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Sensor Synchronization, IMU and Bundle Adjustment

Sensor synchronization is a general issue with SLAM systems, the ideal is having an IMU hardware synchronized with cameras. There are a couple other possible variations though. One variation is ...
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Obtaining UAV flight trajectory from accelerometer and gyro data

I have an accelerometer and gyro scope data logged from several drone flights. I want to obtain flight trajectories from this data. I am considerably new to robotics. But from what I read, I ...
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Integrating t265 into an existing urdf

I am developing a SLAM system using a 2D Lidar and some other sensors. I am using slam_toolbox to create the map->odom_frame tf, but I have a lot of doubts and issues about it. I am using a t265 ...
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Unconnected tf trees to obtain IMU frame movements relative global frame in rviz (Realsense D435i)

I am trying to obtain the position and movements of the IMU within a Realsense D435i camera from a .bag file. I am using the command ...
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Integrating acceleration data to obtain the trajectory - where did I do mistake?

I am trying to implement the code to obtain UAV flight trajectory by double integrating its acceleration data. To start with I prepared a dummy flight trajectory and double differentiated it to get ...
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Time Sync'd Multi-Sensor Data Collection System - Resource Request [closed]

I want to design a turn-key system that collects time-synchronized data from various sensors (RADARs, IMUs, Accelerometers, Cameras, etc). This data doesn't need to necessarily be processed in real-...
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Implementing IMU on Hector SLAM

I am working on a project where I need to create a map of buoys on a surface vehicle and return to the starting position after finishing the parkour. The problem is, using Hector SLAM only, both the ...
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imu_filter_madgwick how to use?

I have a simple question about the usage of the filters included in imu_tools. So far I have succeeded sending my IMU data to rviz from a bag of a D435i RealSense ...
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IMU odometry in rviz starting from a bag file (No TF data)

I'm working on a project where I need to read IMU data from a .bag file of a RealSense D435i and obtain its spatial position through filters like those in imu_tools to visualize it in Rviz (together ...
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Particle Filter for IMU tilt angle and bias estimation from Kalman Filter models

I understand the functioning of Particle Filters from the book Probabilistic Robotics and the robotics course provided by Cyrill Stachniss. I want to implement, from scratch, a particle filter to ...
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Frequency Limitation in robot_localization's EKF Node

I'm using version 2.7.4 of the robot_localization package for ROS Noetic. I'm currently utilizing two nodes of the package: EKF Local Node: Fuses data from an IMU (100Hz) and wheel encoders (4Hz). ...
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IMU and Magnetometer Conventions in ROS: Sanity check

I am trying to use a system that integrates one IMU and one Magnetometer for an outdoors vehicle, but I am struggling to fully understand some of the conventions used by ROS. I would like for this to ...
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IMU frame transfer to body frame

I am just wondering how do we transfer IMU readings to Body frame? Especially, linear speed and acceleration. In following diagram, the IMU is mounted on one of the surfaces of the body (you can ...
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centimetre accuracy using IMU, is it possible?

I need to track hand movement, most importantly its vertical position to centimetre accuracy. I've tried this with IMU MP6050 but the errors I get from double integration are huge. Is there a way to ...
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Setting Up Navigation Stack with only Odomtery

Hello, I'm trying to set up the navigation stack on a robot possessing only odometry devices (wheel encoder, IMU, and GPS, published to /odom /imu /gps). No camera/...
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position estimation using imu

I have an Inertial Navigation System (INS) that publishes position information in GPS and UTM formats. I have mounted the device on a robot. My objective is to move the robot from location A to ...
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Odometry with robot_localization using GPS and Imu, not encoders

I'm working with a mobile robot with GPS and IMU and I need to get the odometry without encoders so I'm trying to tune the robot_localization pkg for Ros2 Humble using dual ekf and navsat_transform. I'...
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Simulate GPS IMU With Quadcopter Swarm?

