New CDT Director talks as part of Seminar Series

New CDT Director talks as part of Seminar Series

This last quarter saw significant change within the AgriFoRwArdS CDT. On 2nd March 2021 we said farewell to our CDT Director Professor Tom Duckett and were very pleased to welcome in his place, our new CDT Director Professor Marc Hanheide. Marc is a Professor of Intelligent Robotics & Interactive Systems within the School of Computer […]

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International Women’s Day – Celebrating Women in AgriFoRwArdS

International Women’s Day – Celebrating Women in AgriFoRwArdS

This week, in celebration of International Women’s Day, we are going to meet some of the inspirational women involved in the AgriFoRwArdS CDT.   Karoline Heiwolt and Roopika Ravikanna are two of our first cohort of students who are currently studying their PhD’s at the University of Lincoln. We asked Karoline and Roopika to write […]

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Recruitment for October 2021 entry to AgriFoRwArdS continues

Recruitment for October 2021 entry to AgriFoRwArdS continues

Recruitment round 3 for October 2021 entry to AgriFoRwArdS launched yesterday and will run until 30th April 2021.
We have received some fantastic applications so far and are already welcoming new students to the AgriFoRwArdS community. If you would lik…

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Prof Elizabeth Sklar (CDT Supervisor) to present on human-robot teaming

Prof Elizabeth Sklar (CDT Supervisor) to present on human-robot teaming

A week today (Friday 19th February 2021) at  3pm Professor Elizabeth Sklar from Lincoln Agri-Robotics (LAR) at the University of Lincoln will be presenting to the CDT community as part of the AgriFoRwArdS Seminar Series. We operate an opt in policy for the Seminar Series, so if you would like to receive monthly invitations to […]

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Prof Elizabeth Sklar (CDT Supervisor) features in BBC documentary

Prof Elizabeth Sklar (CDT Supervisor) features in BBC documentary

The University of Lincoln’s very own Professor Elizabeth Sklar featured in BBC online documentary series ‘Click’ on Saturday in an an episode called ‘The Virtual Race’ which focused on virtual cycling but also explored concepts closer to home for AgriFoRwArdS, including upcoming technology in agriculture. Click here to watch the episode! When asked about human-robot […]

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