Top 5 Control Engineering articles June 22-28, 2020

Articles about robotics, using HMIs as intelligent edge devices, working from home, COVID-19, and more were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from June 22-28, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay June 29, 2020

The top 5 most read articles online, from June 22-28 for Control Engineering covered  robotics and automation, using HMIs as intelligent edge devices, COVID-19, and more. Links to each article below.

1. Building resilience with robotics

Will the COVID-19 pandemic accelerate the speed adoption of robotic and automation across the industrial sector? There are many factors at play.

2. Create value from data: Using HMIs as intelligent edge devices

Create value from data: Using HMIs as intelligent edge devices.

3. Four lessons to take from working at home to improve the workplace

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many things for people who worked at home, but there are some valuable lessons to take from this unique experience that can make the work environment a better one.

4. Wearable COVID-19 sensor receives research grant

A Northwestern research team received a $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue developing a novel wearable device and set of algorithms specifically tailored to catch early signs and monitor progression of COVID-19.

5. COVID-19 survey results show impact on automation industry

How the global coronavirus pandemic has effected manufacturing, onshoring, new developments, and more.

The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on, June 22-28, for articles published within the last two months.

Keagan Gay, digital media & production coordinator, CFE Media,

Author Bio: Keagan Gay is a digital media & production coordinator for CFE Media.