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Flow of electric charge - typically movement of charge carriers, such as electrons. Measured in amperes (A).
the use of various control systems for operating equipment such as machinery, processes in factories, boilers and heat treating ovens, switching on telephone networ…
an open source, UNIX-like operating system available for a variety of platforms, including a number of embedded hardware for robotics and other applications.
Quantity causing acceleration in the state space of a mechanical system.
the latest installation in the [Mindstorms](https://robotics.stackexchange.com/tags/mindstorms) line launched by LEGO. The NXT includes many improvements over the old RXC line, including a smar…
a branch of robotics. Underwater robots can be autonomous, or they can be remotely operated. This is an emerging science, which has become more popular with evolving technology.…
3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing (AM), refers to processes used to synthesize a three-dimensional object in which successive layers of material are formed under computer control to cr…
any device that can measure the distance from the observer – the device itself – from a target. This includes sonar, LIDAR, 2D and 3D laser range scanners, time-of-flight cameras, etc…
the process of determining the position and orientation of a robot by analyzing the associated camera images.
what removes noise and other unwanted components from the useful signal. It can be analog or digital filter and also there are many software implemented filters.
Creating a 3-dimensional model of an object or scene from sensor input data.
SONAR stands for SOund Navigation And Ranging, it is a technique that uses sound waves to detect objects or to navigate.
a popular robotics line launched by LEGO. The kits include software and hardware to create small, customizable, and programmable robots. Each kit includes a programmable 'Brick' computer…
a computerized system composed of multiple interacting intelligent agents within an environment.
a technique wherein an agent improves its performance via interaction with its environment. For this reason it is a commonly used machine learning technique in robotics.
A two-wire bi-directional master/slave data-bus
Optimization of a system by altering the mathematical parameters or coefficients of one or more of the system's models.
Visual servoing, also known as vision-based robot control and abbreviated VS, is a technique which uses feedback information extracted from a vision sensor (visual feedback) to control the motion of a…