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  • Haptics Rendering and Applications
    Haptics Rendering and Applications
    Edited by Abdulmotaleb El Saddik
    ISBN 978-953-307-897-7,
    Edited Volume
    246 pages, January, 2012
    There has been significant progress in haptic technologies but the incorporation of haptics into virtual environments is still in its infancy. A wide range of the new society's human activities including communication, education, art, entertainment, ...
  • The Future of Humanoid Robots - Research and Applications
    The Future of Humanoid Robots - Research and Applications
    Edited by Riadh Zaier
    ISBN 978-953-307-951-6,
    Edited Volume
    310 pages, January, 2012
    This book provides state of the art scientific and engineering research findings and developments in the field of humanoid robotics and its applications. It is expected that humanoids will change the way we interact with machines, and will have the a ...
  • Biped Robots
    Biped Robots
    Edited by Armando Carlos Pina Filho
    ISBN 978-953-307-216-6,
    Edited Volume
    332 pages, February, 2011
    Biped robots represent a very interesting research subject, with several particularities and scope topics, such as: mechanical design, gait simulation, patterns generation, kinematics, dynamics, equilibrium, stability, kinds of control, adaptability, ...
  • Human-Robot Interaction
    Human-Robot Interaction
    Edited by Daisuke Chugo
    ISBN 978-953-307-051-3,
    Edited Volume
    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 ...
  • Humanoid Robots
    Humanoid Robots
    Edited by Ben Choi
    ISBN 978-953-7619-44-2,
    Edited Volume
    396 pages, January, 2009
    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 ...
  • Humanoid Robots, Human-like Machines
    Humanoid Robots, Human-like Machines
    Edited by Matthias Hackel
    ISBN 978-3-902613-07-3,
    Edited Volume
    642 pages, June, 2007
    In this book the variety of humanoid robotic research can be obtained. This book is divided in four parts: Hardware Development: Components and Systems, Biped Motion: Walking, Running and Self-orientation, Sensing the Environment: Acquisition, Data P ...
  • Humanoid Robots: New Developments
    Humanoid Robots: New Developments
    Edited by Armando Carlos de Pina Filho
    ISBN 978-3-902613-00-4,
    Edited Volume
    582 pages, June, 2007
    For many years, the human being has been trying, in all ways, to recreate the complex mechanisms that form the human body. Such task is extremely complicated and the results are not totally satisfactory. However, with increasing technological advance ...