• 10 OCT 16
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    Lincoln Institute for Agri-food Technology unveils future of agricultural robotics

    Director of LIAT coins new farming technology as ‘one of the key innovations to future of farming’. Professor Simon Pearson unveils the Thorvald robot at the University of Lincoln’s Riseholme Campus, alongside  Computer Science and Agri-food academics who are working on the project. Prof Pearson starts off by introducing the new Thorvald robot, and is the second in the world. The

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    • 08 AUG 16
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    Robots emerging as agricultural co-workers

    Robots emerging as agricultural co-workers

    Advanced engineering could be the solution for the sustainable intensification of agriculture, as technology for producing service robots reaches maturity. An expert in robotics from the School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln, UK, will discuss the latest developments in the sector during Agri-Tech East’s ‘Pollinator’ event on 11th October 2016. Professor Duckett, who

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    • 13 JUL 16
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    Lincoln secures share of £16 million to address global agricultural challenges

    Lincoln secures share of £16 million to address global agricultural challenges

    Scientists at the University of Lincoln, UK, will lead three pioneering research projects as part of a new wave of government funding aimed at solving some of the world’s greatest agricultural challenges. The new agri-tech projects, which will support innovation in farming and food production, have been awarded a share of £16 million funding through

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    • 23 JUN 16
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    Job opportunity: “Full Professor in Agri-Robotics”

    Chair in Agri-Robotics  Lincoln Institute of Agri-Food Technology / Lincoln Centre for Autonomous Systems, University of Lincoln, UK Location:  Brayford Campus Salary competitive Closing Date:   Saturday 09 July 2016 Interview Date:   Tuesday 16 August 2016 Reference:  COS251B Dynamic leadership, inspirational academics and significant financial investment have seen our reputation for research and learning

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