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.

SME’s Smart Manufacturing magazine

20 women making their mark in robotics and automation

The February 2021 issue of SME’s Smart Manufacturing magazine recognizes 20 successful female leaders in robotics and automation. The list of this international group of...
medical robots

Autonomy of medical robots – Five levels of classification

Medical robots play an important role in facing challenges from the growing needs of healthcare services and the need to increase their quality. They...
safety methods

Four types of safety methods in human-robot collaboration (HRC)

Human-robot collaboration (HRC) in shared workplaces opens up new possibilities in production and manufacturing. It can contribute to the development of factories of the...

Top 12 robotics experts and pioneers in the world

The cutting-edge science and technology are currently dominated by robotics and artificial intelligence. The impact of this robotics and AI revolution is growing, and...
factory automation

How to enable robots to achieve new levels of factory automation

For more than 50 years, robots have played an ever-increasing role in various industries, ranging from automobiles to electronics to consumer goods, successfully transforming...

Automation and robotics in on-site construction work

All traditional construction methods are known as labor-intensive and conducted in very chaotic and dangerous environments. Moreover, problems relating to the instability of labor...

Three types of nanorobots in medicine explained

Nanorobotics is a new branch of nanotechnology that focuses on designing and fabricating devices at the atomic, molecular, and cellular levels. The ability to...
underwater robot

How to build an underwater robot at home?

Underwater robots are essential tools in modern ocean exploration. They play an important role in the offshore oil and gas industry, the defense sector,...
path planning

Path Planning Algorithms for robotic systems

Human errors and negligence are the leading causes of vehicle collisions, and autonomous vehicles (AVs) have the potential to drastically reduce them. These autonomous...

Bioinspired robots – Top 20 robots inspired by animals

Nature has provided numerous ideas and inspirations to engineers throughout the history of robotics. They learned from nature and applied more straightforward and more...