Research & Education Applications


Endless Possibilities

Our smart, collaborative robots have been put to work in labs and classrooms around the globe, in fact, in more than 35 countries.


Rethink Robotics provides the same safe, affordable robots seen on factory floors to researchers advancing discoveries around the world. Laboratories, universities and R&D centers use Baxter and Sawyer as complete research platforms across a broad range of subjects:

  • human-robot interaction
  • machine learning
  • machine vision
  • mechatronics and grasping
  • planning and manipulation
  • manufacturing and automation

Manufacturing Engineering

Rethink Robotics is transforming manufacturing education with our smart, collaborative Baxter® and Sawyer™ robots, powered by our Intera® software. These robots help to recruit, train and prepare people for manufacturing jobs in all types of industry, from small, family-owned businesses to global Fortune 500 companies.

Engineering Education

Our smart, collaborative robots, Baxter® and Sawyer™, can enhance your engineering program by offering an unprecented hands-on robotics experience  These versatile robots can help you to recruit and educate students for rewarding careers in a variety of disciplines and industries.

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