EET-140 - Fundamentals of Robotics2 credits
The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of Robotics Technology. It explores the basic principles of manipulator and actuator systems. One aspect of the course that makes it unique, is the attention given to hardware, which makes this course practical for training technicians. The course requires an understanding of simple mathematics and the basic use of computers. The laboratory will be used to perform real-time exercises in programming applications and techniques through the use of various training robots and systems. Attention will be given to type and style of robot, application, operational characteristics and control systems.
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