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FieldRobot 2018 - Lazer Maizer

Robot Lazer Maizer will be attending Field Robot Event 2018 in Bernburg, Germany.

Team members

The competition team consisted of four students, some of which are studying Robotics and Autonomous System (RAS) and some Mechanical Engineering (ME) at Aalto University. The team also included one instructor.

  • Albert Georgs (RAS, captain)
  • Matti Siponen (RAS)
  • Timo Mauranen (RAS)
  • Elias Ala-Kaila (ME)

The instructor: Timo Oksanen

The robot

The robot has four wheel drive and four wheel steering. Wheels are big and ground clearance is sufficient for the tasks. The body is made of extruded aluminium and electronics and computers are in plastic enclosured, user interface on top.

For Tasks 3 and 4, smart cameras are installed in front of the robot, to detect blue and red tees.

Final report

The final report will be published here in August.


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, Koneviesti, SICK, Suomen kulttuurirahasto and Aalto University