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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781465475848
Publisher: DK
Publication date: 09/18/2018
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 181,431
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

08 Foreword
 
THE RISE OF ROBOTS
12 What Is a Robot?
14 How Robots Work
16 Ancient Automata
18 Advanced Automata
20 Rise of Real Robotics
22 Robots in Culture
24 Modern Robots
26 Types of Robot
 
IN THE HOME
30 MiRo
32 SpotMini
34 Legs, Wheels, and Tracks
36 EXOTrainer
38 Zenbo
40 Home Helpers
42 Wheelie 7
44 Cozmo
46 Robot Intelligence
48 Leka
 
AT WORK
52 LBR iiwa
54 Baxter
56 Online Programming
58 Da Vinci Surgical System
60 Hard at Work
62 Offline Programming
64 Kilobots
 
EVERYDAY BOTS
70 Pepper
72 Gita
74 Higher Intelligence
76 iCub
80 Sophia
82 Robot World
84 YuMi
86 Robotic Kitchen
88 Zeno
90 NAO
94 MegaBots
96 PARO
98 BionicOpter
100 FFZERO1
 
GOING TO EXTREMES
104 OceanOne
106 Sensors and Data
108 BionicANTs
112 Octobot
114 Extreme Bots
116 eMotionButterflies
118 Unusual Moves
120 Eelume
124 BionicKangaroo
126 Acting on Data
128 RoboBees
 
HERO BOTS
132 Mars 2020
134 Finding a Way
136 Little Ripper Lifesaver
138 Method-2
140 Danger Zones
142 Guardian™ S
144 Chimp
148 Figuring Terrain
150 R5 Valkyrie
 
152 Glossary
156 Index
160 Acknowledgments

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