Robot Programming: A Guide to Controlling Autonomous Robots Vitalsource eText : 9780134176697

Robot Programming: A Guide to Controlling Autonomous Robots Vitalsource eText

 
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1
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9780134176697
ISBN 10
 
0134176693
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30/04/2016
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Pearson Higher Ed USA
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About the book

Start programming robots NOW!

Learn hands-on, through easy examples, visuals, and code

This is a unique introduction to programming robots to execute tasks autonomously. Drawing on years of experience in artificial intelligence and robot programming, Cameron and Tracey Hughes introduce the reader to basic concepts of programming robots to execute tasks without the use of remote controls.

Table of contents
Introduction: Robot Boot Camp
Chapter 1: What is a Robot Anyway?
Chapter 2: Robot Vocabularies
Chapter 3: R.S.V.P: Robot Scenario Visual Planning
Chapter 4: Checking the Actual Capabilities of Your Robot
Chapter 5: A Close Look at Sensors
Chapter 6: Programming the Robot's Sensors
Chapter 7: Programming Motors and Servos
Chapter 8: Getting Started With Autonomy: Building Your Robot's Softbot Counterpart
Chapter 9: Robot S.P.A.C.E.S
Chapter 10: Autonomous Robot Needs S.T.O.R.I.E.S
Chapter 11: Putting It All Together: How Midamba Programmed His First Autonomous Robot
Chapter 12: Open Source SARAA Robots For ALL!
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