Web-Based Control and Robotics Education by S. G. Tzafestas

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Subjects:

  • Engineering,
  • Control engineering systems,
  • Physics,
  • System theory

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Statementedited by Spyros Tzafestas
SeriesIntelligent Systems, Control and Automation: Science and Engineering -- 38
ContributionsSpringerLink (Online service)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL25554853M
ISBN 109789048125043, 9789048125050

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Web-Based Control and Robotics Education He has published 30 edited research books, 60 book chapters and over Journal and Conference technical papers in the field of control, robotics and Intelligent Systems. He has been the coordinator of national and EU projects in the fields of IT, Intelligent systems, robotics, control and CIM.

This is the first book of its kind in control and robotics aims to enhance technological and educational skills with the ultimate goal to encourage web-based control and robotics.

Preface; Contributors ; Outline of the Book; Terminology; Chapter 1: Teaching Control and Robotics Using the Web, by Spyros G. Tzafestas; Introduction; Review of the Web-Based Control and Robotics Educational Platforms ; Web Telerobotics and Internet Delay; General Characteristics of Web-based Virtual Laboratories; General Characteristics of.

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