This workshop focuses on programming and controlling the Firebird V mobile robot. Firebird V robot has Atmel ATMEGA2560 as Master microcontroller and Atmel ATMEGA8 as Slave microcontroller. ATMEGA2560 microcontroller contains PWM Channels, Inbuilt ADC, SPI, USART, Watchdog timer and RTC etc. These features make it an excellent platform for prototyping and implementing various real time applications. Also the workshop aims to introduce Raspberry Pi architecture and programming for designing robots. Raspberry Pi is a small and affordable computer with powerful ARM processor that can be used to for various applications ranging from robotics to IoT.
Introduction to Firebird V
Sensors reading and basic program structure
Mobile robot control basics
Line following & Obstacle avoidance robot
Introduction to Raspberry Pi architecture
Raspberry Pi Programming
IoTapplication with Raspberry Pi
Accommodation will be provided on prior request.
In-campus food and accommodation will be provided to the
participants on request.
Accommodation Fee : Rs.100/- per day.
The College is located at about 60 km from Madurai, the Temple City. The nearest railway station is in Virudhunagar. The College is situated midway between Virudhunagar and Sivakasi road. It is about 16 km from Virudhunagar and 11 km from Sivakasi. Buses ply between Virudhunagar and Sivakasi via Mepco Schlenk Engineering College.