Using Robots in Hazardous Environments: Landmine Detection, De-Mining and Other Applications (Hardback)
  • Using Robots in Hazardous Environments: Landmine Detection, De-Mining and Other Applications (Hardback)
zoom

Using Robots in Hazardous Environments: Landmine Detection, De-Mining and Other Applications (Hardback)

£210.00
Hardback 692 Pages / Published: 20/12/2010
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
There have been major recent advances in robotic systems that can replace humans in undertaking hazardous activities in demanding or dangerous environments. Published in association with the CLAWAR (Climbing and Walking Robots and Associated Technologies Association) (www.clawar.org), this important book reviews the development of robotic systems for de-mining and other risky activities such as fire-fighting. Part one provides an overview of the use of robots for humanitarian de-mining work. Part two discusses the development of sensors for mine detection whilst Part thee reviews developments in both teleoperated and autonomous robots. Building on the latter, Part four concentrates on robot autonomous navigation. The final part of the book reviews research on multi-agent-systems (MAS) and the multi-robotics-systems (MRS), promising tools that take into account modular design of mobile robots and the use of several robots in multi-task missions. With its distinguished editors and international team of contributors, Using robots in hazardous environments: landmine detection, de-mining and other applications is a standard reference for all those researching the use of robots in hazardous environments as well as government and other agencies wishing to use robots for dangerous tasks such as landmine detection and disposal.

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
ISBN: 9781845697860
Number of pages: 692
Weight: 1220 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 44 mm

You may also be interested in...

Encyclopedia of Electronic Components
Added to basket
Exploring Arduino
Added to basket
£26.99
Paperback
Make: Analog Synthesizers
Added to basket
Arduino Workshop
Added to basket
£24.99
Paperback
Robotics: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
The Lego Mindstorms Ev3 Idea Book
Added to basket
The CNC Cookbook
Added to basket
£17.15
Paperback
The Oxford Solid State Basics
Added to basket
Arduino in Easy Steps
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.