22 May 2018

Telkom University Robot Won 2 Awards at Indonesia Robot Contest 2018 Regional 2

Bandung, Telkom University – After Telkom University became the host for the Indonesian Robot Contest (KRI) 2018 Regional II previously, this year the Regional II contest was held at Universitas Tarumanegara on May 10th-12th 2018.

About 95 team competed in the contest that was organized by Ministry of Research, Research and Higher Education (Ristekdikti) and there was about 5 competition branches, among others the Indonesian ABU Robot Contest (KRAI),  Indonesian Fire Fighter Robot Contest (KRPAI), Indonesian Dancing Robot Contest (KRSTI), Indonesian Soccer Robot Contest (KRSBI) Humanoid, and Wheeled Indonesian Soccer Robot Contest.

In this competition, Telkom University sends 4 team which are BADAYA_SAS in the KRSTI category, ROSTU in the Wheeled- KRSBI category from the Applied Science Faculty (FIT), ARJUNA team in the KRPAI category and ROOBICS in the KRAI category from the Electrical Engineering Faculty (FTE)

In this competition, Telkom University team managed to get a few achievements. Badaya_SAS, which consist of Ryan Febriansyah (D3TT 2015), Amalia Tamarizka Sihombing (D3TK 2016), Luthfi Anota Sirpa (D3TK 2016) with Simon Siregar as the supervising lecturer, managed to win second place while ROSTU, which consist of Dzikri Hasbialloh (D3TK 2016), Muhammad Muchlis Kurnia (D3TK 2016), Daud Al Adumy (D3TK 2016), Icha Inggrid Lestari (D3TK 2016), Muhammad Amirul Ammar (D3TT 2017), Alfian Nasir (D3TK 2017), Bayu Firdausa (D3TK 2017) with M. Iksan Sani as the  supervising lecturer managed to win the fourth place. M.Ikhsan said that the two team will enter National Robot Contestan that will be held on 11-14 July 2018 in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta.

“We are grateful that we can continue this competition to National level, it is the first time Wheeled KRSBI team make it to National level. Hopefully in the National we can face challenges from teams all over Indonesia to get the best result that would bring good name for Telkom University,” said Ikhsan.