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 - 3 Apr 2014
Actuator is an electromechanical device or a motor that controls a robotic system by converting electrical energy into motion. The source of energy of the actuators can be compressed air, pressurized...
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 - 10 Mar 2014
Adam Ellison and Daniel Pizzata, Founders of Modbot talk to AZoRobotics about robot development software.
Article - 16 Sep 2018
THis article is an introduction to soft robotics, what they are and their applications.
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...
Article - 27 Jul 2012
The DC motor is considered the heart of a robot and is the main driving force behind moving an artificial structure.
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 - 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 - 20 May 2016
Start-up Matternet is already using drones, also called unmanned aircraft systems (UAVs), to ferry medical supplies in countries outside of the U.S., including Haiti, Switzerland, and the Dominican...