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A User's Guide to Calibrating Robotics Simulators

@article{Mehta2020AUG,
  title={A User's Guide to Calibrating Robotics Simulators},
  author={Bhairav Mehta and Ankur Handa and Dieter Fox and Fabio Tozeto Ramos},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2020},
  volume={abs/2011.08985}
}
Simulators are a critical component of modern robotics research. Strategies for both perception and decision making can be studied in simulation first before deployed to real world systems, saving on time and costs. Despite significant progress on the development of sim-to-real algorithms, the analysis of different methods is still conducted in an ad-hoc manner, without a consistent set of tests and metrics for comparison. This paper fills this gap and proposes a set of benchmarks and a… 
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