Robotics is the study of engineering concepts and principals through the construction of combat robots. Students work in teams to design, fabricate and assemble robots to compete for battle. The BGHS robotics team has competed all over the country in the national high school BattleBots competitions.
1. A person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems [syn: applied scientist, technologist]
1. The application of scientific and mathematical principles to practical ends such as the design, manufacture, and operation of efficient and economical structures, machines, processes, and systems. 2. Originally, the art of managing engines; in its modern and extended sense, the art and science by which the mechanical properties of matter are made useful to man in structures and machines; the occupation and work of an engineer. 3. The practical application of science to commerce or industry [syn: technology] 4. The discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems.