Article - 18 Apr 2018
Unmanned, autonomous & remote-operated vehicles offer compelling advantages. The devices can go places that are difficult, dangerous or impossible to access directly, eliminating the risks to human...
Article - 21 Sep 2017
To navigate and ‘see’ the environment around them, flying drones typically use GPS systems and bulky laser scanners, methods that work best in bright, outdoors settings.
Article - 5 Apr 2017
A team of researchers from Italy has now designed an inexpensive real-time kernel, known as Yartek, which is suitable for embedded systems in nonvisual robotic sensors.
Article - 7 Oct 2016
Conservation drones are model aircrafts comprised of an autopilot system containing a computer, GPS, various sensors, a payload, such as a video or photo camera, as well as a software instructing the...
Article - 30 Jun 2014
For many years scientists, engineers and technology enthusiasts have deliberated about the viability of autonomous vehicles, which are often confined to sci-fi movies.
Article - 2 Apr 2014
Dr. Chris Rogers, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering at Tufts University talks to AZoRobotics about the application of LEGO-based Robotics in Higher Education.
Article - 20 Jul 2013
Designing the embedded software within a robot would take considerable amounts of time for every robot designer.
Article - 25 Mar 2013
An autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), also called as unmanned underwater vehicles, is a robot that performs underwater survey missions such as detection and mapping of obstructions, rocks, submerged...
Article - 22 Mar 2013
Managers of large power plants strive to ensure outage optimization, lifetime extension and outage reduction. This article looks at the design and deployment of robots to inspect the conditions of a...
Article - 8 Mar 2013
In this interview, Antonio Espingardeiro, PhD student at the University of Salford talks to AZoRobotics about the P37 S65 Elderly Care Robot.