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2014-08-26 08:32:55

DALLAS, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Global Industrial Robotics Market in Heavy Machinery Industry 2014-2018" research report spread across 128 pages and published in August 2014 to its store. The report covers the present scenarios and the growth prospects as well as data on the global industrial robotics market in heavy machinery industry based on the following: robot type, function, and application. The research forecasts industry to grow at a...

2014-08-24 23:00:41

The global medical robot market is categorized into five broad segments—surgical robots, rehabilitation robots, non-invasive radiosurgery robots, hospital and pharmacy robots, and others - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/medical-robotic-systems-market-2916860.html. (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 The “Medical Robots Market by Type (Surgical Robot, Rehabilitation Robotics, Telemedicine, Assistive Robots, Orthotics, Prosthetics, Radio Surgery, Exoskeleton) & Application...

Canadarm
2014-08-21 05:39:55

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Since Robby the Robot captured our imagination in the 1956 classic film "Forbidden Planet," children (and adults) have been fascinated, a trend that doesn't seem to be slowing down. Today, in fact, the field of robotics is moving beyond the realm of fiction and toys. Today, robots are even lending a hand in the operating room, helping pediatric surgeons with intensive surgical procedures. The new robot, KidsArm, was designed by...

swarmies
2014-08-19 02:30:47

Steven Siceloff, NASA's Kennedy Space Center A small band of NASA engineers and interns is about to begin testing a group of robots and related software that will show whether it's possible for autonomous machines to scurry about an alien world such as the moon searching for and gathering resources just as an ant colony does. Building on the research conducted at the University of New Mexico, the engineers at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida have been developing programs that tell...

2014-08-18 23:06:49

Robot Market Forecasts indicate that markets at $53 billion will reach $171.7 billion by 2020. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Growth comes as every industry achieves efficiency by automating process robotically. Robots are unique because they can perform multiple steps without human intervention and they can adapt to different conditions and different types of devices to be manipulated. The sensors and the cameras in the robots make them flexible. Robots: Market Shares, Strategy,...

2014-08-18 12:21:14

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boomerang Systems, Inc., (OTCQB: BMER) the innovative U.S. designer and manufacturer of fully-automated robotic parking systems, announced today that construction has commenced inside the structure that will house an automated robotic parking system that the company has been contracted to install at the new 304-unit Costa Hollywood Condominium Resort on the Atlantic Ocean in Hollywood Beach, Florida. On August 8(th), the developer,...

2014-08-18 08:31:49

DUBLIN, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Residential Robotic Vacuum Cleaner Market in Germany 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The robotic vacuum cleaner, also called a 'robovac', is a vacuum cleaner that has the ability of functioning without human intervention within a defined area. It consists of a mobile part, a docking station, and other accessories to assist its operation. They...

2014-08-15 16:25:56

All Elements in Place to Efficiently Meet Growing Demand for Vigilant Security Robots DENVER, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Gamma 2 Robotics ("G2R") (www.gamma2robotics.com), developers of the world's first commercially available security robot, announced today that it has signed a robot assembly agreement with Vergent Products (www.vergentproducts.com), thus completing G2R's supply chain and enabling maximum scalability over time. Photo -...

collaborative robots
2014-08-15 08:13:29

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from the Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering have created the first-ever thousand-robot flash mob, according to research appearing Friday in the journal Science. Lead author Michael Rubenstein, a research associate at SEAS and the Wyss Institute, and his colleagues developed the self-organizing swarms of machines, which...

2014-08-13 08:34:52

Duet of Robot-Related Conferences to Accompany Quartet, September 9 and 18. SYOSSET, N.Y., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- R&D Tax Savers has now published a quartet of robot R&D tax credit articles. The Robot Quartet (http://www.rdtaxsavers.com/robot) includes: 1. Industrial and Warehouse Robots Article 2. Medical and Surgical Robots Article 3. Service Robots Article 4. Food Processing Robots Article It is important for companies that are analyzing robot purchases...


Latest Robot Reference Libraries

Mobile Robot
2013-10-03 14:35:19

A mobile robot is an automatic machine that is capable of moving in many environments and is the focus of research in many major universities. These robots are also used in the military, in security, household environments, and in business industries. They are classified by the type of environment that they are built to work in or by the way the move. Classifications include Unmanned Arial Vehicles or UAVs, autonomous underwater vehicles or AUVs, wheeled robots, and legged robots. Mobile...

Vehicular Automation
2013-10-03 14:16:27

Vehicular automation uses artificial intelligence and mechatronics to aid an operator in controlling a robotic vehicle. Some of these vehicles are labeled “smart” or “intelligent,” while others that are more capable of moving on their own are known as “semi-autonomous.” Those robots that rely only on autonomous movement are simply known as “autonomous” or “robotic.” There are several types of vehicles that use automation to operate and the capabilities of these robots have...

Ballbot
2013-09-24 16:10:08

A ballbot is a mobile robot that moves and balances on one wheel. It is dynamically stable and capable of a larger range of movement than other types of robots, because it can maneuver better in tighter spaces. It runs on the same principles as those of an inverted pendulum, It is thought that this robot could make great personal or service robots in the future. Currently, ballbot robots can only traverse smooth surfaces, but it is thought that models could be easily adapted to move on rough...

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

The History Of Robotics
2013-09-08 10:48:36

Robotics is a branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation and application of robots and autonomous systems, as well as the computer systems that power such devices, including control, sensory feedback and information processing. Robots are typically designed as automated machines that can take the place of humans. Most robotic machines can be seen in manufacturing lines, such as widely used in the auto industry. Robots are also utilized to replace humans in...

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