B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature
Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer who is interested in society and technology. He enjoys learning how the latest scientific developments can affect us and imagining what will be possible in the future.
Since completing graduate studies at Oxford University in 2016, Ben has reported on developments in computer software, the UK technology industry, digital rights and privacy, industrial automation, IoT, AI, additive manufacturing, sustainability, and clean technology.
Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.
In recent years, there has been significant interest and investment in the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to significantly impact the field of pharmaceutical research and development (R&D).
In this Editorial Series, AZoRobotics takes a look at the robots used in mining operations. Here, we focus on remote control mining.
April 8th to 16th marks National Robotics Week (RoboWeek), a US-based initiative aiming to “inspire students in robotics and STEM-related fields and to share the excitement of robotics with audiences of all ages.”
Open-access data repositories provide the high-quality data that is essential for AI applications and are crucial for the rapid progress of the field.
AZoRobotics examines how generative AIs could change industry, and explores what happens next in a post-ChatGPT world.
Agriculture equipment manufacturer John Deere recently launched the world’s first production-ready autonomous tractor, supported with artificial intelligence (AI) technology by technology startup SparkAI.
The use of robots in food decoration is covered in this AZoRobotics Editorial Series covering the applications of robot technologies in the food industry.
In this Editorial Series, AZoRobotics covers how robotic technologies are being used in the food industry. In this article, we look at their application to food decontamination.
In this Editorial Series, AZoRobotics looks at robots in the food industry. This article covers the use of robots in product packaging and palletizing.
Several robotics companies are at the forefront of next-generation automation in various industries, including Cobalt Robotics in the service industry.
As part of an Editorial short series, AZoRobotics takes a look at how the renewable energy sector is harnessing the power of robotic technologies. Here, we take a look at robots in hydropower stations.
Amid the rapid global expansion of the wind energy sector, the integration of robotics is becoming pivotal for wind farm operators.
Like any renewable energy infrastructure, solar plants must be protected and secured. It is here where robots and autonomous systems can come into play.
Discover Cavitar’s welding cameras that can be used in a variety of situations to offer high-quality visualization of the welding processes.
MTI’s 1510A portable signal generator and calibrator is ideal for testing the integrity of sensor signal conditioning electronics.
Using the advantages of the phased array technology, Olympus has designed a powerful inspection system for seamless pipe inspections well-adapted to the stringent requirements of the oil and gas markets. This phased array system is flexible and can be used to match inspection performances and the product requirements of customers.