Webots robot simulator
Webots is a commercial robot simulator used in more than 1200 companies, universities and research centers worldwide for R&D, education and research. More information...
Webots 8.4.0 released
Olivier Michel – Mar 9th, 2016
Webots 8.4.0 simplifies the distribution of sample simulations and models (no module download anymore), introduces many enhancements and fixes several bugs. It is recommended to all users of Webots 8 to proceed to this upgrade.
The complete change log is available here. Download Webots 8.4.0 now from here.
Operational tracked robots
Stefania Pedrazzi – Feb 4th, 2016
Cyberbotics developed a simulation of operational tracked robots EOLE and EROS on behalf of the INTRA group. These robots are designed to operate indoor in case of a nuclear accident. The simulation is interfaced to the real robot control console and behaves as a replica of the real system in order to train pilots of the teleoperated EOLE and EROS robots.
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Webots 8.3.2 released
Olivier Michel – Dec 16th, 2015
Webots 8.3.2 fixes a couple of bugs over Webots 8.3.1. It is recommended to all users of Webots 8 to proceed to this upgrade.
The complete change log is available here. Download Webots 8.3.2 now from here.
Sphero's BB-8 in Webots
Fabien Rohrer – Dec 15th, 2015
Following the star wars mania, the Sphero's BB-8 is now available for download in the Webots modules. The model has two degrees of freedom, and contains a gyroscope and accelerometer. It can be extended with custom devices such as a camera. It is controllable from the computer keyboard. As usual, the model controller can be programmed in various programming languages including C, C++, Java, Python, Matlab and ROS.
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