Article - 8 Jun 2022
AZoRobotics speaks with Andreas Heiden from the Johannes Kelper University Linz about his research into a soft actuator that has been constructed using biodegradable materials. It holds promise for...
Article - 11 Feb 2022
BEAM (Biology, electronics, aesthetics, and mechanics) robotics is a type of robotics where devices do not use microprocessors. In this article, an overview of the subject will be provided.
Article - 24 Nov 2021
Researchers have devised a control system for soft continuum robots that aids on-demand active steering abilities.
Article - 19 Mar 2020
This article looks at recent developments in the application of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in the Australian defense industry.
Article - 8 Jun 2018
Research projects around the world are investigating different ways in which they can manipulate drone technology to combat climate change.
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...
Article - 25 Mar 2013
Motion control is the key technological foundation of industrial automation. The control of motion is a key concern whether it is the path of a cutting tool, the motion of a product, or the motion of...
Article - 13 Mar 2013
NASA’s Satellite Servicing Capabilities Office (SSCO) is planning a mission that will introduce a robotic servicing vehicle that can access, repair and refuel satellites in a GEO or a geosynchronous...
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 - 8 Sep 2012
During a natural disaster, defence and relief organisations need to respond immediately to ensure maximum safety for those affected. The process must be meticulously coordinated to dilute a crisis and...