Columbus State approved for degree in Robotics Engineering by Board of Regents

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

Robot Arm Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Robot Arm COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) - Columbus State University was approved to offer new Bachelor's of Science and Master of Science degrees in Robotics engineering by the University System of Georgia's Board of [...]

Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio appointed the Lee Professor of Engineering

By |May 15th, 2019|Robotics|

Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio, recently named as the John J. Lee Professor of Engineering, focuses her research at the intersection of materials, manufacturing, and robotics. Kramer-Bottiglio is developing “soft robots” that mimic the adaptive capabilities of animals. To realize this, her lab works on robots that can adapt their properties, morphology, and behavior [...]

Fitch robotics wins Engineering Inspiration award in New York

By |April 19th, 2019|Robotics|

Photo Neighbors | Submitted.Members of the Austintown Robotics team competed in a number of tournaments this year, including March 17 in Rochester, N.Y. where the team recieved the Engineering Inspiration award. By JESSICA HARKER Members of the Austintown Robotics team competed in the Rochester, N.Y. on March 17, taking home the Engineering [...]

Human-Robot Collaboration Focus of Industrial Engineering Funding

By |April 11th, 2019|Robotics|

University Relations Harry Pierson Research funding from the Department of Defense will help an industrial engineering faculty member deepen research into how humans can better partner with robots to perform complex tasks. Harry Pierson, assistant professor of industrial engineering, has received $263,000 through the Defense University Research Instrumentation Program. Human-robot collaboration is [...]

Drones, K–12 robotics and outreach boost College of Engineering enrollment – University of Hawaiʻi System News

By |March 26th, 2019|Robotics|

A grassroots outreach campaign demonstrating the day-to-day practical uses of engineering geared towards high school and lower grade students, helped propel student enrollment at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa College of Engineering. In 1999, only 565 students were enrolled in the college; 19 years later, the 2018 fall enrollment jumped to 1,310. [...]

Mechanical engineering professor collaborates on robot feasibility study

By |March 22nd, 2019|Robotics|

IMAGE: Daejong Kim view more  Credit: Jeremy Agor A UTA mechanical engineer has partnered with a long-time friend from his home nation of South Korea to help find a more effective way for steelmaking companies to inspect and maintain their facilities. Daejong Kim, a University of Texas at Arlington associate professor in the Department [...]

From manufacturing to medicine: How robotics research at U of T Engineering will shape the future

By |March 1st, 2019|Robotics|

First-year students Michela Trozzo, Christian Pavlidis and Elisha Lu work with a robotic arm in the Systems Control Laboratory. (Photo: Roberta Baker) From the outer reaches of space to the inside of the human body, robots extend our reach into places we otherwise couldn’t go. Today, improvements in sensor technology and control algorithms [...]

Harvard Engineering Professor Wood Awarded Medal for Work in Robotics | News

By |February 27th, 2019|Robotics|

The John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences sign stands in front of Pierce Hall. Robert J. Wood, a Harvard professor of engineering and applied sciences, won the Max Planck-Humboldt Medal last week for his innovations in soft robotics, a subfield of robotics that explores how flexible materials can be used [...]