Robotics http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8215/more en Robots, Motion, and More: Day 2 of Pacific West Design http://machinedesign.com/medical/robots-motion-and-more-day-2-pacific-west-design <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Day two of the MD&amp;M West&nbsp;Show&nbsp;Pacific West Design featured a range of automated robotic arms, a magnetic conveyor, and even a plastic cadaver.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://machinedesign.com/medical/robots-motion-and-more-day-2-pacific-west-design#comments Manufacturing Equipment Medical Robotics Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:47:00 +0000 57351 at http://machinedesign.com At Pacific Design, Robotic Solutions Are in the Spotlight http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pacific-design-robotic-solutions-are-spotlight <div class="field-byline"> Machine Design Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At this week’s Pacific Design and Manufacturing trade show, igus will have a range of engineered plastic solutions for advanced manufacturing in booth 3889....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pacific-design-robotic-solutions-are-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pacific-design-robotic-solutions-are-spotlight#comments Robotics Motion Control Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:30:00 +0000 56921 at http://machinedesign.com Nanotechnology in Manufacturing: The Future is Now (Part 1) http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1 <div class="node-body gallery-body">How close is the Nanoscale industrial revolution? The following gallery highlights the work of five DARPA- funded projects aimed at advancing manufacturing techniques in nanotechnology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1#comments Defense Medical Robotics Semiconductor Materials Sensors News Gallery Fri, 22 Jan 2016 20:11:00 +0000 56091 at http://machinedesign.com BionicANTS Work Together in Swarm Artificial Intelligence http://machinedesign.com/robotics/bionicants-work-together-swarm-artificial-intelligence <div class="node-body article-body">BionicANTs advance the Industry 4.0 movement and robotic revolution by replicating the form and function of worker ants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/bionicants-work-together-swarm-artificial-intelligence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/bionicants-work-together-swarm-artificial-intelligence#comments Robotics Fri, 04 Dec 2015 16:44:00 +0000 53871 at http://machinedesign.com Photo Courtesy of ©Festo AG & Co. KG Tiny Diagnostics Camera Joins ISS Robotic Movement http://machinedesign.com/robotics/tiny-diagnostics-camera-joins-iss-robotic-movement <div class="node-body article-body">An endoscopy procedure for in-orbit spacecraft?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/tiny-diagnostics-camera-joins-iss-robotic-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/tiny-diagnostics-camera-joins-iss-robotic-movement#comments Technologies Robotics News Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:39:00 +0000 53571 at http://machinedesign.com Scenes from the 2015 Assembly Show http://machinedesign.com/robotics/scenes-2015-assembly-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">Robotics, powered conveyors, and a host of assembly technologies and hardware filled the convention hall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/scenes-2015-assembly-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/scenes-2015-assembly-show#comments Robotics Motion Control Gallery Fri, 06 Nov 2015 18:00:00 +0000 53471 at http://machinedesign.com Stopping Power of Function Blocks http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/stopping-power-function-blocks <div class="field-byline"> Derrick Stacey, Solutions Engineer, B&amp;R Industrial Automation Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Safe Motion Control can be confusing without a thorough understanding of networked safety standards. We will attempt to break down the standards into applicable ideas for your next machine design project to help make it safe and increase productivity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Collaborative robots and more automation increase the need for a clear understanding of standards and safety functions associated with programmed motion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/stopping-power-function-blocks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/stopping-power-function-blocks#comments Robotics Motion Control Mon, 02 Nov 2015 15:24:00 +0000 53331 at http://machinedesign.com Introducing the Fully Automatic Parking Robot, “Ray” http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/introducing-fully-automatic-parking-robot-ray <div class="node-body gallery-body">Thanks to intelligent sensor technology, Serva Transport Systems GmbH introduces a new, automated, and guided system that can park cars for you. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/introducing-fully-automatic-parking-robot-ray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/introducing-fully-automatic-parking-robot-ray#comments Robotics IoT Motion Control Sensors Gallery Thu, 15 Oct 2015 17:52:00 +0000 52821 at http://machinedesign.com 2015 Engineering Compensation Survey: Facing New Challenges in a Changing Industry http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey <div class="node-body article-body">The numbers are in for the 2015 Machine Design Salary Survey and we take a look at what they mean for the industry — and the engineers who work in it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey#comments 3D Printing Automotive Construction/Off-road Batteries/Power Supplies Defense Energy Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Manufacturing Equipment Medical Packaging Embedded Recreation Robotics Semiconductor Sustainable Engineering IoT Linear Motion Materials Motion Control Sensors Community Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:00:00 +0000 52371 at http://machinedesign.com Automatic Film Splicers Shrink Downtime http://machinedesign.com/packaging/automatic-film-splicers-shrink-downtime <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Film splicers developed by Butler Automatic promise to boost efficiency by minimizing or altogether eliminating downtime caused by manual film-roll changes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/packaging/automatic-film-splicers-shrink-downtime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/packaging/automatic-film-splicers-shrink-downtime#comments Packaging Robotics Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:38:00 +0000 52041 at http://machinedesign.com