To combat the problem of coming under fire while unloading supply vehicles, MIT researchers have developed a remote-controlled robotic forklift. -- 01.27.09FULL ARTICLE
Tony Lennon, an industry marketing manager, specializes in industrial automation at simulation software company, and discusses the training of Mechatronics engineers. FULL ARTICLE
The battle for title of "World's Strongest Robot" escalated at the IMTS 2008 Show last week. Watch the video. FULL ARTICLE
Located near BMW's U.S. manufacturing plant, several technical colleges in South Carolina have implemented a new mechatronics program in response to manufactures, like BMW asking for more technicians to be skilled in mechatronics. FULL ARTICLE
Take a behind-the-scenes, mechatronic look at Disney’s Toy Story Midway Mania, the company’s first attraction with an Ethernet-based ride control network including parts that are wireless. FULL ARTICLE
The 2008 Mechatronics Expo focused on the skills engineers need to create smart electro-mechanical systems. FULL ARTICLE
If these students are any indication, the future of mechatronics is bright.
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Posted in: Mechatronics on Campus | 11.27.2008.