Robotics

  • Robot Surgery
    Robot Surgery
    Editor Seung Hyuk Baik
    ISBN 978-953-7619-77-0
    184 pages, January, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 73800 times.
    Robotic surgery is still in the early stages even though robotic assisted surgery is increasing continuously. Thus, exact and careful understanding of robotic surgery is necessary because chaos and confusion exist in the early phase of anything. Esp ...
  • Advances in Human-Robot Interaction
    Advances in Human-Robot Interaction
    Editor Vladimir A. Kulyukin
    ISBN 978-953-307-020-9
    342 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 80183 times.
    Rapid advances in the field of robotics have made it possible to use robots not just in industrial automation but also in entertainment, rehabilitation, and home service. Since robots will likely affect many aspects of human existence, fundamental q ...
  • Contemporary Robotics - Challenges and Solutions
    Contemporary Robotics - Challenges and Solutions
    Editor A D Rodić
    ISBN 978-953-307-038-4
    392 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 79563 times.
    This book book is a collection of 18 chapters written by internationally recognized experts and well-known professionals of the field. Chapters contribute to diverse facets of contemporary robotics and autonomous systems.  The volume is organized ...
  • Automation Control - Theory and Practice
    Automation Control - Theory and Practice
    Editor A D Rodić
    ISBN 978-953-307-039-1
    360 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 195331 times.
    The present edited book is a collection of 18 chapters written by internationally recognized experts and well-known professionals of the field. Chapters contribute to diverse facets of automation and control. The volume is organized in four parts ac ...
  • Mobile Robots - State of the Art in Land, Sea, Air, and Collaborative Missions
    Mobile Robots - State of the Art in Land, Sea, Air, and Collaborative Missions
    Editor XiaoQi Chen, Y.Q. Chen and J.G. Chase
    ISBN 978-953-307-001-8
    335 pages, May, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 61958 times.
    Since the introduction of the first industrial robot Unimate in a General Motors automobile factory in New Jersey in 1961, robots have gained stronger and stronger foothold in the industry. In the meantime, robotics research has been expanding from ...
  • Aerial Vehicles
    Aerial Vehicles
    Editor Thanh Mung Lam
    ISBN 978-953-7619-41-1
    320 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 405762 times.
    This book contains 35 chapters written by experts in developing techniques for making aerial vehicles more intelligent, more reliable, more flexible in use, and safer in operation.It will also serve as an inspiration for further improvement of the de ...
  • Multiagent Systems
    Multiagent Systems
    Editor Salman Ahmed and Mohd Noh Karsiti
    ISBN 978-3-902613-51-6
    426 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 138192 times.
    Multi agent systems involve a team of agents working together socially to accomplish a task. An agent can be social in many ways. One is when an agent helps others in solving complex problems. The field of multi agent systems investigates the process ...
  • Humanoid Robots
    Humanoid Robots
    Editor Ben Choi
    ISBN 978-953-7619-44-2
    396 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 105911 times.
    Humanoid robots are developed to use the infrastructures designed for humans, to ease the interactions with humans, and to help the integrations into human societies. The developments of humanoid robots proceed from building individual robots to esta ...