Free

Flying Robots

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  • Discussion
  • Speech-to-text
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Packed Lunch event in the Forum at Wellcome Collection, David Bishop. Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).

What you’ll do

Raphael Zufferey is a research scientist in aerial robotics. Join him to find out about biologically inspired robots and the role they can play in medicine and disaster responses.

About your researcher

Photograph of Raphael Zufferey

Raphael Zufferey

Raphael Zufferey is currently part of the Aerial Robotics Lab team at Imperial College London. He specialises in multimodal robotics with a focus on propulsion, locomotion and electronics. His master’s project at the Harvard Microrobotics Lab involved designing new electronics and wireless communication systems for the HAMR, an insect-inspired microbot.

Dates

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Just turn up

Need to know

Location

We’ll be in the Forum. To get there, take the lift or stairs up to level 1 and then follow the signs through the ‘Being Human’ gallery.

Limited spaces available

Spaces are first come, first served and may run out if we are busy so you may wish to arrive early. If you have any access requests or requirements, email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 020 7611 2222.

Speech-to-text

This event will have live speech-to-text transcription for visitors who are D/deaf or hard of hearing. If you would like to come along, email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 020 7611 2222.

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