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Robotic Arm Project in Medical Industry
University of Oxford
2016 / 2017

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Overview

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Content

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Schedule 

Overview

The programme has a substantial research portfolio, including much that is directly supported by industry.

The major theme underlying this research portfolio is the application of cutting-edge science to generate new technology, using a mixture of theory and experiment.

The opportunities in the programme include the conventional disciplines of engineering such as electrical, mechanical, software, as well as information engineering, applications of engineering to medicine.
   
   
Key Information

Start Date:

2016 Summer - August 5th
2017 Winter - TBD

Duration:

4 Weeks

Fees and Costs:

£ 4270
                   
Entry Requirements:

3.0/4.0 GPA

English qualification / Interview




                  

Entry Requirements

      
Academic ability

Students are normally expected to achieve a minimum 3.0/4.0 GPA in engineering or a related discipline relevant for the proposed area of research, such as physics, computer science, applied mathematics or chemistry.


Language requirement

Students whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English.

Acceptable English qualifications include:
• IELTS (International English Language Testing System) 
• TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
• Pearson (Academic)
• Cambridge Advanced English (CAE)
• Trinity College Integrated Skills in English 

Students without any English qualificantion need to arrange an interview with program staff.
   

Content

      
Modules
 
• Introduction to the research
• Knowledge base and theory
• How to write a research proposal(or report)
• Robotics on actuators and sensors (general)
• Kinematics of robot arm joints
• An assignment on image processing by Matlab • An assignment by Solidworks
• How to build a cam and follower
   
   

Fees and Costs

      
Tuition Fee

£ 4270
( Fees cover the costs of all academic excursions. )
Application Fee
​£ 50
(Not Refundable)
  
Accomodation Fee


£ 2170
   

Schedule

2016 Summer  
       
From Aug 5 to Aug 29


Date/Time                      Program Content

8.5                                    Start of program

8.8-8.12                           Meeting & Seminar: Research Proposal

8.15-8.19                         Meeting & Seminar: TBD

8.22-8.26                         Project Outcome & Presentation

8.29                                  Optional Event

2017 Winter

   

To be decided.
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