Assessment of a tracked vehicle’s ability to traverse stairs

Abstract

In some surveillance missions in the aftermath of disasters, the use of a teleoperated tracked vehicle contributes to the safety of rescue crews. However, because of its insufficient traversal capability, the vehicle can become trapped upon encountering rough terrain. This may lead to mission failure and, in the worst case, loss of the vehicle. To improve… (More)

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@inproceedings{Endo2016AssessmentOA, title={Assessment of a tracked vehicle’s ability to traverse stairs}, author={Daisuke Endo and Keiji Nagatani}, year={2016} }