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  1. Richard C. Dorf Editor-in-Chief and
  2. Shimon Y. Nof Consulting Editor
  1. Ray E. Davis Jr.1,
  2. Timothy J. Bublick2,
  3. Daniel E. Whitney3,
  4. Anil K. Jain4,
  5. Sandra Pfister5,
  6. Fred Aminzadeh6,
  7. Jerry W. Saveriano7,
  8. David P. Miller8,
  9. Alfred J. Baker9,
  10. Marilyn Dulitzky10,
  11. Francis Farrell10,
  12. R. Meenakshi Sundaram11,
  13. John F. Laszcz12,
  14. John Watteau13,
  15. Alan Redford14,
  16. Steven E. Smith15,
  17. Gary K. Poock16,
  18. William A. Gruver17,
  19. Barry I. Soroka18,
  20. Andrew Kusiak19,
  21. H. Gomaa20,21,
  22. S. Imtiaz Ahmad22 and
  23. Hiroyuki Miyamoto23

Published Online: 1 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172308.ch7

International Encyclopedia of Robotics: Applications and Automation, Volume 2

International Encyclopedia of Robotics: Applications and Automation, Volume 2

How to Cite

Davis, R. E., Bublick, T. J., Whitney, D. E., Jain, A. K., Pfister, S., Aminzadeh, F., Saveriano, J. W., Miller, D. P., Baker, A. J., Dulitzky, M., Farrell, F., Sundaram, R. M., Laszcz, J. F., Watteau, J., Redford, A., Smith, S. E., Poock, G. K., Gruver, W. A., Soroka, B. I., Kusiak, A., Gomaa, H., Ahmad, S. I. and Miyamoto, H. (1988) P, in International Encyclopedia of Robotics: Applications and Automation, Volume 2 (eds R. C. Dorf and S. Y. Nof), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172308.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chesebrough Ponds, Inc., Clinton, Connecticut, USA

  2. 2

    The DeVilbiss Company, Toledo, Ohio, USA

  3. 3

    The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

  4. 4

    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA

  5. 5

    Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

  6. 6

    Unocal Corporation, Brea, California, USA

  7. 7

    Saveriano & Associates, Carlsbad, California, USA

  8. 8

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA

  9. 9

    New York City Police Department, New York, New York, USA

  10. 10

    Thomas J. Lipton, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA

  11. 11

    Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tennessee, USA

  12. 12

    IBM, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

  13. 13

    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA

  14. 14

    University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom

  15. 15

    Triplex, Torrance, California, USA

  16. 16

    Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA

  17. 17

    University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

  18. 18

    Computer Science Department, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California, USA

  19. 19

    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

  20. 20

    Wang Institute of Graduate Studies, Tyngsboro, Massachusetts, USA

  21. 21

    George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

  22. 22

    Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA

  23. 23

    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Tokyo Women's Medical College, Tokyo, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471635130

Online ISBN: 9780470172308

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Keywords:

  • product handling requirements;
  • human worker relations improvement;
  • pre-programmed plug-in modules;
  • early manufacturing involvement (EMI);
  • second-generation robot programming language

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Packaging with Robots

  • Painting

  • Part-Mating Theory

  • Path Planning

  • Pattern Recognition

  • Personnel, Robotics

  • Petroleum Industry, Robots in

  • Pioneers of Robotics

  • Planning and Problem Solving

  • Police Robots

  • Precision Instruments Industry, Robots in

  • Process Planning

  • Product Design

  • Productivity

  • Programmable Assembly

  • Programmable Controllers

  • Programming by Voice

  • Programming, High Level Languages

  • Programming, Off-Line Languages

  • Programming of Multiple Robot Systems

  • Programming, Task and Motion

  • Prosthetics