News - 27 Mar 2018
Sangbae Kim is now developing the Cheetah III as a commercially viable robot to operate in compromised emergency response environments.
If you were to ask someone to name a new technology that...
News - 22 Mar 2018
Made of silicone rubber, CSAIL’s “SoFi” could enable a closer study of aquatic life
This month scientists published rare footage of one of the Arctic's most elusive sharks....
News - 8 Jan 2018
A group of researchers are working to develop the next generation of robots in the basement of the Engineering Center at CU Boulder.
However, instead of the metallic droids one could be...
News - 25 Oct 2016
Electric motors have existed since Thomas Davenport built the first functional model in 1834, and they play an important part in everyday life. Currently, diesel and gas engines are continually...
News - 3 Oct 2016
GuidaBot, LLC, a joint venture between the University of Houston and Fannin Innovation Studio, has received a one-year, $225,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop and commercialize...
News - 4 Feb 2015
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "USA Factory Automation Market: Top 100 Mechanical Components Analysis and Forecast (2014-2020)" report to their offering.
News - 31 Oct 2014
Engineers routinely face tradeoffs as they design robotic limbs – weight vs. speed, ease of control vs. fluidity. A new hybrid fluid transmission developed at Disney Research Pittsburgh promises...
News - 16 Jun 2014
A young paraplegic equipped with a robotic exoskeleton kicked off the FIFA World Cup. Pioneered by an international team, the device benefits from a sensory feedback system developed at...
News - 8 Jan 2014
With the slogan "Making things right," Siemens is presenting intelligent automation and drive systems and industrial software for efficient water and sewage treatment at this year's IFAT...
News - 24 Nov 2010
A Battlefield Extraction-Assist Robot, or BEAR, has been tested over the past year by soldiers at the U.S. Army Infantry Centre Manoeuvre Battle Lab at Fort Benning. BEAR may soon have the ability to...