Robotics and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews
Industrial analysts frequently debate what traits people need to shine in today's workforce. A person working on a production line needs manufacturing skills, plus communication capabilities, the willingness to be a team player and more.
Motiv Space Systems made several contributions to the Mars 2020 Mission. The Perseverance Robotic Arm was the highest visibility subsystem development. This role required a close relationship with the JPL systems engineering team responsible for the sample and caching effort
What does it take to build a successful surgical robotics company? It is not enough to identify an unmet need in the operating/procedure room that a surgical robot could satisfy.
Automation is making conveyors a more integral component because of the contributions theyâ€™re making to the overall efficiency and productivity of todayâ€™s processing and packaging lines.
With all the benefits offered by robots, the biggest barrier is the complexity of programming. More specifically, the expertise required to effectively program a robot can take years.
Wire Cobots is one of the currently final five experiments who have successfully passed from Phase I to Phase II in the ESMERA project. Thus, they are supported and mentored even more on their path towards industrialising their robotics product.
It has been over 6 months without any in person events. With that in mind we are putting together a special feature article for the fall to highlight some of the new products and services our partners have rolled out during that time. Part 2.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Stories
If the packaging sector hadn't been an early adopter of automation, it would have struggled through the pandemic. That's not to say that the situation has been easy, but it could've been much worse without robotics.
The BERNARD prototype may look just like a tortoise; but it reacts like an intelligent, fearsome animal, delivering a barrage of light, sound, and non-lethal electric shock tuned to the predator attacking it.
Toyota Research Institute Showcases Latest Robotics Research Aimed at Amplifying Human Ability in the Home
TRIâ€™s robotics research is guided by the Japanese notion of Ikigai, a powerful idea that every personâ€™s life should have meaning and purpose. TRIâ€™s human centered approach turns typical AI philosophy on its head.
Robotics and Automation - News Headlines
In recent years, Asycubes have been used in many applications. However, for many installations, production volumes and product variants are increasing, making automation economically viable due to its flexibility.
VISTA Drone is raising the standard with autonomous navigation and "invisible drone" capability providing the perfect shot, every time.
â€˘ The next-gen virtual booth is the Company's latest effort to provide customers with knowledge and access to the technologies that will allow them to make added-value decisions in a time of current global change and remote work. â€˘ In the new virtual space Geek+ will supports visitors with fun online applications for customized solutions, a great visual experience, and easy access to product materials.
IDS is now offering more than 20 new C-mount lenses. Thanks to lens resolutions of 5, 8 and 10 MP as well as different focal lengths and optical classes, they can be used in numerous application scenarios. In addition, they are characterized by a very good price-performance ratio. With these features they fit seamlessly into the "It's so easy!" product philosophy of the company.
From drone delivery to driverless cars, industry experts to share insights on the opportunities and challenges of automated mobility
Robotics and Automation - Featured Product
Easily integrate Gocator® 3D line profile and snapshot sensors with a variety of industrial robots to deliver high-performance 3D results in vision guidance, flexible inspection, material dispensing, and automated assembly with smart pick-and-place. Adding 3D vision to a robot turns repetitive, fixed motion into smart movement that can unlock greater value for your automation investment.
Robotics and Automation - Featured Company
IDS is a leading manufacturer of industrial cameras "Made in Germany" with USB or GigE interfaces. Equipped with state of the art CMOS sensors, the extensive camera portfolio ranges from low-cost project cameras, to small, powerful models with PoE functionality or robust cameras with housings that fulfill the prerequisites for protection code IP65/67. For quick, easy and precise 3D machine vision tasks IDS offers the Ensenso series. With the novel vision app-based sensors and cameras of IDS NXT the company opens up a new dimension in image processing. Whether in an industrial or non-industrial setting: IDS cameras and sensors assist companies worldwide in optimizing processes, ensuring quality, driving research, conserving raw materials, and serving people. They provide reliability, efficiency and flexibility for your application.