The Centre for Automation and Robotics (CAR) CSIC-UPM is a Joint Centre for Shared Ownership between the UPM and CSIC, founded in November 2009.


Research activities in CAR are focused on the fields of Control Engineering, Artificial Perception and Robotics that will mainly be applied in providing useful results to the Society.


CAR is involved in numerous projects and programs of the European Commission (H2020 and FP7), the Spanish National Plan, the CCAA programs and a great number of collaborations with companies.


Technological offer summarizes the most relevant capabilities of CAR. Each offer is supported by several projects of research and the corresponding publications and/or patents.

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By Maria del Mar Diez Martinez
Nace un nuevo laboratorio de robótica para la investigación en la terapia de las enfermedades neurológicas
June 10, 2019

La nueva instalación en el Centro de Automática y Robótica combina las ciencias clínicas Continue reading

By Maria del Mar Diez Martinez
Desarrollan una nueva herramienta para la simulación de sensores clave para la seguridad de los vehículos autónomos
June 10, 2019
Esta tecnología, creada en el CSIC, aplica inteligencia artificial en el modelado y la Continue reading
By Jorge Villagra
La Red Temática en Vehículos Inteligentes comienza su andadura en su segunda fase
January 23, 2019

En 2015 se puso en marcha la Red Temática en Vehículos Inteligentes (RETEVI) financiada Continue reading


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