effector effector

Definition(s):

  1. (n) one who brings about a result or event; one who accomplishes a purpose
  2. (n) a nerve fiber that terminates on a muscle or gland and stimulates contraction or secretion
  3. (n) an organ (a gland or muscle) that becomes active in response to nerve impulses

Usage(s):

  • The tools of modern medicine come mostly from the lab, but we still need an effector arm - or and we still an effector arm to deliver - to use these tools equitably.

News

  1. ATI Industrial Automation's Seventh Annual Technology Training Fair Scheduled for August 22nd, ...

    Apex, North Carolina: ATI Industrial Automation will host their 7th Annual Technology Training Fair at the Michigan Sales Office located at 4577 South Lapeer Road, Suite I, Orion Township, MI 48359. On Thursday, August 22nd, discussions will detail the many new end-effector products developed by ATI over the past year along with their existing state-of-the-art products. ATI will provide cost ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. ATI Industrial Automation's Seventh Annual Technology Training Fair Scheduled for August 22nd, 2013

    ATI Industrial Automation will host their 7th Annual Technology Training Fair at the Michigan Sales Office located at 4577 South Lapeer Road, Suite I, Orion Township, MI 48359. On Thursday, August 22nd, discussions will detail the many new end-effector products developed by ATI over the past year along with their existing state-of-the-art products.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Robotics Online

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