The Robotics and Automation Laboratory (RAL) and Mechatronics Laboratory (ML) are proud members of the Robotic Industries Association - Click here for more information.

The Robotics and Automation Laboratory (RAL) and Mechatronics Laboratory (ML) were established in 1982 and 1995 respectively. They have a common mandate:
  • to conduct fundamental and applied research in the science of robotics (semi & fully automated and remote controlled systems) and mechatronics (integration of intelligent & autonomous systems)
  • to educate at undergraduate and graduate levels in the field of robotics and mechatronics
  • to conduct industrial research and development under contract
  • to spin off technologies to the commercial market.