In many of Isaac Asimov
's books, a roboticist is someone who designs robot
s. Two roboticists who were
s in the book "Robots And Empire
" were Amadiro and Mandamus.
In the short story "The Bicentennial Man", Andrew Martin contrasts a roboticist with a robopsychologist, who works with positronic brains, and a robobiologist, who works with organic robot bodies.