The primary focus of TEK Robotics at Virginia Tech as a whole is to teach the aspects of robotics to students regardless of their background in the subject.
What is TEK Robotics?
TEK (Teaching Engineering & Kinematics) Robotics at Virginia Tech is a college VEX Robotics team at Virginia Tech. Our teams have a strong emphasis on collaborative problem-solving and the design process toward (typically) 1-2 robots that go to compete. Apart from actually building robots for the competition, the teams also work on CAD of the robots, an engineering notebook for documentation, and programming in C++.TEK Robotics at Virginia Tech strives to not only be a competitive and educational robotics team, but also an organization devoted to philanthropy and the advancement of STEM education through the use of robotics.
Who can join?
We are currently seeking dedicated students with a passion for engineering, teamwork, and STEM education. Members come from a variety of engineering backgrounds.
Team size: About 40 members
Department Afiliation: Mechanical Engineering