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  • Robot Vision
    Robot Vision
    Editor Ales Ude
    ISBN 978-953-307-077-3,
    624 pages, March, 2010
    The purpose of robot vision is to enable robots to perceive the external world in order to perform a large range of tasks such as navigation, visual servoing for object tracking and manipulation, object recognition and categorization, surveillan ...
  • 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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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 ...