119. Robots for the Real World
Dr Helen Miles, Dr Fred Labrosse, Dr Patricia Shaw


Aberystwyth University’s Intelligent Robotics research group (IRG) has substantial expertise in producing integrated hardware and software systems for real-world applications with significant impact, including in the space industry.

Members of IRG are responsible for developing several key systems of the ExoMars programme and providing data for industry partners. Furthermore, they have been actively engaging with the general public.

Through varied activities appealing to a diverse range of audiences along with the award-winning robotics club, they have interacted with thousands of people, inspiring youngsters and changing perspectives on the future and potential of robotics.

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Department of Computer Science – Intelligent Robotics

Aberystwyth Robotics Club


Twitter –  AberRobotics

Further Information

Dr Helen Miles

Dr Fred Labrosse

Dr Patricia Shaw

Academic Department

Department of Computer Science