At IROS 2022, A paper on “Constrastive 3D Shape Completion and Reconstruction for Agricultural Robots using RGB-D Frames” was accepted. Congratulations to F. Magistri, E. Marks, S, Nagulavancha, I. Vizzo, T. Läbe, J. Behley, M. Halstead, C. McCool and C. Stachniss
We had a paper accepted at IROS 2022 on “Towards Autonomous Visual Navigation in Arable Fields “ by A. Ahmadi and M. Halstead and C. McCool.
Also, at IROS 2022 another paper accepted “BonnBot-I: a precise weed management and crop monitoring platform” by A. Ahmadi and M. Halstead, and C. McCool. Congratulation to everyone involved!
Our paper on “Explicitly incorporating spatial information to recurrent networks for agriculture” by Claus Smitt, Michael Halstead, Alireza Ahmadi, and Chris McCool was recently accepted to Robotics and Automation Letters. Congratulations to everyone involved!
We have recently been joined by Maohui Li as PhD candidate. Welcome on board!
Our paper on “Crop Agnostic Monitoring Driven by Deep Learning” by Michael Halstead, Alireza Ahmadi, Claus Smitt, Oliver Schmittmann and Chris McCool was recently accepted to Frontiers in Plant Science. Congratulations to everyone involved!
We have recently been joined by Patrick Zimmer (PhD candidate) and Gautam Dobariya (Software Engineer). Welcome to the team!
We had a paper accepted at ECMR 2021 on “Combining Local and Global Viewpoint Planning for Fruit Coverage“. Congratulation to everyone involved: Tobias Zaenker, Chris Lehnert (QUT), Chris McCool, Maren Bennewitz!
Also, at IROS 2021 work was presented on “Viewpoint Planning for Fruit Size and Position Estimation“. Congratulation to everyone involved: Tobias Zaenker, Claus Smitt, Chris McCool, and Maren Bennewitz!
At the German Pattern Recognition Conference (DAGM), we recently present work on “Virtual Temporal Samples for Recurrent Neural Networks: applied to semantic segmentation in agriculture“. Congratulations to all of the authors: Alireza Ahmadi, Michael Halstead, and Chris McCool!
At ICRA 2021 we presented “PATHoBot: A Robot for Glasshouse Crop Phenotyping and Intervention“. Congratulations to all of the authors: Claus Smitt, Michael Halstead, Tobias Zaenker, Maren Bennewitz, Chris McCool.
At DICTA 2020 we presented “Fruit Detection in the Wild: The Impact of Varying Conditions and Cultivar” which was a joint collaboration between the University of Bonn and the Queensland University of Technology. Congratulations to all the authors: Michael Halstead, Simon Denman, Clinton Fookes and Chris McCool!
At IROS 2020 we presented “LiDAR Panoptic Segmentation for Autonomous Driving“. Congratulations to all the authors: Andres Milioto, Jens Behley, Chris McCool, and Cyrill Stachniss!
The latest article on Harvey the Sweet Pepper harvester has been published in the Journal of Field Robotics “Performance Improvements of a Sweet Pepper Harvesting Robot in Protected Cropping Environments”. Congratulations to everyone involved Chris Lehnert, Chris McCool, Ikyu Sa and Tristan Perez.