A Generic Framework for Robotic Navigation

Christopher Urmson, Reid Simmons and Issa Nesnas
Conference Paper, IEEE Aerospace Conference 2003, March, 2003

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This paper describes progress in the development of a navigation framework for the Coupled-Layer Architecture for Robotic Autonomy (CLARAty). As part of CLARAty, the framework shares the goals of enabling code reuse while maintaining efficiency and accessibility. The framework is roughly divided into generic components along sense-think-act lines. A discussion of the role and structure of each component is presented. An illustrative example is presented of an implementation of a Morphin/D*-based navigation algorithm using this framework. Early results from experimentation in simulation are also presented.

author = {Christopher Urmson and Reid Simmons and Issa Nesnas},
title = {A Generic Framework for Robotic Navigation},
booktitle = {IEEE Aerospace Conference 2003},
year = {2003},
month = {March},
keywords = {navigation, framework, object oriented},
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