I have multiple drones work in swarm formation, i made the quadcopter model and the swarm one. Until now i have the swarm moving in a formation leader-follower and track a predefined trajectory based ...
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ROS2 control, how do I configure the IMU sensor broadcaster in the controller yaml?

So I've managed to implement the hardware interface/abstraction for the imu that is connected to an Arduino mega. Now I have to implement a controller and the one I'd like to use (its the only for imu)...
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Robot Localization does not keep constant trajectory despite rotation-only input with IMU only

I am trying to figure out why the ROS robot localization is giving me weird results from estimating motion for IMU only. It seems that when the robot is moving with constant velocity and a change in ...
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IMU adafruit BNO055 driver for ros2

I hope you're all having a great day! I'm here with a couple of questions regarding IMUs and their drivers: For those familiar with the Adafruit BNO055 IMU connected to an Arduino Uno, which specific ...
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How do you rotate positions from ENU-frame to body frame?

If positions are in the local frame of ENU (or ECEF - either works), how do you rotate that to the body frame of the device? Logically, I thought that I could use the pitch, roll, and yaw angles of ...
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SLAM with IMU with no wheel odometry [closed]

I am working on an autonomous surface vehicle that will navigate through a parkour of buoys. Since I am a beginner at ROS and I mostly depend on tutorials to learn harder topics such as SLAM and ...
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What is ENU frame in IMU?

I'm trying to fuse gps and imu data through the robot_localization package. According to the package description, the robot_localization package assumes an ENU frame for IMU data, which I don't ...
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Which algorithms to locate a static 3D object relative to a moving camera/IMU?

I am using typical setup with camera and IMU as found on a smartphone. Using this, I would like to estimate the relative pose between the camera and an object (for simplicity, let's say a cube). The ...
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How to deal with asynchronous samples in a kalman filter framework multi-sensor fusion?

I have setup a sensor fusion problem to estimate a classical 2d position + orientation of a wheeled mobile robot in an embedded environment. Sensor measurements include: IMU (6axis accl+gyro) @ 40Hz ...
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Inferring joint orientation on multi-joint arm

Not a robotics question in the strictest sense, I guess, but related closely enough, I hope: I have an arm-like articulated two(-plus-one)-joint appliance that I want to use as a 3D input device. It ...
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Converting IMU random walk, bias instability to stddev, bias stddev, etc

I am trying to create an accurate IMU model in Gazebo based off of a real IMU that I am using. The Gyro specs are: Bias instability: 3.5 degrees/hr Angular random walk: 0.1 degrees/sqrt(hr) The ...
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Extended Kalman filter + IMU sensor

I'm trying to implement an extended Kalman filter to the accelerometer and gyroscope. However, the result is not good. It seems to have some errors in my codes. I check the equation and code again but ...
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Why is the noise density of an gyro sensor is represented as (rad/s)/sqrt(Hz) not (rad/s)/Hz

Have been wondering about this always and finally, my curiosity overcame my laziness. I thought the unit for a noise density should be (rad/s)/Hz as the noise density is simply divided by the sampling ...
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Robot localization (IMU + GPS) position Without GPS

I would like to get the GPS position based on the received GPS and the IMU that is at work (base_link). But I would like GPS to be calculated and when the real GPS disappears, that is, calculations ...
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High frequency robot-localization output when fusing GNSS + IMU

I'm in the process of tuning a robot-localization package parameters in my sensor-fusion ROS2 package. I have a dataset from various sensors mounted on a vehicle (IMU, GNSS, Lidar, Rgb Cameras, Radar, ...
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IMU Senosr fusion algorithm of gyro and accelerometer during acceleration of vehicle

Hello so we have a car with 10 IMUs mounted at different locations of the car and the idea is the measure the centripetal force at each location of the car and compare it to each other. We also need ...
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How to perform time-offset calibration use GTSAM in Camera-IMU system?

