prof. Eric Diller - Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Robotics Institute, University of Toronto - Micro-Scale Surgery: Using Magnetic Fields to Control Tiny Robots in the Gut and Brain - 13th of December 2022 at 4pm UTC

Workshops and Conferences

The Technical Committee on Micro/Nano Robotics and Automation takes part in organizing workshops and supporting (bi-)annually conferences in its area. These, among many others, include:

  • IEEE International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM)
  • IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)
  • IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)
  • IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO)
  • International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales (MARSS)

More Information

For more information about current activities please visit the TC web site: