MODULE: SENSE

MODULE: SENSE

13th October – 20th October ( WEEK  6 – WEEK  7 )

OVERVIEW

  • Driving DC Loads: Servo Motors, Stepper Motors, DC Motors
  • Driving AC Loads: SSR (Solid State Relays), Mechanical Relays
  • Sensing Position and Orientation
    • Accelerometers
    • RFID / NFC
    • Ultrasonic Rangefinders
    • Capacitive Sensing

STUDIO

  • Working with Accelerometers (Inclination, Drop, Rotation)
  • Ultrasonic Range Finders (Gesture Detection)

READINGS

Emerging Technology and Toy Design

Due: 20th October
Tom + Jurre

Designing for Collaborative Robotics

Due: 27th October
David + Richard

HOMEWORK

Assignment 3 – “THEN”

Due: 10th November

HOMEWORK DUE

Assignment 2 – “THIS”

Due: 20th October