Article - 24 Jan 2018
This guide to robot joint design provides technical explanations of how to integrate motion and sensing components, and the design options available.
Article - 30 Aug 2013
A multi-million pound project coordinated by Dr. Nick Hawes, Senior Lecturer in Intelligent Robotics at the University of Birmingham, is currently in place to develop mobile robots that are capable of...
Article - 22 Jul 2013
Binary sensors are based on the principle touch & no-touch values across the array providing a measure of the spatial distribution of force.
Article - 1 Apr 2013
A humanoid robot is a general purpose robot that used for experimental purposes such as for the study of bipedal locomotion, functional purposes such as interaction with environments and human tools.
Article - 4 Aug 2012
The vision of developing robotic cars continues to be part of modern-day research, with the expectation that it will lead to a new form of transportation.
Article - 13 Jul 2012
Climbing is a crucial survival trait among animals to aid feeding behaviour and survival.
Article - 17 Dec 2021
As long as cobots remain safe to operate around humans, they may become a staple feature of the future economy.
Article - 19 Mar 2020
This article looks at recent developments in the application of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in the Australian defense industry.
Article - 20 Sep 2012
Swarm robotics is a field of multi-robotics in which many robots are coordinated in a distributed and decentralized way.
Article - 19 Oct 2021
We speak to Dr. Nguyen about 'worm blobs', and how their collective behavior could help inform future soft robotics and multirobot system design.