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Today we will explore and learn about sensors (inputs). Namely;
- Capacitive (touch)
The challenges for each group to complete;
- Drive in a square and circle. Stop in the same spot as you started.
- Creatively employ the sensors to navigate your robot through a maze.
- Program your controller for semi-autonomous control of your robot.
Welcome to EDCP470-471.
Today we will go over the syllabus, class schedule, assignments, review some common robotics platforms, and commence a hands-on introduction to VEX iQ.
Readings and To Do:
Read/download VEX iQ Build Manual (click here)
Download Flowol 4 (sign up here for a educator copy)
Build a basic 4 wheel VEX iQ platform based on the instructions provided in class.