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Warren T. Jones, Ph.D., PE
This course discusses the next generation robots which are designed to be safe to work alongside and interact with humans, becoming part of the workplaces, hospitals and homes. The course content is taken from a National Academy of Sciences Report entitled: Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering form the 2014 Symposium. The focus of the course is on the impact of collaborative robots on the development of self-driving vehicles, manufacturing and minimally invasive surgery.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.