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Memorias de investigación
Proyecto de I+D+i:
RESCUER: Reliable and Smart Crowdsourcing Solution for Emergency and Crisis Management - EU
Áreas de investigación
The RESCUER project focuses on the development of an intelligent Information and Communication Technology and mechatronic Emergency Risk Management tool and on testing it in five Improvised Explosive Device Disposal, and Civil Protection Rescue Mission scenarios. The project output will include guidance for management of risk, which extends the range of interventions possible beyond those, which are currently considered. The extended range of interventions will include tasks which are too risky at present to commit human involvement, tasks where access might not be possible without ICT and mechatronic support, tasks where such support would significantly enhance the speed, accuracy or range of tasks/sensors especially in EOD, IEDD, significant toxic/radiation/flammable/explosive contamination, mechanical failure and other relevant hazardous situations or combinations of hazards. RESCUER is an intelligent mechatronic system capable of achieving given goals under conditions of uncertainty. In contrast to existing automated bomb disarming systems, which are, by definition, pre-programmed to deliver given behaviour and are therefore predictable, RESCUER may arrive at specified goals in a non-deterministic manner. This is possible due to RESCUER''''''''s improved flexibility, dexterity and intelligence comparable to a human rescue specialist. RESCUER system will include multifunctional tools, two simultaneously working robot arms with dextrous grippers, smart sensors for ordnance, for human detection and for the assessment of the environment, autonomous vehicle and advanced information and communication facilities that will lead to improvement of the emergency risk management. RESCUER will implement the Emergency Risk Management Monitoring and Advising System that will integrate the information flows from the different sources, generate decisions, and build a secure wireless communication between the rescue specialist, the Risk Management Centres and the mobile device.
Tipo de proyecto
Proyectos y convenios en convocatorias públicas competitivas
Entidad financiadora
Nacionalidad Entidad
Sin nacionalidad
Tamaño de la entidad
Fecha concesión
Esta actividad pertenece a memorias de investigación
  • Participante: Jorge Alfonso Kurano (UPM)
  • Participante: Fco. Javier Casajus De Quiros (UPM)
  • Participante: Juan Pedro Lopez Velasco (UPM)
  • Participante: Ernesto Castañeda Martin (UPM)
  • Director: Federico Alvarez Garcia (UPM)
  • Participante: Jose Manuel Menendez Garcia (UPM)
  • Participante: Ana Belen Mejia Ocaña (UPM)
  • Participante: Juan Torres Arjona (UPM)
  • Participante: Jose Jesus Fraile Ardanuy (UPM)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: No seleccionado
  • Grupo de Investigación: Grupo de Aplicación de Telecomunicaciones Visuales (G@TV)
  • Departamento: Señales, Sistemas y Radiocomunicaciones
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