Review of Maritime RobotX Challenge 2018 #2

This article is about machine manufacturing for Maritime RobotX Challenge 2018.   In a word, we lacked everything: number of developers, period for developing, experience, money, place, and so on. We began designing machines in April 2018 (last only 7 months for shipping) with only four students including three seniors who had to do graduation […]

Maritime RobotX Challenge2018

On December 8-15th, we joined Maritime RobotX Challenge 2018. We did not advance to the finals, but we got the judges’s special award, Partnership!   A few days after the tournament began, we continued to adjust the software. And we passed the examination by judges… Our WAM-V entered the voyage! We finally succeeded the mandatory task “Demonstrate […]


On November  14th, we shipped our boat for the competition which will be held a month later. It was 8 o’clock in the morning when we received a newly made crate for our boat, WAM-V. Then we add some sponges inside so that it wouldn’t damage the boat when being transported. And we packed the boat and […]

Experiment 2

October 7th, we carried out experiments. That day was a perfect day for the experiments. First, we floated the hull that is showed below on a pool to conduct a test on the hardware. This is a picture of we were observing how this hull move on the pool. To check degree of sinking, a member […]

Experiment 1

We planned to do our experiment on September 30th weekend if everything would go well. We prepared for the experiment the day before. However, the experiment was canceled due to typhoon, and we couldn’t do it. The hardware group assembled the propelling mechanism and created the simplest circuit to move the hull. People who were […]

Presentation in AI EXPO

Apr.2018 4th-6th, we conduct a presentation in 2nd AI EXPO. AI EXPO is an artificial intelligence exhibition & conference which held at Tokyo Big Sight. We gave a presentation at the exhibition booth of CLOUDIAN. CLOUDIAN is a Silicon Valley-based file and object storage company. They are our sponsor and provided us AI Box. In this […]