CNR 2012: Participants: Czech Technical University (CZE)
Since the beginning of the school year 2009/10, new bachelor's program Cybernetics and Robotics offers the compulsory subject A3B99RO Robots in the first semester of study. This is a completely new type of subject provided jointly by three Departments (of Control Engineering, Cybernetics, and Measurements) at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague (FEE CTU).
The course with a limited number of lectures supporting essential theoretical knowledge is focused mainly on independent laboratory work. The lectures are alternated by the departments mentioned above with laboratory exercises running in parallel. The assistants are supplied in laboratory teaching by promising and experienced master program students strengthening the concept of "learning by teaching".
The main goal of the subject is to raise the interest of the young students in further study of control engineering as well as to show, in a friendly way, necessity of theoretical backgrounds.
The author of this presentation of CTU, Martin Hlinovský, was born in Czechoslovakia in 1971. He received M.S. degree in cybernetics from Czech Technical University in Prague in 1994 and Ph.D. degree in control engineering in 2007. He is currently with Department of Control Engineering at Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the Czech Technical University in Prague as an assistant professor. His main research interests and teaching activities include control systems and automation.
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LEGO Mindstorms competition at the Czech Technical University.
The Danish Ambassador's Deputy Lars Kjellberg of The Danish Embassy in the Czech Republic will visit the exhibition and hold the opening speech before the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® ROBOTS DAY.
LEGO Mindstorms robots of Czech
6 different types of LEGO Mindstorms robots, which is created by Czech Technical University will be exhibited on the 27.-28. of November during the Cafe Neu Romance festival (27.-29. of November 2012) at the Galerie NTK.