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Best Paper Award at the 2022 edition of the Conference on New Technologies for Computer and Robot Assisted Surgery (CRAS)

Kudos to Michael Brockdorff and the rest of the magnetic tentacle team at the STORM Lab for receiving the Best Paper Award at the 2022 edition of the Conference on

Active Stabilization of Interventional Tasks Utilizing a Magnetically Manipulated Endoscope

In this new paper from our Lab (Active Stabilization of Interventional Tasks Utilizing a Magnetically Manipulated Endoscope), we show how intelligent robotics can help with stabilizing the tip of a

A robot small enough to explore the lungs

Engineers and scientists have paved the way for a robot that can reach some of the smallest bronchial tubes in the lungs – to take tissue samples or deliver cancer

Top honour for engineer pioneering medical robots

A leading academic at the University of Leeds has been honoured for his work in developing medical robots. Pietro Valdastri, Professor of Robotics and Autonomous Systems in the School of Electronic

Evolutionary Inverse Material Identification: Bespoke Characterization of Soft Materials Using a Metaheuristic Algorithm

In our quest towards creating highly dexterous soft surgical robots to diagnose and treat cancer, reliable material modelling is crucial. In this new paper, we present a framework for fitting

A decade retrospective of medical robotics research from 2010 to 2020

Together with world-leading experts in medical robotics, we have prepared a concise review of the progresses in the last decade that is now published in Science Robotics. This paper is

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