Monthly Archives: September 2017

Day 3 Tutorial

I’ve made a little video to help you plan for the Race to the Wall Some notes from Ted’s lab: From the lecture, here’s info on powering your colour sensor And, finally, some hints on using the breadboard [end] Advertisements

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Day 2 Tutorial Video

I’ve posted three videos from the second day of class, click the words to view them. There is one on soldering another on assembling a circuit to power one motor, and finally a talk Ted gave in our lab on … Continue reading

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Welcome to RoboSumo – Semester 1, 2017-2018

Welcome to the RoboSumo project, which is undertaken by students of programme DT066 (Engineering common first year) and programme DT009 in the Dublin Institute of Technology. Over the course of this semester, you will work in teams of (usually) three … Continue reading

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LED Flash Challenge – Semester 1, 2017/2018

We’re beginning the RoboSumo project with a little competitive puzzle called the LED Flash Challenge. We’re not attaching formal assessment weight to this challenge, but we’ll be keeping a close eye on which teams do well. In this challenge, doing … Continue reading

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