Building robots with Robot Operating System (ROS)

McMaster University
Sat, Feb 19, 2022, 6:00 PM (EST)

About this event

In this workshop, we will explain what ROS is, where it is used, what makes it useful in robotics, and how it functions. Following this, attendees will have an opportunity to simulate a robot using software included in ROS.

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What are we going to cover?

Overview of how ROS works and a basic tutorial to simulate a robot

Requirements:

Windows 11 OR Linux computer OR Raspberry Pi

Follow the ROS install video for Windows 11 and Linux [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_mZusYmJ8o]

How to RSVP and Attend

RSVP should be through the GDSC event website as usual. The event will take place on zoom and it will also be recorded.

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