Batteries not included: the importance of robot batteries

One of the key reasons for using an industrial robot to automate a process is to improve product quality, through increased reliability and accuracy. But for robots to be truly reliable and safe, engineers should ensure they have the correct power solutions. Here, Michele Windsor, global marketing manager at robot battery specialist Ultralife Corporation, explains the impact poor design and integration of batteries can have on industrial robots.

Choosing the Best Machine Vision Technique for Robot Guidance

There are numerous approaches to robot guidance using machine vision techniques, such as stereo vision and photogrammetry, time of flight, structured light, light coding, and laser triangulation.

Electric Vehicles from Sokon to be Painted with Highly Flexible Seven-Axis Robots

Dürr general contractor for construction of paint shop in Chongqing, China

RECORD BREAKER: IMTS 2018 LARGEST SHOW EVER

Exponential technology advances, strong economy propel North America's premier manufacturing show

Zivid 3D machine vision enables first fully automated e-fulfillment robot at DHL

Robomotive integrates Zivid One 3D color camera in warehouse robotic picking cell.

AI Could Beat Humans at Everything by 2030

Specialized AI applications will become both progressively ordinary and more useful by 2030, improving our economy and quality of life.

Furniture Assembly - with Ensenso N35

As part of a research project, scientists at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a robot that can independently assemble the individual components of an IKEA chair without interruption in less than ten minutes.

Mouser Electronics and Marvell Enter Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics announces a global distribution agreement with Marvell Semiconductor, a provider of storage, processing, networking, security and connectivity semiconductor solutions. Mouser will distribute Marvell industry-leading Fast Ethernet and Alaska Gigabit Ethernet PHY transceivers.

WIN-A-ROBOT COMPETITION LAUNCHED BY EPSON

Placing tech in the hands of the future: Epson launches EMEAR-wide robot competition

VadaTech Announces new One Slot 6U VPX Benchtop Development Chassis with RTM

VadaTech, a leading manufacturer of integrated systems, embedded boards, enabling software and application-ready platforms, announces the VTX991. The VTX991 is a single slot 6U VPX chassis for board bring-up and testing of 6U VPX modules.

Novotechnik - Compact Touchless Position Sensors

Novotechnik, U.S. introduces the TFD Series of touchless linear position sensors provide wear-free operation in tight spaces.

World Economic Forum: A.I. and robotics will create almost 60 million more jobs than they destroy by 2022

Saheli Roy Choudhury for CNBC: The outlook for job creation is more positive today because companies better understand what kind of opportunities are available to them due to developments in technology, according to WEF.

COMAU AND ARGOTEC PRESENT ATENA: THE FIRST ROBOTIC SYSTEM FOR THE FUNCTIONAL TESTING OF NANOSATELLITES

ATENA (Advanced Testing Emulator for Nanosatellite Arm) simplifies simulations of satellite performance, generally carried out through complex numerical analysis and tests of hardware, software, navigation and control algorithms, which usually return results difficult to interpret.

NEXT Future Transportation unveils autonomous Parcel Delivery Solution

NEXT Future Transportation Inc. the world's only modular electric vehicle solutions provider, announced a groundbreaking automated logistics solution for Smart & Connected Cities.

New Scale Robotics gains Universal Robots certification for precision parallel gripper

The NSR-PG smart gripper is specifically intended for small robots and small parts. It is ideal for use with UR3, UR5 and UR10 collaborative robots for intricate part handling, measurement, sorting and assembly.

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