Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews

More Than 110 UAS Solutions Providers Have Signed On To Exhibit At Commercial UAV Expo

These exhibitors will be displaying cutting-edge airframes, components, software and services as well as end-to-end solutions focused on commercial applications.

Using FPGA Supercomputers to Build a High Precision Robot

We solve the motion platform problem with a combination of innovative techniques. These include: an extremely accurate sensor system, high speed computing, optimized power to weight ratio, and 3D printed parts.

Ultra-Short Pulse Lasers Are Great Tools for Processing Plastics for Medical Devices

In the past few years, we have found that ultra-short pulse (USP) lasers are being used more and more for medical device manufacturing – from stents and catheters, to wire stripping and balloon texturing.

Say Hello to Your New Chief Data Collection Officer

Robots in Retail Environments Pivotal to Filling Information and Automation Gaps

How Robotics Can Transform Agriculture

It’s not a stretch to imagine solo and small farm owners keeping up with the major organizations in the business thanks to improved efficiency, maximized output and faster harvest and care times.

Argon Medical Addresses High Labor Costs and Productivity with MiR Robot

The company has turned to collaborative automation to help it compete in this high-cost labor market, while preserving jobs for its skilled, long-term employees.

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New Collaborative Robot Vacuum Tool

The NEW Collaborative Robot Vacuum Tool (CRVT) from Bimba adds unparalleled flexibility to your collaborative robot. The standard CRVT is highly configurable to meet your application needs, but simple to install and operate.

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Omron to Introduce New i4 SCARA Product Family

Top of the line SCARA in speed and precision is designed for easy integration into the production line with predictive maintenance functions

CES Asia: Innovation at the Speed of 5G

Rapid pace of global innovation acceleration on display across AI, AR, VR, 5G and more

5 Tips for Writing a Great Robotics Engineer Resume

As a robotics engineer, your education is the most important part of your resume. You’ve obtained a very valuable and specialized degree, so put that front and center in this section.

Robotics and Automation - News Headlines

Velodyne Executive Addresses How Velodyne's Next Generation of Sensors Will Enable True Autonomy

Anand Gopalan, Velodyne LiDAR CTO, Discusses the Path for LiDAR in Powering Autonomous Vehicle Success at Sensors Expo & Conference

VISION 2018: "Training, Not Programming" with Deep Learning Solutions

Exhibitors to present deep learning technology at VISION booth in Stuttgart / Both a complement and an alternative to established machine-vision techniques

Elbit Systems announced as latest sponsor for UAV Technology conference 2018

SMi reports: Elbit Systems to sponsor UAV Technology conference in September

Geek+ Robotics Unveiled the World's First Interweaving Sorting Robot, No Warehouse Reconstruction Required

Geek Plus Robotics has launched the latest version of what it claims is "the world's first interweaving sorting robot" for warehouses, which could be an alternative to conveyor systems.

ROBOTIC TECH LEADER REIS & IRVY'S [OTC: VEND] JOINS FORCES WITH GOLF CHAMPION PHIL MICKELSON AND AGENT STEVE LOY TO DISRUPT FOOD RETAIL

The legendary golfer is poised to help define the "unattended retail experience" for the next generation.

Robotics and Automation - Featured Product

SAS Automation - Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling

SAS Automation - Robotic End-of-Arm Tooling

SAS Automation's complete line of modular components allows you to rapidly build your end-of-arm tools in your own plant, meeting your ever-changing automation needs on-demand. And with our newly enhanced Online Shopping Cart, it's never been easier! IT'S SHOPPING MADE SIMPLE, with features like: • Responsive Design so you can access anytime -- desktop, tablet or phone -- with ease • CAD Model Access with 3D Software Integration • Order History • Saved Quotes • Tool Builder • Product Comparisons • Enhanced Search • Social Media Sharing • Product Reviews

Robotics and Automation - Featured Company

Universal Robots USA

Universal Robots USA

Universal Robots was co-founded in 2005 by the company's CTO, Esben Østergaard, who wanted to make robot technology accessible to all by developing small, user-friendly, reasonably priced, flexible industrial robots that are safe to work with. Since the first robot was launched in 2008, the company has experienced considerable growth with the user-friendly robots now sold in more than 50 countries worldwide. The company, which is a part of Teradyne Inc., is headquartered in Odense, Denmark, and has subsidiaries and regional offices in the USA, Spain, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic, China, Singapore, India, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea. For more information, please visit www.universal-robots.com