Climbing and Walking Robots: Towards New Applications
by Houxiang Zhang
Publisher: InTech 2007
Number of pages: 546
The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of the latest wide-range achievements in climbing and walking robotic technology to researchers, scientists, and engineers throughout the world. Different aspects including control simulation, locomotion realization, methodology, and system integration are presented from the scientific and from the technical point of view.
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Robotics brings together several very different engineering areas and skills: mechanics, electronics, programming... This book tries to cover the key areas of robotics as a hobby. When possible examples from industrial robots will be addressed too.
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