General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) has received a grant of $20.3 million from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for incorporating an automated baggage screening system, thereby improving TSA’s attempts to increase safety at the airports.
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have created an artificial skin with a nanowire active matrix circuitry casing the hand.
Hitachi Plant Technologies Ltd has obtained a procurement order from a reputed glass manufacturing industry for Autonomous Automatic Guided Vehicle (AGV).
Sysmex America Inc, a global provider of automated solutions for clinical laboratories, has declared its five year contract with Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) for delivering hematology automation systems for the leading testing labs of LabCorp.
Russian scientists are due to carry out tests of an unmanned lander which will be employed in their 2011 mission to Phobos, one of the moons of Mars.
Georgia Tech School of Interactive Computing’s Regents Professor Ronald Arkin and its Research Engineer Alan Wagner conducted experiments at the Georgia Institute of Technology to investigate the method of robot deception.
BIOTRONIK, a leading provider of implantable cardiac devices (ICD) and other sophisticated remote monitoring solutions, has declared that the outcome of the TRUST Trial (Lumax-T/Lumos-T Safely Reduces Routine Office Device Follow-up) have been made available online.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed an archetypal model of a robot called Seaswarm that can automatically move across the ocean to absorb the oil spill and process it locally.
Parata Systems, a global leader in providing innovative pharmacy automation solutions, has received the 2010 Business Excellence Award, in the category of "Large Business", from the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce.
with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Centre in Canandaigua, New York, to deliver an automated biomass steam production system that utilizes biological materials like wood and bark-chips retrieved from various logging activities for producing untainted energy and heat.
iRobot Corp., a global leader in providing robotic solutions, has declared the release of a new program called “20 in 20” by the end of this year for commemorating the company’s 20 years of service in the robotics industry.
Raytheon Company, a global provider of the state-of-the-art electronics and a wide range of mission support services, has recently launched a Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE), with an open structural design for the DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer.
Dr. David B. Samadi, Chief, Division of Robotics and Minimal Invasive Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, has reported that the most frequently identified cancer is Prostate cancer and at present it is the second major reason of cancer deaths in the US.
Black Male Donor Collaborative (BMDC) has declared an award of $100,000 to assist New York University’s (NYU-Poly) initiatives of expanding its Central Brooklyn Robotics Initiative (CBRI).
For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) has decided to involve 171,000 children of age group 9 to 14 in “Body Forward”, an international robotic challenge program organized by FIRST LEGO League (FLL).