Keyword: Automation

Robotics, Automation & Control

INSIDER: Robotics, Automation & Control

When soldiers enter a new environment, their mission demands they stay one step ahead of the enemy; however, they may find it challenging to maintain a high level of alertness if they're...

Articles: Software
Learn how digital twins improve the use and performance of robotic systems.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Investigating algorithmic approaches to create scalable, robust, multi-scale, and effective urban surveillance and crowd control strategies using UAVs and UGVs.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Research demonstrates that a surveillance mission is still achievable by unmanned vehicles while performing autonomous soaring.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Recent technological advancements could enable the military to employ robotic platforms in swarms to help overcome operational challenges in an urban environment.
Articles: Imaging
The U.S. military is prioritizing development of drone swarms as a means to reduce risk to our warfighters.
Articles: Connectivity
Combat is being transformed by Manned-Unmanned Teaming (MUMT) and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technologies that improve a warrior’s situational awareness.
Briefs: Motion Control
Using the relationship of system architecture products and model-based systems engineering analysis, a UAV-UGV team can collaboratively conduct the structured, rudimentary tasks necessary to find a person in distress.
Articles: FDA/Regulatory
A raft of companies have emerged to provide counter-UAS technologies, but challenges remain.
Briefs: Aerospace
Developing an effective cooperative communication system for unmanned aerial vehicles can increase their autonomy, reduce manpower requirements, and improve mission capabilities.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
A new era of Robotic Combat Vehicles (RCV) is about to begin
Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
This research explores the development of a UGV capable of operating autonomously in a densely cluttered environment such as the tropical jungles or plantation estates commonly found in Asia.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Understanding the mechanics of insect flight could help improve the agility, autonomy, robustness and integrated sensing and processing of unmanned aerial vehicles.
Application Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Tektronix partnered with Erisys RF Solutions to release an automated drone detection solution.
Briefs: Energy
When designing electro-mechanically actuated systems, there are several electrical design requirements that must be determined.
Products: Test & Measurement
Flexible testing systems; mission-defense tech; high-speed comparators; and more.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Today's technology must increase production rates and part quality, while reducing setup times and costs.
Blog: Aerospace
A Tech Briefs reader asks: What's next with military motion control?
Application Briefs: Defense
Kongsberg Geospatial recently introduced a new multi-domain control system for coordinating the use of drones in the battlespace.
News: Photonics/Optics
Editor Bruce A. Bennett takes us through the unusual — and completely unexpected —at this year's LASER World of Photonics.
Products: Materials
Lange Couplers

The construction and port orientation of the Lange Coupler from SemiGen (Londonderry, NH) makes it useful as both a power combiner and splitter for RF and...

News: Energy
Three new unmanned helicopters were unveiled at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL show in Chicago.
Blog: Robotics, Automation & Control
A Navy Sea Glider can look for a target in mid-air or underwater.
Briefs: Aerospace

The purpose of this study was to assess the ability of commonly available COTS software to produce geometrically accurate orthometric mosaics and terrain...

Articles: Imaging

Drones (i.e. quadrotors) are a popular and increasingly widespread product used by consumers as well as in a diversity of industrial, military and other applications. Historically under the control of human operators on the...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
MBDA
Le Plessis-Robinson, France
+33 1 71 54 10 00
www.mbda-systems.com

At the end of 2018, MBDA successfully demonstrated the use of the Mistral missile against fast boats such as FIACs (Fast...

Briefs: Test & Measurement

There are many challenges in developing complete performance ontologies and test methodologies to define and evaluate the...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
Drone Rescue GmbH Graz, Austria
+43 660 140 80 55
www.dronerescue.com

Drone Rescue Systems GmbH has developed a fast, efficient parachute safety solution for drones that can reduce the risk of...

Briefs: Software

The main goals of this research are to enhance a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software platform to support unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) exploring the complex...

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