kinematics kinematics

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of mechanics concerned with motion without reference to force or mass

Usage(s):

  1. The first semester, "devoted to those aspects of physics necessary to an understanding of atomic and nuclear physics," will deal with kinematics, light, dynamics, electricity .
  2. The wireless network also provides GPS correction signals for what Mitchell calls his "most innovative work": real-time kinematics (RTK) nozzle control, which he helped develop for .

News

  1. Robugtix's 3D-printed T8 spiderbot will terrify your friends for $1,350 (video)

    Whether they run , jump or swim , there are plenty of robots around to be fearful of. None have quite exacerbated our arachnophobia as much as Robugtix's T8 octopod , however. The 3D-printed spiderbot not only looks the part, but employs 26 servo motors to drive its unnervingly life-like movement. Bigfoot's baked-in "Inverse Kinematics Engine" deals with all of the background computations, so ...
    on July 4, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. PI Invests in High-Load Hexapod Six-Axis Precision Positioners, Expands Design and Manufacturing Capabilities

    Hexapod and parallel kinematics precision positioning specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) recently added close to 40,000 square feet of production floors, metrology labs and R&D office space to its factory in Karlsruhe, Germany. (PRWeb June 30, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10883802.htm
    on July 1, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "This show car emphatically showcases the evolution at Renault Design. Its squatter proportions and powerful, energetic styling talk directly to the driver's senses; they say 'driving pleasure'. The spectacular, unprecedented door-opening kinematics...
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Patrick Le Quement Source: Autochannel (press release)

  2. "There just aren't that many people out there with the understanding of the subtleties of anatomy and kinematics of the human foot," Meldrum says.
    on Aug 22, 2008 By: D Jeffrey Meldrum Source: NPR

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