Bioinspiration and Robotics: Walking and Climbing Robots
by Maki K. Habib
Publisher: InTech 2007
Number of pages: 544
Nature has always been a source of inspiration and ideas for the robotics community. New solutions and technologies are required and hence this book is coming out to address and deal with the main challenges facing walking and climbing robots, and contributes with innovative solutions, designs, technologies and techniques. This book reports on the state of the art research and development findings and results. The content of the book has been structured into 5 technical research sections with total of 30 chapters written by well recognized researchers worldwide.
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by Vedran Kordic - InTech
Robotics research, especially mobile robotics is a young field. This book is a result of inspirations and contributions from many researchers worldwide. It presents a collection of a wide range of research results in robotics scientific community.
by Aleksandar Lazinica - InTech
Various aspects of current research areas and disciplines are explored and discussed. The book is divided in three main parts covering different research areas: Humanoid Robots, Human-Robot Interaction, and Special Applications.
by Paul Michael Newman
This is a brief survey of navigating mobile platforms or robots. The course is an extension of the B4 estimation course covering linear and non-linear Kalman Filtering. The estimation part of the lectures is applicable to many areas of engineering.
by Stefano Stramigioli, Herman Bruyninckx - Universita di Verona
Contents: Motion of a Rigid Body; Serial kinematic chain (Configuration kinematics, Differential kinematics of serial chains, Dynamics of serial chains); Interaction and Control; Projective geometry and kinematic; Introduction to Lie groups.