What are robotics?

  • (noun): The area of AI concerned with the practical use of robots.


Robotics is the branch of technology that deals with the design, construction, operation and application of robots and computer systems for their control, sensory feedback, and information processing. These technologies deal with automated machines that can take the place of humans, in hazardous or manufacturing processes, or simply just resemble humans. Many of today's robots are inspired by nature contributing to the field of bio-inspired robotics.

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Robotics - Employment
... Main article Technological unemployment Robotics is an essential component in many modern manufacturing environments ... As factories increase their use of robots, the number of robotics–related jobs grow and have been observed to be steadily rising ...
Comparison Of Domestic Robots - See Also
... Robotics portal Adaptable robotics Android Autonomous robot Disability robot Domotics Floor plans and house navigation system Future of robotics Gerontotechnology Home automation ...
Susumu Tachi
... Measurement Confederation) Technical Committee on Measurement in Robotics. 1976–1983) and National Large Scale Project on Advanced Robotics, especially advanced human robot systems with a real-time sensation of presence ... research covers Telexistence, Real-time Remote Robotics (R-Cubed) and Virtual Reality ...
List Of Japanese Inventions - Technology - Robotics
... DER 01, was developed by a Japanese research group, The Intelligent Robotics Lab, directed by Hiroshi Ishiguro at Osaka University, and Kokoro Co ...