publication . Book . 2009

Accurate robot simulation

Nehmzow, U.; Kerr, D.; Billings, S.A.;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2009
  • Publisher: Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, University of Sheffield
  • Country: United Kingdom
Robot simulators are valuable tools for researchers\ud to develop control code in a fast and efficient manner without spending time setting up physical experiments. Most simulators, however, do not model the real world accurately. As a consequence, when a program is run on a real robot it may behave differently from when run in simulation. In this paper we present a method of developing\ud a robot simulator that models the operation of a real robot in a real environment accurately, using real robot data and system identification to construct the simulator's model.
arXiv: Computer Science::Robotics

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