Climbing and Walking Robots and the Support Technologies for Mobile Machines
Phillippe Bidaud, Faiz Ben Amar
John Wiley & Sons, Nov 8, 2002 - Technology & Engineering - 1029 pages
The interest in climbing and walking robots has increased over recent years, addressing advanced application fields such as exploration/intervention in extreme environments, personal services, emergency rescue operations, transportation, entertainment among others, and to envisage robots evolving into electromechanical replicas of ourselves.
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