Vehicle Teleoperation Interfaces

Terrence W. Fong and Chuck Thorpe
Autonomous Robots, Vol. 11, No. 1, July, 2001, pp. 09-18.


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Abstract
Despite advances in autonomy, there will always be a need for human involvement in vehicle tele-operation. In particular, tasks such as exploration, reconnaissance and surveillance will continue to require human supervision, if not guidance and direct control. Thus, it is critical that the operator interface be as efficient and as capable as possible. In this paper, we provide an overview of vehicle teleoperation and present a summary of interfaces currently in use.

Keywords
human robot interaction, mobile robots, remote driving, vehicle teleoperation, ROV, RPV, UAV, UGV

Notes
Associated Center(s) / Consortia: Vision and Autonomous Systems Center
Number of pages: 10

Text Reference
Terrence W. Fong and Chuck Thorpe, "Vehicle Teleoperation Interfaces," Autonomous Robots, Vol. 11, No. 1, July, 2001, pp. 09-18.

BibTeX Reference
@article{Fong_2001_3768,
   author = "Terrence W Fong and Chuck Thorpe",
   editor = "George A. Bekey",
   title = "Vehicle Teleoperation Interfaces",
   journal = "Autonomous Robots",
   pages = "09-18",
   publisher = "Kluwer Academic Publishers",
   address = "The Netherlands",
   month = "July",
   year = "2001",
   volume = "11",
   number = "1",
}