Article - 3 Nov 2012
Robotics is increasingly used in the field of healthcare. This article discusses the application of robots in autism therapy.
Article - 11 Apr 2019
Robots are reliant on a complex system of power sources, wires, composite microstructures and circuitry to make them function.
Article - 10 Jan 2019
This article takes a look at role that sensors can play in robotics.
Article - 7 Jul 2014
Traditionally, one of the most challenging areas of robotics has been the ability to successfully emulate human behaviour. Now, products like the 'Dextrus' hand from the Open Hand Project may mean low...
Article - 3 Apr 2014
Robotic manipulators are devices that are used in this industry to manipulate articles or materials that are located in inaccessible locations.
Article - 28 Aug 2013
Rigel Medical, manufacturer of biomedical test measurement systems, has been a top priority for the use of its 228 electrical safety analyser to improve the electrical safety measurement during the...
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 - 19 Jul 2013
Industry-specific robots perform several tasks such as picking and placing objects, and movement adapted from a fully-functioning human arm.
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...