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Maze solving robot with automated obstacle avoidance

Kumar, Rahul and Jitoko, Peni and Kumar , Sumeet and Pillay, Krishneel and Prakash, Pratish and Sagar, Asneet and Singh, Ram and Mehta, Utkal V. (2017) Maze solving robot with automated obstacle avoidance. Procedia Computer Science, 105 . pp. 57-61. ISSN 18770509

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    Abstract

    A quick development of innovation moves us to plan the best choice for an accurate mission. Numerous independent automated innovations are intimated in the lives of individuals making their work much easier. It has been seen that automated vehicles are presented so far, with shrewd abilities after enormous measures of cash spent yearly on the examination. Here in this paper, autonomous maze solving robot is developed with independent mapping and localization skill. Firstly, the maze solving vehicle is designed with three infrared sensors of which two is used for wall detection to avoid collision and the third is for obstacle detection for picking and placing the objects to clear its pathway with the help of robotic arm. Also, it desires to use robot where an environment unreachable for human. In addition, there are also places where use of robots is the only way to achieve a goal. For this, appropriate placement of sensory devices is very critical. We have successfully implemented a maze solving ability onto the robot so called MazeBot. It has been tested that the robot can solve the maze successfully without any interruption with the walls and the objects. In this design, the accuracy of measurements and the real-time processing allied with minimum processing power are the key components in overall embedded design.

    Item Type: Journal Article
    Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > Robotics and Automation
    Divisions: Faculty of Science, Technology and Environment (FSTE) > School of Engineering and Physics
    Depositing User: Utkal Mehta
    Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2017 12:51
    Last Modified: 07 Mar 2017 12:51
    URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/9653
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