ARC will be hosting a workshop day on the 24th of October at BIDC. This day-long event will include various workshops directed at teaching robotics-related skills.

To attend, please RSVP here and sign BIDC’s policy agreement.

If you plan on attending any of the design/manufacturing workshops, please ensure you have a Fusion 360 account setup through Purdue.

The schedule for workshops will be updated as they are known below:

Time Topic Presenter
10:00 am Opening Harrison McCarty
10:05 am Introduction to Fusion 360 Sara Swanlund
10:30 am Designing for Manufacturing Sara Swanlund
11:00 am Computer-Aided Manufacturing Sara Swanlund
12:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm Training an Image Classifier in 2021 Vinitha Marupeddi
1:30 pm Using GANs to Bridge the Sim-to-Real Gap Meenakshi McNamara
2:00 pm Finding your way: introduction to path planning Harrison McCarty
2:30 pm Making things go: actuators, power electronics, and battery safety James Baxter
3:00 pm Break
3:30 pm Fantastic Sensors and How to Use Them: LiDARs and Depth Cameras Raghava Uppuluri & James Baxter
4:30 pm Visual Fiducial Localization Daniel Gerblick
4:55 pm Closing remarks Harrison McCarty