website statistics

This year's RoboCup was held from June 18 to June 23 in Mexico. And, the champion was Team DARwIn of Virginia Tech and U. Penn.
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This)
Loading...

Each year, a different type of soccer game is been held. It’s called “Robot Soccer World Cup“,widely known as “RoboCup.” In these soccer games, instead of professional soccer players like Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, only robots participate to play. The control of these robots are, however, in some people’s hands. This year the RoboCup was held from June 18 to June 23. And, this years champion is Team DARwIn.


Robot Soccer World Cup, Image Credit : robocup2012.org

At present EURO Cup 2012 is going on. But there was another Soccer Cup going on – RoboCup. The exciting 16th RoboCup was kicked off in Mexico City on June 18 and ended on June 23. This year, Team DARwIn won the RoboCup humanoid soccer league. Team DARwIn is a joint venture of Virginia Tech and U. Penn.

Team DARwIn’s joint-developed DARwIn OP beat CIT scoring 8-2 goals. Virginia Tech’s CHARLI-2 bot also won in the AdultSize soccer league, beating Japanese team Tsinghua Hephaestus by 3-0. Besides, using the brand new DARwIn XOS bot, Team DARwIn also competed in the TeenSize league this year, but they couldn’t do well. In fact, TeenSize league was dominated by Universität Bonn’s NimBro (Nick name “Albert”) bots, which beat CIT Brains by 6-3. Besides, the new NimBro also took the Louis Vuitton Humanoid Cup for Best Humanoid prize.

Source : The Verge

Buy Cheapest Related Product From Amazon.com


Biotech Industry Report Says IP Rights Inspire Innovation

Facebook Launches New Mobile Feature Called ‘Find Friends Nearby’
You can also press the left/right arrow key on your keyboard to go to previous/next post
  On June 25, 2012(3 years, 11 months ago.)

You May Also Like:

What Do You Think?

Leave a Reply




Loading Facebook Comments ...

FTC Disclosure: Some of the links of this website are "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission.


Recent Search

Recent Tutorials

Check out how to teach Siri about nicknames and relationships of the important people in your life in order to make your life easier.
Has your iPhone suddenly turned black & white? Check out this tutorial to know possible reasons & how to fix iPhone screen with few taps.
Check out this tutorial to download FREE movies and TV Shows streaming Showbox app and install it on your Android smartphone or tablet.
Parental Controls allows you to put restrictions on apps or content that can or can not be used by anyone else on your Apple iPhone or iPad.
If you want to print from iPhone without using any computer, check this out to connect and print wirelessly right from the Apple device.
Using Siri, anyone can bypass the Passcode even if iPhone or iPad is locked. Check out this to know how you can disable Siri on lock screen.
Floatify will let you quick reply to the messages or emails through notification bar using your Android Lollipop or Marshmallow.
If you do not know to do face swap, check out this tutorial to learn how the new Snapchat face swapping feature actually works.
Facebook has released the Live video streaming feature and we will show you how to go live using the Facebook app for Android or Apple.
Apple has added some new features along with the releasing of iOS 9.3. Now you can secure your iPhone Notes app with password protection.
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook