Free/Open Software(FOSS), research groups and student clubs and organisations.
("There is no system but GNU, and Linux is one of its kernels.")
Debian: The Universal Operating System
Emacs: ".. which might be thought of as a thermonuclear word processor."
JabRef: Java GUI frontend for managing BibTeX and other bibliographies.
LaTeX: ".. designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation"
SAGE: System for Algebra and Geometry Experimentation
Git: A distributed revision control and source code management (SCM) system
Gimp: The GNU Image Manipulation Program
Blender3d: The open source, cross platform suite of tools for 3D creation.
Doxygen: A documentation generator, a tool for writing software reference documentation.
Python: "rockin' body of modules, and a damn good set of utilities and interpreters on various platforms."
Player/Stage: Free Software tools for robot and sensor applications/multiple robot simulator.
ROS: Robot Operating System
OzU Robotics Laboratory
KOVAN Research Laboratory
Sabancı University Robotics Research Laboratory
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Laboratory (İTU)
BDRL: Bioinspired Dexterity and Robotic Locomotion Group
NECSLAB - Networked and Embedded Control Systems Laboratory