TU / e wins with football and ‘home help’ during Euro RoboCup




The soccer robots from Eindhoven University of Technology have RoboCp the European Open in 2016 put in their name. In addition, the university won the @Home League part with his care robot. The event attracted 15,000 visitors in Eindhoven.

The soccer robots of the TU / e managed to win the final against Portuguese opponents Cambada by scoring twice in the second half without getting a goal against. “” After the break we have been going to shoot on goal, giving opportunities and free kicks arose, ” said team coach Lotte King. The robots play in the Middle Size League, the main competition, with autonomous playing 80 cm high robots. Last year July lost Eindhoven soccer robots of the Chinese team.

In addition, the TU / e with Amigo won a care robot. This ‘Maid’ won by the university ‘by far’ the @Home League. This Amigo managed to revenge for the dramatic run-finals at the World Championships last year. The care robot defeated at the EU Robocup include the number 1 and 3 of the World Cup and according to team captain Janno Lunenburg is thus a good foundation for the World Cup 2016. In the @Home League robots have caring responsibilities such as serving and serve execute.

The event in the Evoluon Eindhoven drew 15,000 visitors. the football final was watched by 2000 spectators.

EK Robocup 2016


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