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 Nicolas Mollet - InTech
The book presents works about controlling distant robotics entities, namely the field of telerobotics, proposing advanced technics concerning time delay compensation, error handling, autonomous systems, secured and complex distant manipulations, etc.
by Yoshihiko Takahashi - InTech
This book provides new ideas, original results and practical experiences regarding service robotics. The text provides only a small example of this research activity, but it covers a great deal of what has been done in the field recently.
by Agustin Jimenez, Basil M Al Hadithi - InTech
This book presents recent research advances in robot manipulators. It offers a survey to the kinematic and dynamic modelling, computer vision, software engineering, optimization and design of control algorithms applied for robotic systems.
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.