Innovators / Scientists

Lahiru Jayatilaka: Creating a New Generation of Demining Experts

The robot in action at the Embilipitiya training camp in August 2009 The deminer robot loses its battle with the terrain after a mere 10 minutes – but for Lahiru Jayatilaka those ten minutes represent both an important achievement and a crucial lesson. That a machine designed and tested in the lab survived that long … Continue reading