CompEDDED | A workshop on Wireless control of motor through Computer USB port

A workshop on Wireless control of motor through Computer USB port

Topics to be covered in CompEDDED Workshop

Session I: Basic Electronics

o Electronics Components related to computer control robotics
o How can someone choose the value of Resistors and their practical use.
o How Transistors are used in practical circuits.
o What are Integrated Circuits? Which ICs are commonly used and How?
o What are photo sensors and much more....

Session II: Robotics and Mechanical Fundas

o Introduction to mechanical part of the robots.
o Chassis
o Motors
o Batteries
o Wheels etc..
o Types of Robots and the scope of robotics field.
o Mechanical structure of computer controlled robot.

Session III: Robot description and requirement

o What is computer controlled robot
o Testing of computer controlled robot.
o How to make it move faster and efficient.

Session IV: Embedded Part

o Introduction to PIC microcontroller

o What is Microcontroller?
o Difference between microcontroller and micro processor?
o Microcontroller Architecture and interfacing
o How can we use a microcontroller in our own circuits?

o Introduction of microcontroller Interfacing to computer

o Idea of Controlling microcontroller using computer USB port
o Introduction to USB human interface device controlling using a windows application.

o Rf communication

o What is Tx/Rx and its working ?
o Interfacing of encoder and decoder I.C.
o Concept and Algorithm
o Testing of a Rf circuit.

Session V: Assembling of the kit

Session VI: Hands on working

o Testing the electronics hardware and mechanical part of the robot.
o Testing the interface of your hardware through computer.

Session VII: Programming Description

o Working of application program on your systems.
o Making your own application programs.
o Testing your robots using your own programs.

Session VIII: Hands on continued...

o Development and testing of final circuit

At last- A small competition.


You must have visual studio install in your laptops (if possible) to develop the application program for your robot.


The duration of this workshop will be two consecutive days, with eight hour session each day in a total of sixteen hours properly divided into theory and hands on sessions


A 'Certificate of Participation' by HoriZON (An Unit of MBS Group) to all Participants of this workshop. At the end of this workshop, a small competition will be organized among the participating students and winners will be awarded with a 'Certificate of Merit'.


This workshop is best suited for those who are interested in knowing about the fundamentals of Industrial Automation. All Electronics, Electronics & Instrumentation, and Instrumentation & Control Engineering Student can join this workshop.


Rs. 1000/- (inclusive of all Taxes) per participant