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 - 13 Jul 2012
Climbing is a crucial survival trait among animals to aid feeding behaviour and survival.
Article - 5 Sep 2019
While sectors like auto manufacturing have been using automation and robotics for years, the construction industry has lagged behind significantly by comparison.
Article - 5 Nov 2013
A feedback system is a device used within a robotic system for measuring a specific variable. There are mainly two types of feedback: positive feedback and negative feedback.
Article - 31 Oct 2013
A robot is an electro-mechanical device controlled by an electronic circuit or a software tool. It can replace humans in performing tasks in dangerous and extreme environments.
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
In nuclear applications, the application of robots enables them to reach areas where the thermal or radiation environment limits the presence of a human. This article introduces the application of...
Article - 27 Jun 2012
Current working definitions of mechatronics describe this study as a multidisciplinary field of engineering.
Article - 4 Jun 2013
Millions of cars are sold annually by automobile manufacturers across the world, with nearly 8 and a half million vehicles being sold by Toyota alone each year. With the increasing number of vehicles...
Article - 31 Mar 2013
Automatic milking is the process of milking of diary cattles without the need for a human labor. The milking process generally involves a collection of tasks for the extraction of milk.