Ready to try Zero Robotics?
We have made a prototype of our online Integrated Development Environment (IDE) available along with two of the past Zero Robotics competitions. Follow these steps to get started:
- If you do not have a username and password, sign up for access below
- If you have a username and password, use it to log into the ZR IDE at: http://zerorobotics.mit.edu/guest/
- Visit the Tutorials page to learn more about programming SPHERES. Set the game on the ZR IDE to "Free Mode" and try any of our tutorial assignments.
- Want to try something more challenging? Play one of the full demo games listed below.
Start simple; Make your satellite follow a square boundary. See http://zerorobotics.mit.edu/images/tutorials/square.pdf for more details.
ZR Summer of Innovation 2010
Race through an obstacle course while picking up special items to use against your opponent. See http://zerorobotics.mit.edu/images/soi_game.pdf for more details.
ZR SPHERES Challenge 2010: HelioSPHERES
Help to complete the assembly of a solar power station. Maneuver your satellite to dock with a floating solar panel then bring it back to the station to finish the mission. See http://zerorobotics.mit.edu/index.php/past-competitions/zr-2010/zr-2010-challenge-statement for more details.