Jan 21, 2012 · 10:00 AM
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16625 Krameria Ave (A block off of Van Buren, at King Ave.)
We now meet the THIRD Saturday of every month.
1. Introductions (5-10 min) (10 AM)
2. Business Meeting (5-10 min)
4. (Short break)
5. Robot Contest: COOL ROBOT PRIZES for the best robot of the Month
6. Show and Tell (10-15 min)
7. Free discussion until meeting ends.
Classes for 2011 => "The Least You Need to Know to Build Your Bot!" (tm) <=
Jan - Introduction to Electronics: Resistors, Diodes, Transistors, Capacitors, Switches, and ICs
Feb - Introduction to SERVO MOTORS
Mar - Intro to Micro-controllers (Arduino and Basic Stamp2)
Apr - Introduction to Sensors
May - Using Sensors on a Robot Arm
Jun - Locomotion: wheels, gears, torque and speed.
July - Intro to Leaf the AI Robot, with Robot Betty9
Aug - Using Sensors for Collision Avoidance
Sept - (TBD) Oct - AI (artificial intelligence) and Chatbots
Nov - (TBD)
Nov - ROBOT EXPO 2011!
Dec - TBD (And our Annual Christmas Party!)
Robotics Contests for 2011
Jan - Line Following Contest
Feb - (TBD)
Mar - ROBO-WARS! (Sumo Contest)
Apr - The GREAT (Autonomous Robot) Race!
May - Robot Arm Contest (Robot, get me a BEER!)
Jun - (TBD) Until we get a new contest coordinator, contests will be on hold.
RRS is an OFFICIAL OFFSHOOT OF THE ROBOTICS SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA!