Deputies of the Mazhilis Visited ARMS Lab.

On 5 October 2019, Advanced Robotics and Mechatronics (ARMS) Laboratory was visited by the deputies of the Mazhilis who were assessing the progress on the realization of the Step 63 of the “100 CONCRETE STEPS PLAN”. Among the esteemed guests were
Gulshara Abdiqalyqova (Secretary of State of Kazakhstan) , Zhamilya Nurmanbetova, Abdimanap Bekturganov (Member of the Committee for Socio-Cultural Development of the Mazhilis), Azat Peruashev (Chairman of the Democratic Party of Kazakhstan “Ak Zhol” ), and Pavel Kazantsev .

Researchers of the ARMS Laboratory showed some of their latest projects to the visitors. These projects included the tensegrity manipulator, mobile spherical robot, robot workcell safety aura visualization using augmented reality and deep learning object recognition using synthetic data. At the end of the visit, Dr. Varol made a presentation on the Institute of Smart Systems and Artificial Intelligence as the new spearhead of research efforts in intelligent systems and machine learning.