Young Engineers Program
Creating a humanoid robot - piece by piece
In a long-term project, the Polytechnique Montréal is building a humanoid robot. Every year, new parts will be added to the body.
Robots in the vineyard
In France’s Bordeaux region, autonomous robots ensure that the wine is organically good.
IP65, IP67, IP68…What do protection ratings mean?
If you are working on a project that calls for an electric motor unit, you will certainly have come across the terms IP65, IP67 and IP68. What do these protection ratings cover? Which protection should be chosen based on your project? Here's a brief answer to these questions.
On the heating of motors in hand-held tools
Motors operated at the rated torque limit can get very hot. But there are ways to avoid that.
Head of Training at maxon
The right controller for your motor
"Precise control engineering is the prerequisite for robotics and automation", says Daniel Hug, Product Manager for Electronics and Systems Technology.
The high-tech baby that saves lives
The chest of the tiny body slowly moves up and down, veins and arteries are visible under the thin skin. The heartbeat is regular.