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Ingenuity Labs Research Institute

We are an interdisciplinary initiative at Queen’s University focused on combining Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Human Machine Interaction to create future intelligent systems and robotic machines that enhance human productivity, safety, performance, and quality of life.

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Dr. Matt Robertson, Mitchell Professor, Bio-Inspired Robotics

Integrating nature and robotics, from slithering to swarms. Dr. Matt Robertson is the Mitchell Professor reinventing robots via the natural world. As announced in January 2021, the Mitchell Professors are five engineering researchers, funded by a gift from Bruce Mitchell, Sc’68, DSc’20, to explore the frontiers of how humanity and machines coexist. The Mitchell Professors …

Dr. Amy Wu, Mitchell Professor, Bio-Inspired Robotics

Queen’s Engineering is reinventing our understanding of machines; from how they think, to how they move, to how they – and we – feel. As announced in January 2021, the Mitchell Professors are five engineering researchers, funded by a gift from Bruce Mitchell, Sc’68, DSc’20, to explore the frontiers of how humanity and machines coexist. …

Queen’s Engineering one of 10 teams selected for prestigious international self-driving car competition

“Off-road vehicles – and autonomous driving — are some of the many areas that Ingenuity Labs was founded to focus on,” says Josh Marshall, Director at Ingenuity Labs. “We have some of the continent’s leading researchers, both at the faculty and graduate student level, working on exactly these kinds of challenges. The AutoDrive Challenge will …

Autonomous Mining Robot

Podcast: Robotics, Automation and the 21st Century Miner with Dr. Joshua Marshall

Dr. Joshua Marshall, Interim Director of the Ingenuity Labs Research Institute, joined Amber Mac for an episode of the This Is Mining podcast to chat about the robot revolution and why it’s already here. It’s an exciting time for robotics and autonomous vehicle technologies in the mining sector because new technologies are transforming the industry …

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The robot revolution is here: How it’s changing jobs and businesses in Canada

Whether we like it or not, the robot era is already upon us. The question is: Is the Canadian economy poised to flourish or flounder in a world where robots take over the tasks we don’t want to do ourselves? The answer may surprise you.Continue to read the rest of this story in The Conversation …

Controlling Robots with your Mind

Dr. Sidney Givigi – Controlling Robots with your Mind

Check out this video about Ingenuity Labs researcher Sidney Givigi, and his Autonomous Robots Research Group. The project is Controlling Robots with your Mind.

Podcast: In Conversation with Dr. Joshua Marshall

Listen to Dr. Joshua Marshall, Interim Director of the Ingenuity Labs Research Institute, talk about the lab’s collaborative approach to creating intelligent systems and robotic machines that enhance human productivity, safety, performance, and quality of life. This podcast was originally posted on the Research at Queen’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science website: In Conversation …

Naveena Pandillapally

NSERC Canadian Robotics Network’s (NCRN) Annual General Meeting

Story by Naveena Pandillapally, Master’s Candidate I recently took part in the second Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the NSERC Canadian Robotics Network (NCRN), which was held virtually on May 7th and 8th. The AGM was originally planned to be a week-long in-person event in Waterloo, ON, with two days dedicated to informative presentations from …

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Canadian AI Conference and the Computer and Robot Vision Conference

Our own Xiaodan Zhu is a Program Co-Chair of the 33rd Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence that will take place May 13 to 15, 2020. This conference is held jointly with the Computer and Robot Vision Conference and the event is being held remotely next week: https://www.caiac.ca/en/conferences/canadianai-2020/home http://www.computerrobotvision.org/ These are Canada’s premier conferences in AI …

Chat with Student Researcher Jeremy Roy

Check out this video about Graduate Student Research Jeremy Roy and his work at Ingenuity Labs.