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 - 11 Apr 2019
Robots are reliant on a complex system of power sources, wires, composite microstructures and circuitry to make them function.
Article - 30 Aug 2016
Human divers are limited in the depth they can work, whilst breathing a mixture of helium, oxygen and hydrogen extreme depths of 500m have been achieved (Seedhouse, 2011)
Article - 3 Apr 2014
An actuator is an electromechanical device or a motor that controls a robotic system by converting electrical energy into motion.
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 - 7 Oct 2013
Boston Dynamics, a research and development robotics company sponsored by the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have recently announced the latest advancement with Atlas, a high...
Article - 12 Jul 2013
Boston Dynamics have created a 6’2 humanoid robot, ATLAS - one of the World’s most advanced robots. At 330 pounds and anatomy put together with sensors and actuators, this automated giant is operated...
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.