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FieldRobot 2014 - FinnFerno

Robot FinnFerno took part in Field Robot Event 2014 in Bernburg-Strezfeld, Germany, June 2014. The result was 2nd in Freestyle task and non-podiums in the other tasks.

Team members

The team consists of nine students, some of which are studying Automation and Systems Technology (AS) or Mechanical Engineering (ME) at Aalto University and one student is studying Agrotechnology at Helsinki University (AG). The team also includes three instructors - one from each of the aforementioned schools.

  • Johan Vepsäläinen (AS, captain)
  • Aki Laakso (ME, vice captain)
  • Lauri Andler (AS)
  • Jussi Enroos (AS)
  • Juha Hietaoja (AG)
  • Genki Ikeda (ME)
  • Tapani Jokiniemi (AG)
  • Aku Korhonen (ME)
  • Jussi Raunio (AG)
  • Iiro Salminen (ME)
  • Tatu Tolonen (AS)

The instructors: Timo Oksanen (AS), Jari Kostamo (ME), Matti Pastell (AG)

The robot

Here is a sketch of the robot.

Final report

FinnFerno2014_FinalReport_web.pdf pdf


Building of the robot and participation to the competition in Germany was possible thanks to our sponsors:

AGCO (Challenger, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Valtra Tractors & Farm Equipment), Laserle Oy, Murata Electronics Oy, Koneviesti, HP Infotech, SICK, Henry Fordin säätiö, Suomen Kulttuurirahasto, Maatalouskoneiden tutkimussäätiö; and Aalto University and University of Helsinki