Dutch Robotics Wizards Win Amazon Warehouse Stocking Challenge With Machine Learning …

Human hands have built a great many things, including robots and machines that replace human hands. In celebration of this transition from flesh and blood to metal and lubricant, Amazon’s annual Picking Challenge tasks those in the field of robotics to compete in a competition to build automated systems that can simplify the task of picking items from shelves. This year it was won by Team Delft, a collaboration between TU Delft Robotics Institute located in the Netherlands and Delft Robotics.The challenge is separated into two finals, one for stowing and one for picking. For the stow task, robots had to automatically grab a range of products from a container and put them on shelves. And for the pick task, the robots had to do the exact opposite—take items off…


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