By Topic

Comparison of Basic Visual Servoing Methods

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Janabi-Sharifi, F. ; Dept. of Mech. & Ind. Eng., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada ; Lingfeng Deng ; Wilson, William J.

In this paper, comparison of the position-based and image-based robot visual servoing methods is investigated, with an emphasis on the system stability, robustness, sensitivity, and dynamic performance in the Cartesian and image spaces. A common comparison framework using both predefined and taught references is defined in the context of the sensory task space robot control approach. The camera, target, and robot modeling errors in the system are considered in the comparison. Both methods are shown to be locally asymptotically stable and locally robust with respect to modeling errors. While the two methods are shown to be comparable and sensitive to the camera and target modeling errors when using predefined references, they are insensitive to these errors when using taught references. However, the system Cartesian and image trajectories and time-to-converge are affected by the camera, target, and robot modeling errors regardless of the type of references. Finally, other fundamental characteristics of the two methods including sensory task space singularity and local minima, motion coupling, and implementation issues are also compared. The comparison results are verified in simulations.

Published in:

Mechatronics, IEEE/ASME Transactions on  (Volume:16 ,  Issue: 5 )