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3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing (AM), refers to processes used to synthesize a three-dimensional object in which successive layers of material are formed under computer control to cr…
A motor, not necessarily electric, which converts energy into some kind of motion.
Air muscle or Pneumatic artificial muscles (PAMs) are contractile or extensional devices operated by pressurized air filling a pneumatic bladder. In a vague approximation of human muscles, PAMs are us…
A step-by-step procedure for calculations. Algorithms are used for calculation, data processing, and automated reasoning.
an open source software framework for devices and apps to discover and communicate with each other. It was designed to run on multiple platforms, ranging from small embedded RTOS platforms …
an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It's intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating inte…
is intended to be used for questions relating to robotic arms from, small hobby arms with only 1 or 2 degrees of freedom to large industrial robots with complex joint assemblies.
The central problems (or goals) of Artificial Intelligence research include reasoning, knowledge, planning, learning, communication, and perception.
the use of various control systems for operating equipment such as machinery, processes in factories, boilers and heat treating ovens, switching on telephone networ…
an 8- and 32-bit microcontroller family developed by Atmel Corporation.
a device consisting of one or more electrochemical cells that convert stored chemical energy into electrical energy.
a high-performance, low-power single board computer family, developed by Texas Instruments. It has an ARM® Cortex™-A8 processors on board and shipped with Ångström Linux distribution. C…
Battery Eliminator Circuit - an alternative to powering motor and hotel loads (i.e. circuits with separate current and voltage ratings) from separate battery systems, allowing both loads to be safely …
kind of DC motor. It is also called BLDC Motors (Brush-Less Direct Current Motors).
a compiled general-purpose programming language that adds object-oriented features and other enhancements to the C language. It is popular for both embedded (including robotics) and PC software…
Correlate the readings of a robot's instrument, sensor, etc. with those of a standard in order to check its accuracy. Adjust experimental results to take external factors into account or to allow com…
an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or both.