Robotics

  • Robotics 2010 Current and Future Challenges
    Robotics 2010 Current and Future Challenges
    Editor Houssem Abdellatif
    ISBN 978-953-7619-78-7
    506 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 88231 times.
    Without a doubt, robotics has made an incredible progress over the last decades. The vision of developing, designing and creating technical systems that help humans to achieve hard and complex tasks, has intelligently led to an incredible variety of ...
  • Human-Robot Interaction
    Human-Robot Interaction
    Editor Daisuke Chugo
    ISBN 978-953-307-051-3
    308 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 76311 times.
    Human-robot interaction (HRI) is the study of interactions between people (users) and robots. HRI is multidisciplinary with contributions from the fields of human-computer interaction, artificial intelligence, robotics, speech recognition, and socia ...
  • Robot Surgery
    Robot Surgery
    Editor Seung Hyuk Baik
    ISBN 978-953-7619-77-0
    184 pages, January, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 72103 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 ...
  • Motion Control
    Motion Control
    Editor Federico Casolo
    ISBN 978-953-7619-55-8
    590 pages, January, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 155367 times.
    The book reveals many different aspects of motion control and a wide multiplicity of approaches  to the problem as well. Despite the number of examples, however, this volume is not meant to be exhaustive: it intends to offer some original insights ...
  • Robot Soccer
    Robot Soccer
    Editor Vladan Papić
    ISBN 978-953-307-036-0
    356 pages, January, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 43172 times.
    The idea of using soccer game for promoting science and technology of artificial intelligence and robotics was presented in the early 90s of the last century. Researchers in many different scientific fields all over the world recognized this idea as ...
  • 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 78812 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 78180 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 ...
  • 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 59741 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 ...