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Robot Control Architectures: A Survey

  • Evjola Spaho
  • Keita Matsuo
  • Leonard Barolli
  • Fatos Xhafa
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 253)

Abstract

This paper surveys and analyzes the relevant literature on robot control architectures. The design of an efficient collaborative multi-robot framework that ensures the autonomy and the individual requirements of the involved robots is a very challenging task. This requires designing an efficient platform for inter-robot communication. P2P is a good approach to achieve this goal. P2P aims at making the communication ubiquitous thereby crossing the communication boundary and has many attractive features to use it as a platform for collaborative multi-robot environments.

Keywords

Robot control Survey P2P architectures 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work is supported by a Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research from Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). The authors would like to thank JSPS for the financial support.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Evjola Spaho
    • 1
  • Keita Matsuo
    • 2
  • Leonard Barolli
    • 3
  • Fatos Xhafa
    • 4
  1. 1.Graduate School of EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)FukuokaJapan
  2. 2.Fukuoka Prefectural Kaho-Sogo High SchoolFukuokaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Information and Communication EngineeringFukuoka Institute of Technology (FIT)FukuokaJapan
  4. 4.Department of Languages and Informatics SystemsTechnical University of CataloniaBarcelonaSpain

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