Article - 20 Mar 2013
Cleaning is a boring, tedious and repetitive work, and hence is an appropriate application for robots. Although researchers from the field of robotics and artificial intelligence have taken great...
Article - 1 Oct 2012
Actuators are motors used in a control system. They are usually the final elements in the system. They use energy input and low power command signal to amplify the signal and produce the desired...
Article - 11 Mar 2022
A kinematics model and a primary prototype of a leg structure based on a spring-mass model are developed in this study.
Article - 3 Apr 2014
An actuator is an electromechanical device or a motor that controls a robotic system by converting electrical energy into motion.
Article - 28 Feb 2022
A double mechanism robot has been developed by Caltech and named LEONARDO or LEO, which is an acronym of 'LEgs ONboARD drOne'.
Article - 18 Feb 2022
A consortium of UK engineering and robotics companies and researchers launched an advanced robot for hazardous environment maintenance: Connect-R.
Article - 10 Jul 2019
Since the first microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) were introduced in the 1990s, microrobotics has been a field of science quietly moving forward with little mainstream media attention.
Article - 16 Sep 2018
THis article is an introduction to soft robotics, what they are and their applications.
Article - 5 Apr 2017
A team of researchers from Japan have developed a musculoskeletal robot that uses thin McKibben muscles as an actuator to build a multifilament muscle that has characteristics similar to those of...
Article - 3 Dec 2013
Robots are electro-mechanical devices directed by electronic circuits and computer programs. When it comes to robots, we often picture a robot developed in human form. But robots can be built in a...