What is Mechatronics Engineering?

What is Mechatronics Engineering?

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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How to Become a Robotics Engineer

How to Become a Robotics Engineer

In this robotics podcast, Ardalan Tajbakhsh was hosted by Dr. Madi Babaiasl to talk about how to become a robotics engineer. Ardalan is currently a Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon University and he is a former robotics engineer at iRobot and Zebra who has recently published a series on LinkedIn about how to become a robotics engineer. These posts received high recognition from the robotics community and he decided to turn the posts into an article for easier and permanent access. You can read his article HERE. In this interview, he talks about these posts and explains everything to provide…
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