Lead Institution: Loughborough University
Industry Partners: Rolls Royce, Quality Furniture Company, ABB, the Manufacturing Technology Centre
Project Team: Dr Niels Lohse (PI), Dr Peter Kinnell, Dr Andrea Soltoggio, Dr Ellie-Mae Hubbard, Dr Joanne Turner, Dr John Hodgson, Dr Istvan Biro (all Loughborough)
Project Duration: 18 months (01 April 2017 – 30 September 2018)
The project is the first to combine a real-time digital representation of an industrial workspace and the latest techniques in machine learning to ensure safe human-robot collaboration.