Sociorobot World : A Guided Tour for All

This book makes a consolidated guided tour to the world of sociorobots (social or socialized robots). Sociorobots and assistive robots provide entertainment, assistance to the handicapped, companionship to the elderly, and health care to autistic children and people with dementia among others. The b...

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Main Author: Tzafestas, Spyros
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2016, 2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Series:Intelligent Systems, Control and Automation: Science and Engineering
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Background Concepts
  • Intelligent Control System Architectures
  • Sociorobot Learning
  • Human-Robot Social Interaction
  • Walking Anthropomorphic Sociorobots
  • Wheeled Mobile Anthropomorphic Sociorobots
  • Fixed-Place Anthropomorphic Sociorobots
  • Zoomorphic Sociorobots
  • Sociorobot Field Studies
  • Complementary Sociorobot Issues