Article - 15 Feb 2020
Photodetectors are devices capable of recognizing photons at frequencies ranging from the far-infrared end of the electromagnetic spectrum to the gamma-ray end.
Article - 10 Jul 2019
Landmines present an incredibly dangerous threat; these explosive devices are well hidden in unknown locations and are difficult to detect. Robotic systems are receiving strong interest as a safe,...
Article - 16 Sep 2018
This article takes a look at the use of semiconductors in robotics.
Article - 27 May 2016
The U.S. Army alone is expected to reduce its numbers from 540,000 to 420,000 people, and military robots will be used to keep things effective with reduced manpower.
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 - 1 Apr 2014
The term robot locomotion refers to the ways in which robots move from one place to another with the help of different mechanisms. Legged and wheeled mechanisms are currently the two main concepts of...
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 - 21 Nov 2013
According to the CFO of Ekso Bionics, the point of the company's wearable robotics program is to create an Iron Man suit akin to the one worn by Tony Stark.
Article - 20 Jul 2013
Designing the embedded software within a robot would take considerable amounts of time for every robot designer.
Article - 10 Jul 2013
An elementary school teacher in the US has prompted global interest by recently publishing a number of fun, thought provoking and creative videos of a Robotic face constructed from 3D printed parts...