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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems TAROS 2007

www.taros.org.uk

Conference Announcement  - Call for Papers

TAROS 2007

Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems

September 3rd - 5th, 2007
Department of Computer Science
University of Wales Aberystwyth
UK



TAROS-07 is a platform for robot researchers with a wide range of
interests from the U.K., Europe and worldwide. TAROS welcomes paper
submissions on a wide range of topics related to the principles and
practice of autonomous robotics, including Artificial Intelligence,
Cognitive Sciences and Engineering methods.

TAROS-07 welcomes submissions from senior researchers and research
students alike, and will specifically provide opportunities for research
students and young research scientists to present their work to the
scientific community.

The deadline for papers is 1st May 2007.

Submissions of papers are invited in any of the following topics, and in
related areas:

   *  Advanced applications of autonomous robots (industrial and research),
   *  Advanced materials,
   *  Advanced medical robotics, robots for surgery,
   *  Analysis of robot-environment interaction,
   *  Autonomous assembly robotics,
   *  Biologically inspired robotics,
   *  Cognitive robotics,
   *  Collective robots,
   *  Developmental robotics,
   *  Hardware issues, devices and techniques, advanced sensor and actuator hardware,
   *  Learning and adaptation,
   *  Modelling and analysis of robot models,
   *  Navigation, localization, map building and path planning,
   *  Robot autonomy,
   *  Robot vision, sensing and perception,
   *  Robot control architectures,
   *  Robots in education, the arts and entertainment,
   *  Space and planetary robotics.

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FURTHER INFORMATION

For further information, please see the conference website at

www.taros.org.uk