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Development of complex robotic systems using the behavior-based control architecture iB2C
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This paper presents a development methodology for complex robotic systems using the behavior-based control architecture iB2C (integrated Behavior-Based Control). Expand
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Climbing robots for maintenance and inspections of vertical structures - A survey of design aspects and technologies
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This paper deals with different locomotion and adhesion methods for climbing robots and presents characteristics, challenges and applications for these systems. Expand
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The Humanoid Robot ARMAR: Design and Control
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This paper addresses the mechanism design methodologies, specification, and control strategies of a mobile manipulation system for the humanoid robot ARMAR, that has to work autonomously or interactively in cooperation with humans in dynamic unstructured environments such as workshops or homes. Expand
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Control of facial expressions of the humanoid robot head ROMAN
  • K. Berns, J. Hirth
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent…
  • 1 October 2006
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This paper describes an approach that aims at answering some of these design choices. Expand
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Local Binary Pattern Based Texture Analysis in Real Time using a Graphics Processing Unit (long version)
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This paper presents a novel implementation of the “Local Binary Pattern” (LBP) texture analysis operator on a consumer-grade graphical processing unit (GPU), which yields a 14 to 18-fold run time reduction compared to standard CPU implementations. Expand
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A learning architecture based on reinforcement learning for adaptive control of the walking machine LAURON
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The learning of complex control behaviour of autonomous mobile robots is one of the actual research topics. Expand
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Simulation and control of an autonomous bucket excavator for landscaping tasks
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A novel behavior-based approach for motion control is presented which allows natural trajectories, achieves good environment disturbance compensation behavior, guarantees safety of the movements concerning human beings and structures, and keeps a high extensibility of the system for future improvements. Expand
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Emotional Architecture for the Humanoid Robot Head ROMAN
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This paper presents a behavior-based emotional control architecture for the humanoid robot head ROMAN to realize the human-like behavior of the robot. Expand
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Adaptive periodic movement control for the four legged walking machine BISAM
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Coupled neuro-oscillators together with adaptive sensor based reflexes provide a robust and efficient representation for quadrupedal locomotion and support the use of online learning approaches to realize adaptation and optimization. Expand
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CROMSCI: development of a climbing robot with negative pressure adhesion for inspections
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This paper presents the Climbing RObot with Multiple Sucking Chambers for Inspection, which is designed for inspection of concrete walls. Expand
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