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  • Article - 31 Oct 2013
    Once the basic components required for making a robot are selected, a structure or framework has to be designed by combining all the parts together to achieve a definite shape.
  • 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 - 1 Apr 2013
    A humanoid robot is a general purpose robot that used for experimental purposes such as for the study of bipedal locomotion, functional purposes such as interaction with environments and human tools.
  • Article - 26 Apr 2013
    In this modern world, several tasks that are considered dangerous or dirty are likely performed by autonomous and robotic systems. Autonomous systems exhibit high precision, efficiency and...
  • Article - 1 Feb 2013
    In this episode of Building a Robot, we take a look at the importance of a controller in the overall function of a robotic system.
  • Article - 23 Jul 2013
    In a robotic system, a microcontroller employs discrete values to perform tasks like computation of values and performing comparisons. For this reason, analogue to digital (A/D) converter is used for...
  • Article - 23 Jul 2013
    An encoder is a sensor that is fixed to a rotating object such as wheel or motor to measure the rotation of the object. This measurement can help robots to determine the angle of a rotating sensor,...
  • Article - 22 Jul 2013
    Sensors play an important role in enabling the robot to communicate with its external environment or control its own system.
  • Article - 3 Dec 2013
    Robots are electro-mechanical devices directed by electronic circuits and computer programs. When it comes to robots, we often picture a robot developed in human form. But robots can be built in a...
  • 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.