Q: What is Mechatronics?
A: The combination of mechanical engineering, computing and electronics as used in the design and development of new techniques.
Q: Who may I contact for more information?
A: For information on the Mechatronics Education Center (MEC), contact:
Sharon Gutierrez or Susie Jirka
Mechatronics Education Center
Central Community College-Columbus
P.O. Box 1027
Columbus, NE 68602-1027
Toll Free in Nebraska: 1.877.222.0780, Ext. 1457
Q: Are there demonstrations available to show how Mechatronics works?
A: Yes, the staff of the Mechatronics Education Center (MEC) frequently travels to schools and businesses. Those interested are always welcome to visit the MEC’s Manufacturing Learning Laboratory at Central Community College in Columbus, Nebraska. Feel free to contact us for your own personal tour.