Bowdoin Hosts 2011 RoboCup US Open Championship April 22-24

Bowdoin’s RoboCup team, the Northern Bites, will host the 2011 RoboCup U.S. Open for the Standard Platform League April 22-24 in the Sidney J. Watson Arena. Admission is free and open to the public.

Participating teams:

UPennalizers, University of Pennsylvania
Cmurfs, Carnegie Mellon University
WPI Warriors, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Northern Bites, Bowdoin College

     

    The U.S. Open event is a preliminary (though not qualifying) event leading up to the RoboCup World Championships in Istanbul, Turkey, this summer.

    The event at Bowdoin features the Standard Platform League, comprising Aldebaran Nao humanoid robots playing autonomous four-on-four soccer for two 10-minute halves on a 5.4 x 7.4-meter field.

    Visit the Northern Bites blog.

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