Robotics Education Journal

11/12/2021

The following framework for a high-school level robotics Curriculum was written by Bill Lovell, CEO and Senior Engineer at c-Link Systems, Copyright © 2012.  c-Link has been producing robotic unmanned ground systems for disaster cleanup, landscaping, construction, surface and subterranean mining,

11/10/2021

For all the students with an interest in robotics who are contemplating pursuing a college education, and their parents, these 9 leading schools are among the many that offer fine degree programs.

11/08/2021

As reported by Dustin Gladwell at Sofrep.com/news, Lockheed Martin is developing a new hypersonic plane, the SR-72.

11/07/2021

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems recently posted key reconnaissance questions for military planners at Breakingdefense.com, “Where are hostile and allied forces operating? In what strength? Where are they heading? At what speed? With what intentions?

11/04/2021

China currently dominates the global commercial drone market, which is expected to reach $41.3B by 2026.

11/02/2021

Jonathan Rupprecht, an attorney, UAV expert and prolific writer, is perhaps the foremost authority on drone best practices.

11/01/2021

New Russian military camouflage technology has been nicknamed Chameleon. It is based on electrochromic “glass” that consists of composite materials and changes color and transparency when an electrical current is applied.

10/31/2021

From 2008 to 2015, Rick Newman, an avid roboticist, put on fantastic Halloween Robotics shows in his front yard that were accompanied by sound and dazzling light effects as his animated robots performed.

10/28/2021

Marines aboard the USS New Orleans recently launched a portable, electronic-warfare system on drones for the first time at sea. A Backpackable Electronic Attack Module (BEAM), can detect the radio frequency of a specific threat, a hostile drone, for example, locate it and take it out.

10/20/2021

Autos[dot]Yahoo[dot]com reported that for the first time in Indianapolis 500 history, autonomous, driverless cars will race in a special 20-lap race on Saturday, October 23.  The autonomous vehicles wil

10/18/2021

As reported by David Hambling for Forbes.com, MZA Associates of Albuquerque, New Mexico, will “will design, develop, deliver, integrate, test and demonstrate a compact, portable, low-cost and reliable C-UAS HELWS” – short for ‘Counter-Unmanned Air Systems High Energy Laser Weapon System.’

10/17/2021

A robot dog armed with a sniper rifle was exhibited in Washington, D.C. at the recent annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army.

10/16/2021

NPR recently reported that winged microchips as small as grains of sand can be carried by the wind to monitor such things as pollution levels or the spread of airborne diseases, but that’s not

10/14/2021

To combat the increasingly complex, contested, and communication-denied battlespace presented by near-peer adversaries, the U.S. Army is seeking game changing technologies for the Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program.

10/12/2021

Mark Pomerleau, a reporter for C4ISRNET covering information warfare and cyberspace, interviewed Erin Cherry, senior technical program manager of emerging capabi

10/09/2021

China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition (Airshow China) takes place biennially in Zhuhai, in south China's Guangdong Province.

10/05/2021

In an editorial posted on Roboticsbusinessreview[dot]com, Mike Oitzman, Editor of the Mobile Robot Guide, offers his positive take on Locus Robotics’ recent acquisition of Waypoint Robotics.

09/30/2021

Breakingdefense.com reported on the MQ-9B, the RAF’s new revolutionary remotely piloted aircraft.

09/24/2021

PteroDynamics, an aircraft design and manufacturing company that develops innovative vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft, has announced a contract with the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) to deliver 3 VTOL prototypes for the Blue Water Maritime Logistics UAS (BWUAS)

09/21/2021

As noted in the 18 SEPTEMBER 2021 edition of the UNMANNED SYSTEMS NEWS (USN), swarms of drones have gotten a lot of time in the spotlight lately, mostly for their use in potential military operations. The U.S.

09/18/2021

The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) provides defense-focused graduate education, including classified studies and interdisciplinary research, to advance the operational effectiveness, technological leadership and warfighting advantage of the U.S. Naval service.

09/15/2021

Steve Trimble of Aviation Week magazine/Aviationweek[dot]com reported in early September that the low-cost Model 437 shown in the artist’s rendering is a “paper concept” intended to meet requirements for a new class of attritable autonomous unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

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