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/odom topics not matching ERROR

I have an existing ROS workspace which was built in C++. I am trying to implement a node built by The Construct in python which reads distance travelled from the ...
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Calculating Error of Arm Manipulator

How can we calculate the error position of arm manipulator? Let's say we have a Transformation Matrix: $$\begin{bmatrix} R_{00} & R_{01} & R_{02} & x\\ R_{10} & R_{11} & R_{12} &...
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Roomba 651 makes sound

Our roomba 651 makes always the error sound. But battery is ver good. We are not able to find the solution. If any one has the solution to it.
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How does structural/installation errors have to be modelled in a gyroscope IMU?

I have the model for a gyroscope from an IMU given by $$ \omega_{meas} = (I-S)\omega_{true} + \beta + v $$ $S$ is the scaling and misalignment of the sensor, which I understand is a parameter I get ...
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State of the art trajectory for fine precision robots

Which kind of trajectory would one use for a fine precision robot? I know trapezoidal and cubic trajectories, but errors get very high when stopping at every configuration and when speeding up to ...
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Process noise and Measurement noise in Kalman filter

I am doing the robot localisation project. Now I stuck on the effect of measurement and process noise in Kalman filtering. Could you please explain what impacts they have while estimating the position ...
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Camera selection for long range stereo vision system (up to 100 meters)

I want to implement a real-time stereo vision system for long range (up to 100m) depth estimation. I know that there are some general considerations as described in this SOV post. I have seen some ...
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real-time stereo vision system for long range (up to 100m) depth estimation

I want to implement a FPGA-based real-time stereo vision system for long range (up to 100m) depth estimation. Also, I want to use two ip cameras in the system. I have calculated depth error using the ...
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Illegal position data with Mitsubishi Melfa RV-2F-Q robotic arm

I have a project where I have to move a Mitsubishi Melfa RV-2F-Q robot to a position/orientation from an external source, so there are no pre-defined points available. The problem I keep running into ...
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Is there any error analysis of Irobot Create 2?

I am curious about the travelling distance/turning angle accuracy of Irobot Create 2. E.g., if the program let Create 2 go forward for 10 m, will Create 2 go forward exactly 10 m? What is the ...
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How to compute the error function in graph SLAM for 3D poses?

Given a pose $x_i = (t_i, q_i)$ with translation vector $t_i$ and rotation quaternion $q_i$ and a transform between poses $x_i$ and $x_j$ as $z_{ij} = (t_{ij}, q_{ij})$ I want to compute the error ...
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Ambiguous definition of Error-State (Indirect) Kalman Filter

I am confused by what precisely the term "Indirect Kalman Filter" or "Error-State Kalman Filter" means. The most plausible definition I found is in Maybeck's book [1]: As the name indicates, in ...
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the uncertainty of initializing new landmark in EKF-SLAM

In EKF-SLAM (based-feature map) once the robot senses a new landmark, it is augmented to state vector. As a result, the size of the state vector and the covariance matrix are expanded. My question is ...
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Dynamic tracking precision of UR5/10

I am willing to use a universal robot arm (UR10) in a path following mode. i.e. I have a desired trajectory for the robot's effector and I would like the effector to follow it as close as possible. ...
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Gears in Autodesk Inventor are looking weird

I use Autodesk inventor professional 2014. I design my gears using the design accelerator. However, whenever I create gear trains, parts of certain gears become transparent. This seems completely ...
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Accelerometer calibration - how to get cross-axis sensitivities

I've already asked a related question (accelerometer bias removal) here on robotics and got a bit better results on corrected accelerometer output. To get even better results I found the calibration ...
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Accelerometer bias removal

I found a good explanation on how to remove accelerometer bias (when on flat table only one axis should show values, the other two should be 0). I've calculated S and B factors (page 3): Record $...
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What are some common mistakes that robots make? [closed]

Is there a taxonomy of errors that are common in robotics? Things that come to mind but I don't have names for are: Getting stuck in a stable infinite loop Going into an unstable feedback loop (A ...
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How should emergency stops be wired?

Emergency stops are obviously a good idea on most robots, how should they be wired? What systems should be killed immediately, and what should stay working?