Spotted: Mechatronics Engineer in her Zone

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Meet NBian #1907!

#1907 is a Mechatronics Engineer working on a circuit board meant for the prototype of an autonomous machine that is able to map its surroundings and navigate through obstacles.

Nextbridge Robotics

But a system like that isn’t the work of a single engineer nor does it happen by chance. She is among a team of Nextbridge engineers working on the design, mechanics and the actual AI that allows the rover to operate autonomously.

On a regular visit to the Robotics workshop, when they aren’t enjoying pancakes prepared by Baxter (a humanoid robot used for R&D), you’d find these worker bees either huddled together calibrating a new robot or silently working away in their corners fixing a bug.