September 2017

CORDIS has placed a web article about Sweeper on their website.

REELER logo The SWEEPER consortium has established collaboration with the interdisciplinary H2020-project REELER. REELER aims to assure collaboration, comprehension and acceptance of SSH research-based knowledge about distributed responsibility, ethical and societal issues relating to robotics.

April 2017

Newsletter April 2017 about collecting image data to improve algorithms and visual servo control experiments.

November 2016

SWEEPER-paper is hot: the scientific paper “Design of an eye-in-hand sensing and servo control framework for harvesting robotics in dense vegetation”, is listed in the five most downloaded more.

February 2016

Newsletter February 2016

October 2015

Newsletter October 2015

May 27, 2015

World’s first pepper-picking robot heralds new era, has now been published in Horizon Magazine.

February 12, 2015

The Kick-off meeting SWEEPER was held on February 12th and 13th, 2015 in Wageningen, The Netherlands

February 4, 2015

Wageningen UR published a press release about the start of the SWEEPER project (English and Dutch)

February 1, 2015:

The official project start is 1st of February 2015.