Explore the captivating world of robotics and create your own spider-like robot! Join our beginner-friendly workshop to learn about basic robotics, including robot components, programming, and building from scratch. Collaborate in small groups to assemble and program your robot, culminating in a fully functional crawling spider. This workshop is the perfect entry point for those eager to delve into the exciting realm of robotics!
Date: October 11, 2023 (Wednesday)
Time: 2:00 – 5:00pm
Venue: Makerspace A, Tam Wing Fan Innovation Wing One, HKU
Instructor: Mr Oscar Chung, Former Student Research Assistant of Innovation Wing
Eligibility: Priority to Innovation Wing members. All HKU undergraduate students are welcome to join.
Quota: A limited quota of 20 will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis. No prior knowledge is required.
The following topics will be covered in the workshop:
- Basics to Electronics
- Voltage and Current
- Digital and Analog Electronics
- Sensors, Actuators and Power Electronics
- Types of Sensors
- Types of Actuators
- Types of Power Electronics
- Signalling and Data Transmission
- Manufacturing Methods
- Screws and Fasteners
- Basic Assembly Methods