Model of Human Being
Wake up. Drink coffee (or tea). Eat breakfast. Come to class. Do homework. Sleep
Height. Weight. Gender. Eye color. Hair color.
Behavior + data = human being ? No, i
History of Robots
What is a robot ?
Evolution of Robots
Robot: name given to mechanical men
in a Czech play, by Josef Capek. The
word robot is from the Czech word robota,
Other words similar to robots:
Microcontroller: a small computer on a
single integrated circuit containing a
processor core, memory, and
programmable input/output peripherals.
Microprocessors: incorporates the
functions of a computer's central
Programing the Arduino
Connect the Arduino board to the computer. Start the Arduino program:
Find it. Launch it.
Load the Blink Example
/* Blink Turns on an LED on for one second, then off for one second, repeatedly.
What you know/do not know
Get your money's worth
College is expensive Make the professor explain! Ask Questions. Come prepared. Ask Questions. Insist on getting your money's worth. "I do not get this" repeat daily and often. Teach yourself.
What is a robo