AIUB Robotic Crew participated in the 2019 University Rover Challenge Finals, held from May 30 to June 1, 2019 at the renowned Mars Desert Research Station. The University Rover Challenge (URC) is a project of The Mars Society, an international non-profit human to Mars organization. A total number of 84 teams representing 13 countries took part in the initial phase including 5 from Bangladesh. In March 2019, through a System Acceptance Review (SAR) milestone top 36 teams were selected to compete in the final stage from May 30 - June 1, 2019 at the Mars Desert Research Station in Southern Utah, USA.

AIUB Robotic Crew (ARC) stood 18th in the world, 4th among the Asian teams and top scorer between the two teams from Bangladesh. The final standing of the teams is as following (http://urc.marssociety.org/)

Rank

Team Name

University

Total Score

  1.  

IMPULS

Kielce University of Technology

362.87

  1.  

Ryerson Rams Robotics (R3)

Ryerson University

329.51

  1.  

Stanford Student Robotics

Stanford University

323.19

  1.  

PCz Rover Team

Czestochowa University of Technology

312.49

  1.  

Mars Rover Design Team

Missouri University of Science and Technology

308.25

  1.  

Cornell Mars Rover

Cornell University

307.87

  1.  

Michigan Mars Rover Team

University of Michigan

302.11

  1.  

Mars Rover Manipal

Manipal Academy of Higher Education

281.44

  1.  

Nova Rover

Monash University

276.45

  1.  

BYU MARS ROVER

Brigham Young University

275.48

  1.  

RUDRA

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

265.46

  1.  

TEAM ANVESHAK

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

265.11

  1.  

Legendary Rover Team

Rzeszow University of Technology

259.41

  1.  

ITU Rover Team

Istanbul Technical University

247.43

  1.  

Queen's Space Engineering Team

Queen's University

243.78

  1.  

Wisconsin Robotics

University of Wisconsin-Madison

233.49

  1.  

Carleton Planetary Robotics Team

Carleton University

225.48

  1.  

AIUB Robotic Crew

American International University-Bangladesh

224.50

  1.  

Pegasus 3.0

University of Southampton

220.21

  1.  

AGH Space Systems

AGH University of Science and Technology

218.45

  1.  

KNR

Warsaw University of Technology

214.35

  1.  

BRACU Mongol-Tori

BRAC University

208.91

  1.  

SKA Robotics

Warsaw University of Technology

207.59

  1.  

RoverX

Vellore Institute of Technology

203.43

  1.  

Titan Rover

California State University, Fullerton

199.44

  1.  

Pharaohs Team

Military Technical College

196.15

  1.  

Northeastern University Mars Rover Team

Northeastern University

192.27

  1.  

Argo

Bialystok University of Technology

189.77

  1.  

Husky Robotics

University of Washington, Seattle

186.01

  1.  

Eagle X

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey Campus Querétaro

167.76

  1.  

UAA Robotics

University of Alaska Anchorage

165.27

  1.  

SJSU Robotics

San Jose State University

155.99

  1.  

University of Waterloo Robotics Team

University of Waterloo

150.22

  1.  

Space Concordia: Robotics Division

Concordia University

104.08

  1.  

IIT-B Mars Rover Team

IIT, Bombay

87.50

  1.  

Project Scorpio

Wroclaw University of Science and Technology

82.93

 

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