Workshop on Topological Robotics
 
	Caesarea Rothschild Institute
	University of Haifa
 
    Tuesday, December 25, 2012
 
Organized by: Prof. David Blanc  <BLANC@MATH.HAIFA.AC.IL>
 
	website:  <http://www.cri.haifa.ac.il>

Poster for this event:
 <http://www.math.technion.ac.il/~techm/temp/20121225Topo.pdf>
 
Program:


9:00-9:55

Iddo Shnaps and Elon Rimon (Technion)

Online Coverage Algorithm by a Tethered Autonomous Robot in Planar
Unknown Environments

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee

10:30 - 11:25

Michael Farber (Warwick)

Random Aspherical Complexes and the Whitehead Conjecture

11:30 - 12:25

Dan Halperin (Tel-Aviv)

Compact Roadmaps for Motion Planning: Efficient Summary of
High-Quality Paths
 

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:55

Nir Shvalb (Ariel)

Configuration Spaces of Linkages and Singularities

15:00 - 15:55

Yizhar Or (Technion)

Symmetries and Stability in the Dynamics of Robotic Microswimmers

All talks will be held in Room 665 on the 6th floor of the
Science & Education Building, University of Haifa
 
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Announcement from:   Martin Charles Golumbic   <golumbic@cs.haifa.ac.il> 
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