Integration of electronics, control engineering, and mechanical engineering.
Application of complex decision making to the operation of physical systems.
Synergistic integration of mechanical engineering with electronics and
intelligent computer control in the design and manufacturing of industrial
products and processes.
Synergistic use of precision engineering, control theory, computer science, and
sensor and actuator technology to design improved products and processes.
Methodology used for the optimal design of electromechanical products.
Field of study involving the analysis, design, synthesis, and selection of systems
that combine electronics and mechanical components with modern controls and
Mechatronics is the synergistic integration of sensors, actuators, signal conditioning, power electronics, decision and control algorithms, and computer hardware and software to manage complexity, uncertainty, and communication in engineered systems.