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Prediction of Human Behavior in Human--Robot Interaction Using Psychological Scales for Anxiety and Negative Attitudes Toward Robots
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This paper reports our empirical study on the relationships between people's attitudes and emotions, and their behavior toward a robot. Expand
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Development of an air-ground operational robot and its fundamental controlling approach
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This paper presents development of main mechanical structure of the robot which enables to achieve air-ground operations. Expand
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3D environment mapping and self-position estimation by a small flying robot mounted with a movable ultrasonic range sensor
Abstract The light weight of ultrasonic sensors makes them useful for collecting environment information from mobile robots. Ultrasonic sensors are generally used in a circular formation inExpand
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Development of an Adaptive Cruise Control system using a monocular camera
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We develop an ACC system to maintain the safe distance by using a monocular camera even though the tracking course is curved. Expand
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A study on development of a hybrid aerial / terrestrial robot system for avoiding ground obstacles by flight
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In this paper, we propose a hybrid aerial / terrestrial robot system that performs both ground movement and flight. Expand
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Speed-Up Automatic Quadcopter Position Detection by Sensing Propeller Rotation
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We improved the performance of a position detection algorithm for application to autonomous aerial robot position detection systems using infrastructure cameras by proposing a novel algorithm for fast ellipse detection. Expand
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A study on smooth automatic vehicle stopping control for suddenly-appeared obstacles
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This paper presents about automatic smooth stopping of vehicle using a fuzzy control system.Various studies have been conducted regarding road obstacle detection and avoidance. Expand
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Flying Control of Small-type Helicopter by Detecting Its In-air Natural Features
Abstract Control of a small type helicopter is an interesting research area in unmanned aerial vehicle development. This study aims to detect a more typical helicopter unequipped with markers as aExpand
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A Study on Computational Time Reduction of Road Obstacle Detection by Parallel Image Processor
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Position and attitude estimation using ultrasonic waves for autonomous flying robots and system construction
It is important for an autonomous flying robot to be able to estimate self-position and attitude. However, GPS cannot be used because of the accuracy problem indoors. This paper proposes aExpand
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