Zero Robotics

Zero Robotics is a space satellite robotics programming competition which is free to join for middle school and high school students.

Participants begin by programming simulated robots in a web interface. The top performers are then selected to compete in a live championship aboard the International Space Station (ISS).

Zero Robotics provides several ways to program the satellites, including with MATLAB code.

MATLAB and Simulink Primary and Secondary School Competitions Hub

Learn how to use MATLAB and Simulink to design algorithms, create simulations, and speed up development for primary and secondary school competitions.

Training for Your Team

Learn MATLAB in Two Hours

Learn MATLAB basics in the free, interactive MATLAB Onramp course.

Join the User Community on MATLAB Central

Submit files or ask questions about this competition.

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The Winner’s Circle

See how students are winning competitions worldwide with MATLAB and Simulink

Racing Lounge Blog

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