What’s Your Automation Style: Brainy, Brawny or Tiny?

In July this year, Changying Precision Technology Co., a manufacturer of mobile phone modules, set up the first fully-automated factory at Dongguan, China. Any time during the day or night, you...

Robotics in India: What’s Cooking?

Today aerial, land and aquatic forms of robots are used for diverse applications in medical, military, industrial, space, entertainment and domestic market sectors. All these robots might look very different from...

Digital Lighting Control System With DALI

DALI (Digitally Addressable Lighting Interface) is a young and intelligent choice to control modern lighting systems in homes and offices. It is an international standard which allows two-way digital communication for the...

Build An IoT Gateway To Make Your Homes Smarter!

We are heading towards a world where a typical home will contain hundreds of smart objects or nodes which can communicate among themselves, enabling more comfort and efficiency. Devices such as...

Low-Temperature Electronics for Space

 What is the temperature on other planets? -150°C at the orbit of Jupiter, -230°C at the orbit of Pluto and below -55°C to -65°C at moon, Mars and asteroids. At such...

Building a PC Control System Using Wonderware InTouch SCADA and Allen Bradley PLC

Industrial control systems are always very complex and cumbersome to handle. For electronics engineers, it is becoming very essential to understand the computer control system using a programmable logic controller (PLC)...

Make A Fire-alarm System For Your House!

Many buildings and homes need smoke detectors to alarm at the initial stage of a developing fire accident. To prevent damage, smoke detectors perform reliable monitoring of the smoke density and...

PIR-Sensor Based Security System!

Passive Infrared (PIR) sensor based motion detectors have become very popular for intrusion detection in homes and commercial places. These sensors could be put to use in places like keyholes, kitchens,...

Build Glass Breakage Detectors For Safety

A glass breakage detector ensures safety in buildings and homes simply by detecting illegal entry through glass windows and doors. These detectors generally use narrowband microphones to capture and analyze vibrations...

Future of Robots: Artificial Intelligence and The Need for R&D, According to IEEE

Robotics is by its essence a multi-disciplinary science. Research into autonomous navigation gathers knowledge from physics, electronics, mechanics and computer science. In transportation sector, the motivation for developing autonomous vehicles is...