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Introduction

  • Gianluca Antonelli
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Part of the Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics book series (STAR, volume 123)

Abstract

It is during the fifteenth century that the systematic design of underwater vehicles starts engaging the scientists of the era. Figure 1.1 reports a draw by Roberto Valturio, an Italian historian lived from 1405 to 1475.

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  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell’InformazioneUniversità di Cassino e Lazio MeridionaleCassinoItaly

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