2013-2014 MQPs

This year RIVeR Lab sponsors MQPs ranging from prosthetic robot hands to mobile robots for manufacturing to semi-autonomous wheelchairs, from personal assistive robots to aerial surveillance systems. All projects are off to a great start. We look forward to great...

RIVeR Lab Launches the MQP-VINE Program

And, the program was featured on The Towers. http://towers.wpi.edu/read/4053/mqp-vine-program-initiated-for-the-2013-14-school-year MQP-VINE stands for Major Qualifying Project-Vertically Integrated Experience and it provides an opportunity to sophomores and juniors...

Cornell Cup: 2nd Place

Congratulations to Ross, Matt and James for taking the 2nd Place in 2013 Cornell Cup. http://www.systemseng.cornell.edu/se/intel/news/2013-award-winners.cfm http://wp.wpi.edu/dailyherd/2013/05/10/national-honors/...

Sigma Xi Outstanding Research Awards

Congratulations to Joe Amato, Jon Anderson, Tom Carlone and Mike Fagan for winning the 2013 Sigma Xi Award for Outstanding Research in the Major Qualifying Project category with their MQP titled “ORYX 2.0: A Planetary Exploration Mobility Platform”.  ORYX...

NewScientist features IPASS…

The work of Adam Blumenau, Alec Ishak, Brett Limone, Zach Mintz, Corey Russell and Adrian Sudol is featured by NewScientist. http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/onepercent/2013/04/disposable-drone-keeps-eyes-in.html More details on IPASS can be found at this...