Matt Bilsky, founder and CEO of FLX Options, discusses the snake-like robotic he invented known as the FLX BOT. The FLX BOT consists of modular hyperlinks, every with a joint that may lengthen and rotate to get into tight areas. Every hyperlink consists of sensors together with inertial measurement models and a digicam. The robotic is used to navigate and work in difficult environments, equivalent to above ceilings and inside partitions. Matt discusses the important thing improvements of his product in addition to his educational and entrepreneurial journey that led him to the FLX BOT.
Matt Bilsky, PhD, PE is the inventor of the FLX BOT, a licensed Skilled Engineer, a Mechanical Engineering professor at Lehigh College, and a former restore/upkeep contractor. In 2017, he was awarded with the Lehigh College Entrepreneurship Educator of the 12 months. Matt has a Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. from Lehigh College centered on good product design, Technical Entrepreneurship, and mechatronics. He holds two further Lehigh levels: a BS in Mechanical Engineering with an Electrical Engineering minor and a Grasp of Engineering diploma additionally in Mechanical Engineering. Since he was a baby Matt has been an innovator. In his basement store he designed and constructed quite a few digital devices. In 2003 he began his first firm, Mattcomp Providers LLC, providing laptop restore, networking, house theater, and handyman companies. He additionally created a website hosting firm in 2005, Mattcomp Internet hosting, together with all obligatory back-end elements on devoted servers.