2. Basic Layout:
Humans Vs Robots
History Of Robotics
Types Of Robots
Advantages & Limitations
What is a Robot?
A robot can be defined as a programmable, self-
controlled ,automatic device consisting of
electronic, electrical, or mechanical units. More
generally, it is a machine that functions in place of a
It can be used as :-
• An automatic machine sweeper
• An automatic car for a child to play with
• A machine removing mines in a war field
• In space
• In military , and many more..
5. Human vs Robots
• Humans are Organic.
• Human can think and
have a soul.
• Humans can eat.
• Humans cannot be
programed or re-
programed and gets tired.
• Robots are made of metal
or a type of element that is
• Robots just do commands
and obey to what Humans
• Robots just get oiled up,
and charged like a battery.
• Robots are programmed to
obey orders and perform
tasks repetitively without
7. • 1913: Henry Ford
• 1920: Karel Capek
• 1932: Japan.Lilliput
• 1941: Isaac Asimov’s 3 Laws:
1. A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a
human being to come to harm.
2. A robot must obey any orders given to it by human beings, except
where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
3. A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection
does not conflict with the First or Second Law.
• 1954:George Devol and Joe Engleberger.
• Going far down into the unknown waters where humans would be crushed.
• Working at places 24/7 without any salary and food. Plus they don't get
• They can perform tasks faster than humans and much more consistently
• Industrial automated robots have the capacity to improve product quality.
• Robots increase workplace safety.
• People can lose jobs in factories.
• The initial investment to integrated automated robotics is high.
• They have limited duties as they will only do what is programmed and
cannot think for themselves.
• Lack of Emotions.