Focuses on robotic hands and the control of robot arms and flexible fixturing. This multiauthored work provides a detailed overview of many aspects including: a variety of novel simulation methods used to graphically portray the grasps and tasks the now famous robotic hand from MIT carries out in practice, a new computer-assisted approach to the planning of form closure grasps and gripper design, manipulator dynamics modelling, computer-aided control system design, the application of 'dynamic linearization' to a kinematically redundant planar manipulator, use of dynamic equations and control algorithms for a parallel link manipulator, automation and flexibility in fixturing processes through design of modular and adaptable fixtures which can be robot operated. The final paper describes a flexible robotic system for sheet metal drilling and evaluation of the performance of that system through analysis and experimentation.
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Book Description Pergamon, 1989. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP81070572
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800803719624.0
Book Description Pergamon. Book Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-T-029-00629
Book Description Pergamon, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-004-56-6455006