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Northeastern University student Conor Messer will use his Fulbright Scholarship to design a robot to perform minimally invasive cardiac surgery in Abu Dhabi

By |May 16th, 2019|Robotics|

Ever since he can remember, Conor Messer has found himself drawn to the peripheries of his comfort zone. Raised in inner-city Denver, it wasn’t unusual for him to cross paths with people who didn’t look anything like him in his neighborhood, at church and at school. Years later, as a student at Northeastern, [...]

Macomb Robotics Team Named Reserve Champion in Weekend Competition – Western Illinois University News

By |May 14th, 2019|Robotics|

Macomb Robotics Team Named Reserve Champion in Weekend Competition May 13, 2019 MACOMB, IL – The 4-H Macomb Bots robotics team won the reserve champion award at the 4-H Illinois Robotics Competition Saturday in Bloomington, IL. The honor means the Macomb team placed second overall among teams at level one. The team is [...]

Robots coming to Cape Breton University | Local | News

By |April 16th, 2019|Robotics|

SYDNEY, N.S. — The robots are coming — and they want to help Cape Breton University students land jobs in technologically advanced fields. The university is purchasing unmanned ground vehicles and a remotely operated submersible vehicle, as well as an industrial robot and automation training system. Paul Standing, chair of CBU’s engineering department, [...]

University of Arkansas Student Creates One-of-a-Kind Robot System

By |March 30th, 2019|Robotics|

 Canon Reeves, a student at the University of Arkansas and CEO of his own company, MORE Technologies, began building robots when he was 14-years-old. Since then, he’s increased his knowledge of robotics, but he still remembers what it was like to create his first robot from scratch. “What I enjoy most about robotics [...]

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. [...]

University of Arkansas: Research Group Delegates 3D Printing Duties to Their Swarm of Robots | 3DPrint.com

By |March 3rd, 2019|Robotics|

“Individuality is what drives humans.” – Wenchao Zhou3D printing and robotics have been a match for decades, and they continue to have a future together in manufacturing. When it comes to the AMBOT project Wenchao Zhou, Lucas Marques and Austin Williams are creating, however, it’s less of a one-on-one deal and more of [...]

Kettering University, Ford partner to bring hundreds of FIRST Robotics students to campus for District Competitions

By |March 1st, 2019|Robotics|

For the 10th year in a row, Kettering University’s will host hundreds of high school robotics students during the 2019 FIRST Robotics districts competitions. During two weekends in March, hundreds of future inventors, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and technology leaders will be on Kettering’s campus for this year’s Destination: Deep Space event. The 2018 [...]

University of Leeds | News > Global > Northern robotics experts to lead Euro conversation on ethics of AI

By |February 28th, 2019|Robotics|

Rapid technological innovation is bringing human-robot interaction ever closer to our daily lives, meaning society needs a standard framework to address the ethical and safety issues that arise. The question of how to develop such a framework will be debated by leading northern robotics and artificial intelligence researchers, MEPs and representatives of other [...]