Humanoid Robot Design

  • Xueling Zhao
  • Shouquan Bian
  • Liguo Hao
  • Peng Zhao
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 246)


The paper introduces the design process of the mini-type humanoid robot. According to the human morphological characteristics and the principle of bionics, the robot structure close to the proportion of human body size is designed. And the DOF (Degree of Freedom) configuration scheme in accordance with functional requirements of the robot is designed by using the principle of least DOF. The controller of the steering engine is designed to cooperate with the PC in order to control the humanoid robot, and it can transform the commands transmitted by the PC into signals controlling the steering engine. The experimental results show that the humanoid robot is able to complete the corresponding action and realize the dancing demonstration.


Humanoid robot Steering engine AVR 



This work was supported by Tianjin University of Technology and Education Foundation (No.KYQD10004).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xueling Zhao
    • 1
  • Shouquan Bian
    • 1
  • Liguo Hao
    • 2
  • Peng Zhao
    • 1
  1. 1.Join Lab of Information Sensing and Intelligent ControllingTianjin University of Technology and EducationTianjinChina
  2. 2.Engineering Training CenterTianjin University of Technology and EducationTianjinChina

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