STAMAS Workshop

STAMAS Workshop 29th October Spain

STAMAS Workshop

STAMAS Group Photo

New EU project STAMAS launched with a kick-off meeting at DLR.Preliminary design of the suit, upper and lower limb

STAMAS Group Photo


Preliminary design of the suit, upper and lower limb




        • Successful completion of the EU project STAMAS

Our partnership within smart technology for artificial muscle applications in space (STAMAS) project was successfully accomplished. Reviewers assessed the general quality of the work excellent and praised outstanding results for this very innovative and challenging project in space robotics.


STAMAS partners’ final meetingSTAMAS partners’ representatives in the final review meeting in Madrid, Spain (February 18th 2016): (front, from left) Dr. Catherine fargeon (external evaluator), Amirehsan Sarabadani Tafreshi (ETH Zurich, Switzerland), Marcelo Collado (Arquimea, Spain), Thomas Hulin (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany), Fernando Martín Monar (the Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain), (back, from left) Dr. Massimo Ciscato (EU project officer), Álvaro Cortés (Arquimea, Spain), Maximillian Roemelt (Sensodrive Gmbh , Germany), Luigi Calabrese (Università di Pisa, Italy), Luis Moreno (the Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain), Naiara Escudero (Arquimea, Spain), Cayetano Rivera (Arquimea, Spain).


      • Plan the European Roadmap and its Activities for Space Exploitation of Robotics and Autonomy (PERASPERA) workshop
        Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, Feb. 11-12 2015


        • Review meeting
          Hosted by Arquimea Ingenieria
          Madrid, Spain, February 25-26 2015


        • Workshop on Electromechanically Active Polymer (EAP) transducers & artificial muscles
          Queen Mary University of London. November 25-26, 2014


        • Humanoids 2014
          2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots "The future of humanoid robots in the aerospace industry" workshop (presentation)
          Madrid, Spain, November 18-20th, 2014



        • Middle project meeting
          Hosted by ETH Zurich
          Zurich, Switzerland, September 22-23, 2014



      • Review meeting
        Hosted by University of Pisa (UNIPI)
        Pisa, Italy, February 20-21, 2014


        • The STAMAS Kickoff meeting
          Hosted by DLR
          Wessling, Munich (Germany), January 15-16, 2013


        • ICRA 2013
          2013 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation
          Karlsruhe, May 6 - 10, 2013


      • Mars Express 10th Anniversary

        The European Mars orbiter will celebrate 10 years in orbit. A media event at ESOC will be the opportunity to release the complete mineralogical map of Mars, in particular hydrates leading to the history of water and supporting the selection of landing sites for the Exomars missions.
        Location: ESOC, Darmstadt (Germany), Date: 3-7 June