This section covers a wide range of autonomous or semi-autonomous robots in the robotics spectrum, such as humanoid, mobile robots, industrial robots (manipulating), service robots, educational (interactive) robots, modular robots, and collaborative robots.

gene therapy

How robotics & gene therapy could extend our life expectancy

Genes are the building blocks of the body. They reside in cells and provide instructions that tell cells what to do. Genes influence everything...

Top 10 benefits of Robotic Automation

Industrial robots have been a boon to the bottom line ever since they first appeared on the production lines of automakers in the 1960s....

Can industrial robots affect the mental health of co-workers?

Automation by industrial robots may enhance the productivity and efficiency of workers, but is it harmful to their mental health? American workers who work with...
waste management

Top solutions in robotic waste management in the US

According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the US waste management industry manages over 267.8 million tons of municipal solid waste annually. Waste...

Key benefits of flexible robots in food production

Flexible robots are revolutionizing food production, packaging, and processing. They are the latest advancement in pick-and-place robot technology, capable of handling even the most...

Why are prototypes important for robotics development?

A prototype is the best way to communicate your design in primitive detail. You require a prototype, whether you are a university student or...

Barriers to automation and robotics in construction

Many industries have widely adopted automation and robotics, but the construction industry has not reached the same level of adoption. Construction is a critical global...

The advent of robot software platforms

Recently, within the robotics industry, platforms have been gaining much attention. Platforms are divided into two: software and hardware. Software platforms include tools used to...

The best ways to maintain industrial robots

A company won’t get the most out of its robotics investments if there aren’t any people within the workforce who know how to maintain...
robot arm

Robot anatomy: Four configurations – Pros and cons

The anatomy or the structure of a robot depends on the basic components such as the wrist, arm, and body used to build it...