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Controlling mobile robots in distributed intelligent sensor network

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2 Author(s)
Joo-Ho Lee ; Dept. of Manage. Sci., Tokyo Univ. of Sci., Japan ; Hashimoto, H.

Mobile robots need sufficient sensors and information on the environment in order to navigate. In this paper, we propose a system of mobile robots, which is controlled in a distributed intelligent sensor network. In such a networked space, the environment is divided by distributed sensors. Each area is monitored by a distributed sensor device, which connects with other distributed sensor devices and robots throughout the network. As a result, the mobile robots are able to accomplish tasks simply by following orders from the sensor devices in the networked environment, although the mobile robots are not self-contained with information on the environment and sensors for self-positioning and control. We test several situations to verify the proposed system.

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Industrial Electronics, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:50 ,  Issue: 5 )