Seiko Epson president Minoru Usui says sensor technology the company has developed could change the way robots are used.
In an interview with Reuters, Usui says he wants the company to increase its robot sales worldwide by more than five times what they are now.
And the Micro Piezo force sensor could help to achieve at least some of that growth.
Currently, Epson Robots is one of the top 10 industrial robot makers in the world, according to a list compiled by RoboticsAndAutomationNews.com. The company is placed ninth, with 55,000 industrial robots installed worldwide. [Read more…] about Epson boss says company’s advanced sensor could change the way industrial robots are used