Student teams design autonomous, robotic boats to navigate and race through an aquatic obstacle course. The behaviors demonstrated by these boats mimic tasks that are being developed for coastal surveillance, port security and other types of oceanographic operations.
2016 International RoboBoat Competition: July 4-10, 2016. Founders Inn and Spa, Virginia Beach, VA
Congratulations to the RoboBoat Winners!
1st: Georgia Institute of Technology ($10,000)
2nd: Florida Atlantic University ($4,000)
3rd: Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (Indonesia) ($2,500)
4th: Daytona Beach Homeschoolers ($1,500)
5th: Universitas Indonesia
6th: University of Michigan
7th: University of Ulsan
8th: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
"Spare Parts – Be Prepared": University of Ulsan ($1,000)
"Savitsky Award for Speed & Maneuverability": Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember ($500)
"Digital Twin: Modeling and Simulation": Georgia Institute of Technology ($500)
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