News - 7 Apr 2020
The new OnRobot food-grade Soft Gripper is able to pick a wide array of irregular shapes and delicate items in food and beverage, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals production, as well as manufacturing or...
News - 9 May 2019
The "Robot End-Effector Market by Type (Welding Guns, Grippers, Suction Cups, Tool Changers), Applications (Handling, Assembly, Welding), Industry (Automotive, Electrical & Electronics, Food...
News - 5 Jan 2015
Attendees at International CES in Las Vegas, January 6-9, will encounter a new industrial robotic gripper archetype as Empire Robotics demonstrates the precision, gentle touch, and safe human...
News - 3 Nov 2014
Fuel cells are one of the most promising new forms of energy generation. The technology is clean, quiet and efficient but the hundreds of layers in a commercial-scale fuel cell stack and the number of...
News - 2 Jun 2020
One of the hottest topics in robotics is the field of soft robots, which utilizes squishy and flexible materials rather than traditional rigid materials. But soft robots have been limited due to their...
News - 5 Dec 2017
Robots, just like toddlers, are capable of using a little help as they learn how to function in the physical world. A Rice University program, focusing on this aspect, slightly guides robots toward...
News - 29 Jun 2017
Researchers combined gecko-inspired adhesives and a custom robotic gripper to create a device for grabbing space debris. They tested their gripper in multiple zero gravity settings, including the...
News - 8 Sep 2014
Attendees at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, September 8 – 13, will be the first to witness the commercially available version of Empire Robotics’ new...
Article - 15 Feb 2013
In this part to Building a Robot, focus is on the robotic end-effector.
News - 25 Feb 2013
A critical instrument on a historic space mission that will fly into the sun’s atmosphere is being tested after development by a partnership between The University of Alabama in Huntsville,...