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Applications of Robotics
Robots refer to the computer programmable machines that are capable of carrying out complex actions and tasks automatically. Robotics refers to the branch of engineering that deals with the conception, designing, manufacture and use of robots. Today robotics has found applications in a variety of industries, military, agriculture, and domestic works etc.
What is Robotics?
Robotics is the branch of engineering that deals with the conceptualisation, designing, manufacture, and operationalization of robots. It involves computer systems for the control of sensory feedback and information processing of robots.
Classification of Robots
Robot is a computer programmable machine that can carry out complex actions automatically. It can be guided and controlled either by any external control device or by the controller embedded within the machine. The classification of robots can be done on various criteria such as their power source, work envelope, size of robot, type of drive system used etc.