Article - 22 Mar 2013
Managers of large power plants strive to ensure outage optimization, lifetime extension and outage reduction. This article looks at the design and deployment of robots to inspect the conditions of a...
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 - 31 Jan 2013
This episode of Building a Robot discusses the sensory systems that are used to help make automated systems connect better with the world we live in.
Article - 7 Nov 2012
This article discusses the issues with percutaneous coronary intervention and the clinical application of CorPath® 200 System, robotic-assisted PCI technology.
Article - 1 Nov 2012
This article discusses the design and application of underwater robots to monitor shark migration.
Article - 31 Oct 2012
Running robots that display a natural gait is an exciting field of research and development that has progressed tremendously since Honda unveiled ASIMO in 2000.
Article - 30 Oct 2012
Locomotion seems to be performed seamlessly but the complex central nervous system controls it. The CNS generates commands at cortical and spinal levels and integrates these commands with the sensory...
Article - 5 Oct 2012
The application of mechatronic engineering in human biology is known as biomechatronics.
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...
Article - 2 Aug 2012
Mobile robots operating via telepresence from a distance location are becoming a beneficial tool in the health care sector.