Article - 3 Apr 2014
An actuator is an electromechanical device or a motor that controls a robotic system by converting electrical energy into motion.
News - 3 Aug 2018
Although the airless and cold deep sea is not inhabitable for humans, it is filled with frail organisms that flourish in its harsh environment. Investigating those organisms necessitates specialized...
News - 22 Apr 2021
In the field of robotics, researchers are continually looking for the fastest, strongest, most efficient and lowest-cost ways to actuate, or enable, robots to make the movements needed to carry out...
News - 29 Aug 2019
The deep-sea is a hostile environment to us humans and prevents us from getting up close and personal with the creatures that dwell there. However, when we plunge the depths with our machines and...
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 - 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 - 2 Jul 2013
GE and Lufkin Industries Inc. announced today a joint agreement whereby GE will acquire Lufkin Industries Inc., a leading provider of artificial lift technologies for the oil and gas industry and a...
News - 19 Mar 2019
In contrast to traditional robot arms with their hinged and swivel joints, the flexible arms being created by Professor Stefan Seelecke and his research team at Saarland University are built using...
News - 18 May 2016
University of Sheffield researchers have developed an aquatic robot that can be used for search and rescue operations in an underwater environment.
The scientists will disclose their...
News - 9 Jun 2021
Researchers are increasingly turning to robots to perform deep-sea operations to learn more about coral reefs and other underwater ecosystems.
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