Mechatronics vs Mechatronic - What's the difference?

mechatronics | mechatronic |


As a noun mechatronics

is the synergistic combination of mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and software engineering for the study of automata from an engineering perspective and the control of advanced hybrid systems.

As an adjective mechatronic is

of or relating to mechatronics.

mechatronics

Noun

(-)
  • The synergistic combination of mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and software engineering for the study of automata from an engineering perspective and the control of advanced hybrid systems.
  • * 1989 , Makoto Kajitani, A Concept of Mechatronics
  • *:Advanced technology to create energy-saving, resorce-saving and highly intelligent systems by integrating mechanics, electronics and software is called mechatronics.
  • * 2012 , Alex A. Kecskes, The Rise of the Mechatronics Engineer
  • *:So what's this new hybrid called a Mechatronics Engineer? Simply stated, these pros apply mechanical, electrical, and computer engineering theory and techniques to create automated, intelligent products, smart devices, and industrial control systems--systems that can then be "taught" to improve their performance. This is where many future engineering jobs are headed.
  • Synonyms

    * electromechanical systems

    Derived terms

    * micromechatronics

    See also

    * electromechanical * systems

    mechatronic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or relating to mechatronics.
  • Derived terms

    * micromechatronic

    See also

    * electromechanical