Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Institute Releases Technology Project Call

May 18, 2018

The Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute recently released a second technology project call, supplemental to the original one released in October 2017. ARM is one of 14 Manufacturing USA institutes, member-driven, public-private partnerships and is partially funded by the Department of Defense. The call is for projects falling under one of the eight project areas: Identifying and Packing Objects; Unloading and unpacking objects; Transport and Delivery through a Complex, Crowded Floor; Inspection of Non-standard Materials; Tracking and Traceability of Components; Surface Treatments; Manipulating Compliant Materials; and Software Interoperability.

Organizations must be ARM members to submit concept papers for consideration. Submissions are due by 5pm EST on June 20, 2018, with the full proposal submission due by invitation only at 5pm EST on August 29, 2018.

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