Assume we have camera poses data and IMU data(which include gyr and acc data) with different timestamps, now I want to estimate this value, I known that this can be done in many ways(EKF,MSCKF), but I ...
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Is it possible to set ZED 2i IMU ENU Frame

I am trying to implement the ZED 2i IMU data into the robot_localization Extended Kalman Filter. The robot_localization package requires the IMU sensor to be in the ENU frame (0 when facing east, and ...
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EKF node do not publish imu data but publish odometry. Humble

I'm new using the robot localization package as you will see on my question below: I'm using Humble with a Differential robot with 2 encoders and IMU wheeltec 9dof. I also have a GNSS but I wont ...
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Unscented Kalman Filter Implementation for Robot Localization using wheel odometry and IMU

I'm trying to implement an unscented Kalman filter algorithm for differential robot localization. The sensors I'm using are wheel encoders and 9-DOF IMU. I've implemented the part of the filter for ...
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How odometry data generated from IMU and motor encoders

I am working on an autonomous robot that needs nav_msgs/Odometry to work with ros navigation stack nav_msgs/Odometry ...
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I am publishing Yaw. I am getting continuous rotation along Z axis

I am reading and publishing Yaw from mpu6050.but i am seeing continuous rotation along Z axis. I am using Rviz to visualize MPU data. although when I actually rotate the sensor I get rotation. below ...
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Compensation of sudden impacts/shocks in adaptive AHRS sensor fusion algorithms

Background I have a 9-DOF MEMS-IMU and trying to estimate the orientation (roll, pitch and yaw) in scenarios (e.g. car crash) where sudden shocks (mainly linear) lead to high external accelerations ...
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How to set up 2D pose with IMU and odometry using robot localization ekf?

I have a differential drive robot, it is a 4wd robot, 2 motors, 2 encoders,s it behaves like a differential robot actually. Odometry from encoders is working well. I'm using ROS2 Humble on ubuntu 22....
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How to integrate IMU9250 with RPLidar A1M8 using ROS 2 Humble

I am trying to integrate IMU9250 with RPLidar A1M8 using ROS 2 Humble. Therefore, I have taken the following steps: Installed Ros2 humble on Raspberry Pi 4 Installed RPLidar A1M8 Launched the RPLidar ...
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robot_localization performance with two IMU+GPS combinations

I use the same config file to compare the performance of two different IMU+GPS fusion for the same experiments. The performance of one pair of the IMU+GPS sensor fusion performs great when ...
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EKF not providing good position estimation

I am working on a robotics project and I am using the package robot_localization in ROS2. I am trying to fuse the wheel odometry and IMU data, but I am struggling a lot to make it work. I've read a ...
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Can you recommend imu sensor?

I am making a self-driving car. I use ros2 humble. I need imu sensor and driver. Can you recommend imu sensor and driver?
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GPS + IMU data and kinematics equations

I have the following data Longitudinal acceleration, $a_x^{IMU}$ Lateral acceleration, $a_y^{IMU}$ Vertical acceleration, $a_z^{IMU}$ Yaw angle, $\psi$ Yaw rate, $\dot{\psi}$ Latitude, $\rightarrow ...
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Aligning Point Cloud with IMU Heading in Sensor Fusion Setup

I'm currently working on a sensor fusion setup involving an IMU that provides absolute orientation with respect to True North and an Ouster Lidar generating PointCloud2 data. The IMU publishes to the ...
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How to fuse orientation from two IMUs in Robot Localization?

I'm working with a setup that includes a 9-axis IMU0 providing absolute orientation with respect to north and a 6-axis IMU1. Upon power-on, the 9-axis IMU0 shows a value relative to north, while the 6-...
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I need IMU file

I am developing a self-driving car using the ros2 humble. I don't have IMU sensor now. https://github.com/CCNYRoboticsLab/imu_tools But I want to see if the codes on this site work properly on my ...
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How to calibrate IMU for large scale deployments possibly using deep neural network

We were testing our visual SLAM algorithm on robots. We were getting poor performance. Then we calculated wite noise and random walk parameters (using kalibr) for the IMU and used it in our algorithm ...

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