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Author Chow-Miller, Ian, author.

Title Sensors and the environment / Ian Chow-Miller.

Publication Info. New York : Cavendish Square Publishing, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Young Adult Materials in Adult Department  YA629.892 CHOW-MILLER    Check Shelf
Description 128 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Robotics
Robotics (Cavendish Square Publishing LLC)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Making sense of sensors -- Selecting a sensor -- Attaching your sensors -- Commanding your robot -- Where do we go from here?
Summary Robots don t have senses, but they do have sensors that enable them to interact with their environment. This book describes the many kinds of sensors, how they work, and how to use them to get your robot to do what you want. There is also an example of the way sensors are used to get machines to perform complex tasks. Diagrams, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Infographics, Sidebars.
Subject Robotics -- Equipment and supplies -- Juvenile literature.
Detectors -- Juvenile literature.
Robots -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Robots -- Error detection and recovery -- Juvenile literature.
robots design and construction.
Robotics equipment and supplies.
Robots -- Error detection and recovery.
Detectors. (OCoLC)fst00891594
Robots -- Design and construction. (OCoLC)fst01099054
Robots -- Error detection and recovery. (OCoLC)fst01099057
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Other Form: Online version: Chow-Miller, Ian. Sensors and the environment. New York : Cavendish Square Publishing, [2017] 9781502619396 (DLC) 2016023625
ISBN 9781502619389 (library bound)
1502619385 (library bound)
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