Results in Combined Route Traversal and Collision Avoidance

Stephan Roth, Bradley Hamner, Sanjiv Singh, and Myung Hwangbo
International Conference on Field & Service Robotics (FSR '05), July, 2005.


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Abstract
This paper presents an outdoor mobile robot capable of high-speed navigation in outdoor environments. Here we consider the problem of a robot that has to follow a designated path at high speeds over undulating terrain. It must also be perceptive and agile enough to avoid small obstacles. Collision avoidance is a key problem and it is necessary to use sensing modalities that are able to operate robustly in a wide variety of conditions. We report on the sensing and control necessary for this application and the results obtained to date.

Notes
Associated Center(s) / Consortia: Field Robotics Center
Associated Project(s): Unmanned Ground Vehicle for Security
Number of pages: 12

Text Reference
Stephan Roth, Bradley Hamner, Sanjiv Singh, and Myung Hwangbo, "Results in Combined Route Traversal and Collision Avoidance," International Conference on Field & Service Robotics (FSR '05), July, 2005.

BibTeX Reference
@inproceedings{Roth_2005_5069,
   author = "Stephan Roth and Bradley Hamner and Sanjiv Singh and Myung Hwangbo",
   title = "Results in Combined Route Traversal and Collision Avoidance",
   booktitle = "International Conference on Field & Service Robotics (FSR '05)",
   month = "July",
   year = "2005",
}