October 03, 2019

New Scientist Interview

Biomechatronics Lab Director Ravi Vaidyanathan comments for New Scientist on ground breaking brain-robot interface work at University of Grenoble Alpes in France. https://institutions.newscientist.com/article/2218863-a-mind-controlled-exoskeleton-helped-a-man-with-paralysis-walk-again/

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September 21, 2019

Robots for Dementia Treatment Trialed in India

The Times of India has published an article on using robots from the Biomechatronics Laboratory in therapy for dementia patients with our collaborators in the Schizophrenia Research Foundation (SCARF) India

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/world-alzheimers-day-in-their-lonely-world-dolls-bring-a-sense-of-belonging/articleshow/71226471.cms

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December 21, 2018

Drone Shuts Down Gatwick Airport

Biomechatronics Lab director Ravi Vaidyanathan is interviewed by the BBC on the London Gatwick pre-Christmas shutdown due to fears of an drone-aircraft collision

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-46632892

Drone in sunset

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June 13, 2018

Prime Minister's Tech Roundtable

The Biomechatronics Lab was one of a tiny froup of British Technologists invited to showcase their work at 10 Downing sreet for the garden reception for the Prime Minister's Roundtable event with Tech industry recently (https://www.imperial.ac.uk/news/186930/cdt-neurotechnology-researchers-invited-10-downing/)

 

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September 29, 2017

New Scientist Live

In September, Dr. Vaidyanathan appeared as a speaker at the New Scientist Live Event in London. Alex Lewis and Sam Wilson were on stage to provide a live demonstration of some of the labs technology, and were available to answer questions on the practicalities of getting the research to market. The Event was attended by over 30,000 people.

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