What is Mechatronics?

What is Mechatronics?

Mechatronics systems are present everywhere today, from aircraft flight control and navigation systems to drones to car airbag safety systems to robots to smart home appliances and even some toys.  Aircraft Flight Control and Navigation System a Drone The car airbag safety system is a Mechatronics system. Industrial robot arms are Mechatronics systems. Smart Home Appliances: a Robotic Vacuum Cleaner a Robotic Toy Arm These systems are all familiar to us. But, what exactly is Mechatronics?  Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, and chemical engineering were the primary engineering disciplines of the 20th century. Primary engineering disciplines of the 20th…
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