Wed, 01/25/2017 - 11:30

NRG will have four presentations at the IEEE Workshop on Advanced Robotics and its Social Impacts, which takes place March 8-10 in Austin, Texas. These presentations are:

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 13:15

The Nuclear Robotics Group traveled to Ohio to bring two robots to the DOE Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant for the DOE-EM Science of Safety Robotics Challenge, which took place Aug. 22-25. NRG robots were featured in the video of the event (skip to 0:16 and 7:05 to see them!).

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 03:45
Dr. Pryor explains the first demonstration

The Nuclear Robotics Group gave a tour to a Chinese delegation on Oct. 14. Our group presented several different demos to our visitors.

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 13:15

We are happy to announce a code release!

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 15:45
From left to right: Chris Suarez, Edwin Paredes, Conor McMahon, Christina Petlowany, Nick Hashem

Five new graduate students joined the Nuclear Robotics group in the fall of 2016. They will work on everything from simulation to neutron radiography automation. Welcome to our new members!

From left to right: Chris Suarez, Edwin Paredes, Conor McMahon, Christina Petlowany, Nick Hashem

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 14:45

Our postdoc researcher Dr. Karl Kruusamäe was recently featured by Southwest Research Institute, presenting his human-centered teleoperation system capable of threading a needle. Watch the video on the ROS-Industrial blog.

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 12:15
Mitch Pryor and student

Dr. Mitch Pryor recently visited the Savannah River Site to discuss robotics' role in nuclear waste cleanup for the DOE. Read about the visit

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 09:00
Andy Zelenak

Andy Zelenak recently completed his PhD dissertation and now joins NRG as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome back, Andy!

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 10:45
Robot hand

The American Nuclear Society's Decommissioning and Remote Systems call for papers is now available. For more information, see the PDF link below, or visit the DESD homepage.

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 09:45

Click through for videos of our latest research!