- Code ENGN6627
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Engineering
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Engineering
- Areas of interest Engineering
This course provides an in depth study of the fundamentals of modern robotics. The material covers both standard robotic manipulators and modern mobile robots. Material covered includes study of the kinematics and dynamics robotic manipulators and mobile robots, spatial orientation representations, Denavit-Hartenberg link descriptions, forward and inverse kinematics, Jacobian rate and static force relations, singularities, recursive Newton-Euler and Lagrange dynamics algorithms as well as trajectory planning for classical manipulators. Additional material on filtering and design of mobile robotic platforms is covered with an emphasis on integration of the sensing and control systems with the mechanical design.
Assignments (30%); Laboratories (20%); Reading Report & Seminar (50%)
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Requisite and Incompatibility
- M. Spong, S. Hutchinson and M. Vidyasager, Robot Modelling and Control, Wiley, 2006.
Other books that may be useful:
- M. Spong, M. Vidyasager, Robot Dynamics and Control, Wiley.
- Sciavicco and Siciliano, Modelling and Control of Robotic Manipulators, Springer
- J. Angeles, Fundamentals of Robotic Mechanical Systems, Mechanical Engineering Series.
- Craig, Introduction to Robotics: Mechanics and Control, Addison-Wesley.
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7578||21 Jul 2014||08 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|