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  • Robotics Lab


OzU Robotics Laboratory is home to cutting-edge faculty research in robotics, ambitious engineering student designs for national and international robot competitions, and engaged learning for all students who like robots.

Our three faculty members Assoc. Prof. Erhan Öztop, Assist. Prof. Özkan Bebek, and Assist. Prof. Barkan Ugurlu lead TUBITAK and European Union funded research projects mainly in the fields of machine learning, medical robotics, and exoskeletons.

The fields that we are currently engaged in are:

Medical Robotics Robotic

  • Assisted Beating Heart Surgery
  • Robotic System for Small Animal Biopsies

Control Topics

  • Heart Motion Prediction
  • Motion detection for efficient lighting systems

Cognitive Robotics

  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Biologically Inspired Robotics
  • Computational Modeling of Brain function

Humanoid Robotics

  • Balance Control
  • Dexterous Manipulation
  • Exoskeleton Development

Mobile Smart Machines

  • Autonomous Flight
  • Autonomous Traversal