Electricity and sensors

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1602-electricity-and-sensors
All materials are made up of tiny particles called atoms. Atoms are made up of even smaller ...

Robots for horticulture

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2066-robots-for-horticulture
The value of the horticultural industry will increase with better pollination systems, robust ...

The development of electrical sensors – timeline

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1618-the-development-of-electrical-sensors-timeline
Artificial sensors and probes enable us to overcome the limitations of our human senses and ...

Sensing robots

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1603-sensing-robots
If you’re visiting Dale Carnegie and his Mechatronics team at Victoria University, don’t be ...

Hi tech drones copy nature’s design

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2352-hi-tech-drones-copy-nature-s-design
Animals from bees to bats are inspiring the new generation of drones or flying robots, and ...

Artificial sensors explained

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1601-artificial-sensors-explained
Extending human senses involves finding ways to monitor our environment so that we can ‘see’ ...

Design a robotic milking system – unit plan

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2099-design-a-robotic-milking-system-unit-plan
Students use information about an new Automated Milking System (AMS) to design the layout of ...

Mechatronics

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1607-mechatronics
Robots work using a combination of electronics, computer programming and mechanics called ...

Super sense – an introduction to artificial sensors

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2316-super-sense-an-introduction-to-artificial-sensors
Monitoring our world using artificial sensors Artificial sensors enable us to overcome the ...

Investigating robotic milking

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2096-investigating-robotic-milking
Dairy research company DairyNZ set up the Greenfield research farm to investigate the ...

Artificial sensors – key terms

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1619-artificial-sensors-key-terms
Artificial sensors and probes enable us to overcome the limitations of our human senses and ...

Prof Dale Carnegie

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1610-prof-dale-carnegie
Position: Deputy Head of the School of Engineering and Computer Science, Field: Mechatronics ...

Dr Rod Claycomb

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2183-dr-rod-claycomb
Position: CEO, Field: Electrical engineering, Places of Work: Sensortec, Quantec Ltd.   Rod ...

Artificial sensors – question bank

https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2508-artificial-sensors-question-bank
An inquiry approach is a method often used in science education. The question bank provides an ...