MAPS-6 Flexible Manufacturing System

The MAPS6S modular system tackles material handling, testing, processing, assembly, sorting and storage operations for container bottles. It incorporates multiple technologies such as control, sensor, transducing, robotics, pneumatics, motor and drive, RFID and communication. An onboard HMI system can be used to run and control the system.  The equipment is Internet of Things ready and…

Sophia – The robotic prodigy

Sophia is the world’s first robot citizen developed by Hong Kong-based company Hanson Robotics and the first robot Innovation Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme- activated on February 14, 2016. Sophia is now a household name, with appearances on the Tonight Show and Good Morning Britain, in addition to speaking at hundreds of conferences…

Berkeley Lower Extremity Exoskeleton (BLEEX)

The Berkeley Lower Extremity Exoskeleton (BLEEX) is a robotic device that attaches to the lower body. Its purpose is to complement the user’s strength by adding extra force to the user’s lower extremity bodily movements. The BLEEX was funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and developed by the Berkeley Robotics and Human…

Curiosity Rover: Mechatronics Marvel #1

Mechatronics is a multidisciplinary field that refers to the skill sets needed in the contemporary, advanced automated manufacturing industry. The advanced manufacturing industry, where mechatronics originates, is the heartbeat of most of the developed nations. Today we’ll be taking a glimpse of how the techno-vational wonders of mechatronics have made our interstellar experiences all more…

The Journey Begins..

Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary branch of engineering that focuses on the engineering of electronic, electrical and mechanical engineering systems, and also includes a combination of robotics, electronics, computer, telecommunications, systems, control, and product engineering. A mechatronics engineer unites the principles of mechanics, electronics, and computing to generate a simpler, more economical and reliable system. This field of science has immense applications worldwide and is one of…