The nomination of the first of three finalists for the award of the Best paper in the category D Infrastructure at 69th (2018) International Astronautical Congress, Germany

  • Yan, Xiu (Recipient), Javier Vinals (Recipient), Eduardo Urgoiti (Recipient), Gonzalo Guerra (Recipient), Michel Ilzkovitz (Recipient), Wiebke Brinkmann (Recipient), Sebastian Bartsch (Recipient), Albino Quaranta (Recipient), Ignacio Valiente (Recipient) & Manfred Doermer (Recipient)

Prize: National/international honour


A paper entitled “Multi-functional interface for flexibility and reconfigureability of Future European Space Robotic Systems” received a nomination as one of the 3 finalists for the best paper award in Category D Infrastructure from 341 received entries.
Granting OrganisationsInternational Astronautical Congress 2018 Organizing Committee

Awarded at event

Event title69th International Astronautical Congress
LocationMesse Bremen Findorffstraße , Bremen, Germany
Period1 Oct 2018 → 5 Oct 2018


  • Space robotics
  • Standard Interface
  • Planetary robotics
  • orbital robotics
  • Mechatronics