On July 7 at 10.30AM, Asst. Prof. Dr. Nikola Mišković from University of Zagreb will speak about "Humans and robots - buddies in the underwater". See more on FB.
We are glad to announce that Jeremy Colombel from SBGSYSTEMS company will give a talk on MEMS inertial sensors on July 7 at 3PM! See more on FB.
The Scoring is now available for download.
The ROBOCADEMY FP7 EU project is organizing a parallel workshop in the final day of SAUC-E. 13 PhD students will present their research and compete for the Best Oral Presentation award!
SBG Systems is the latest company to confirm their exhibition space at SAUC-E'16!
ISME, the Interuniversity Center of Integrated Systems for the Marine Environment exhibits at SAUC-E'16!
CMRE is glad to announce that VideoRay LLC will be sponsoring SAUC-E'16 with four thrusters to the best two teams!
The Mission Rules have been updated with few clarifications. Changes are highlighted in yellow.
CMRE is glad to announce that the Office of Naval Research Global (ONRG) will be sponsoring SAUC-E'16!
The University of the West of England, Bristol is the eighth team to register for SAUC-E'16!
ROBOTUIC team from the International University of the Canary Island is the seventh team to register for SAUC-E'16!
AUV Team TomKyle from University of Applied Sciences Kiel is the sixth team to register for SAUC-E'16!
Team AUGA from University of Vigo and ACSM Subsea Services company is the fifth team to register for SAUC-E'16!
An individual prize will be given by the sponsor Subsea Mechatronics SL: an internship with monthly stipend from 1 to 6 months. Please see more details on FB.
CADDY FP7 project exhibits at SAUC-E'16! Please see more details on FB and at CADDY website.
Due to several requests, the deadline for submitting the Intent to Compete form is extended to the 29th of April.
ENSTA Bretagne Teams 1 and 2 from ENSTA Bretagne are the third and fourth team to register for SAUC-E'16!
The UnivPM team from Polytechnic University of Marche is the second team to register for SAUC-E'16!
Breaking the Surface 2016 awards the podium teams of SAUC-E'16 with free student accreditations (3 for the 1st, 2 for the 2nd and 1 for the 3rd). More info at FB and at BTS website.
The UNIFI team from University of Florence is the first team to register for SAUC-E'16!
We are happy to announce that OptoForce is supporting the challengers with a 50% discount on their 3-axis force and tactile sensors and a 33% discount on their 6-axis force/torque sensors.
CMRE is glad to announce that the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES) will be sponsoring SAUC-E'16.
The Mission Rules have been updated with few clarifications. Changes are highlighted in yellow. The Scoring matrix will be available soon.
The Intent to Compete form and the Quick Facts form and the first version of the Mission Rules have been published.
SAUC-E'16 will be held at CMRE from 3 to 8 July 2016.
ENSTA Bretagne and DFKI GmbH-University of Bremen jointly won SAUC-Europe ‘14. Download the press release.
The 2014 Mission Rules have been updated (new version is 1.1). A picture of the piping assembly that will be used in SAUC-E 2014 has been also inserted.
The deadline to submit journal article/videos has been postponed to 5 August 2014.
SAUC-E '14 will be held at CMRE from 20 to 26 September 2014. The new Intent to Compete form, the Quick Facts form and the Mission Rules 2014 have been published.
The University of Cambridge wins SAUC-E '13 at CMRE. Read the press release.
SAUC-E '13 starts at CMRE, La Spezia.
The 2013 mission rules have been published.
SAUC-E '12 video (part 1 and part 2) has been posted by NATO Channel TV.
ETS-Team Sonia wins SAUC-E '12 at CMRE.
SAUC-E '12 starts at CMRE, La Spezia.
definitive programme and the logistic info sheet have been published.
The useful information sheet has been published.
The acoustic communication protocol has been posted.
SAUC-E is pleased to publish the definitive list of teams participating in the 2012 edition:
- École Polytechnique,
- École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) du Quebec,
- ENSTA Bretagne – CISSAU,
- ENSTA Bretagne – SAUC’ISEE,
ESIEA Paris – Aquatis,
- ESIEA Paris – Ryujin,
- Heriot-Watt University, University of Bremen,
- University of Cambridge,
- University of Florence,
- University of Genoa,
- University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - AVORA,
- University of Luebeck – Team 1,
- University of Luebeck – Team 2,
- University of West England.
The admin notice has been posted.
The NATO Engineering Support Team (NEST) for SAUC-E has been launched.
Student Autonomous Underwater Challenge-Europe (SAUC-E) Collaborative Platform have been published.
SAUC-E '12 competition updates have been posted.
Entries continue to roll in for this year’s competition: the following Universities have sent in their ‘Intent to complete’ form or have expressed an interest in joining us at NURC for the 2012 running of SAUC–E.
- two teams from the ENSTA Bretagne, France
- Università Studi Firenze, Italy
- Ecole Polytechnique, France
- University of the West of England, UK
- Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
- Team SONIA (Système d'opération nautique intelligent et autonome) from École de technologie supérieure in Montreal, Canada.
intent to compete form and the Mission Rules 2012 have been published.
Tritech support announcement has been published: a 50% Educational Discount to students on the SAUC-E competition available.
SAUC-E is pleased to welcome 2 new Teams to the 2012 competition:
- The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, also known as the ULPGC (Spanish Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
- Team SONIA (Winners of the 2011 AUVSI & ONR’s International Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Competition), école de technologie supérieure part of the Université du Québec system. Specialized in applied teaching in engineering and technology transfer to companies, it teaches engineers and researchers who are recognized for their practical and innovative approach
(for more: http://sonia.etsmtl.ca).
intent to compete form has been published.
SAUC-E '12 accommodation note has been published.
SAUC-E '12 will be held at NURC from 6 to 13 July 2012. If you want to support this worthwhile event sponsor us!
DS SolidWorks Corp. would like to help sponsor student teams competing in SAUC-E with free 3-D design software.
If interested, you can go to
www.solidworks.com/SponsoredDesignContest and sign up your team.
DS SolidWorks Corp. provides software to help teams design and test their robots before they build them. DS SolidWorks Corp. is an AUVSI Foundation founding partner.
SAUC-E '11 winners awarded at NURC
Qualification runs start at NURC.
Ongoing practice runs at NURC.
SAUC-E '11 starts.