Introduction to Robotics

END3244 INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS

Spring 2017

Syllabus

 

General Information

Prerequisites

General engineering mechanics, engineering mathematics, system dynamics, and linear algebra.

 

Homeworks

There will be voluntary homeworks throughout the semester to understand and grasp the subjects.

 

Attendance

Minimum 70%.

 
 


Instructor

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Â. Yurdun Orbak

Room Y315

orbak@uludag.edu.tr

 

Student Meeting Hours

Mondays TBD

 

 

 

Lecture Time/Place

Mondays 13:00 - 14:35  /  YLAB1

 

 

Grading Policy

Midterm Exam                          40%

Final                                         60%

 

Week

Subjects

(1)

General information on robots (What is a robot?, different types of robots, etc.)

(2)

Motion control system

(3)

Position measurement

(4)

Robot kinematics and transformation matrices

(5)

Denavit-Hartenberg tables

(6)

Robot statics and dynamics

(7)

Robot control

(8)

Robot programming

(9)

Work-time diagrams

(10)

Robot design fundamentals

(11)

Economical analysis of robots

(12)

Special topics in robotics (Vision, hearing, etc.)

 

Textbooks

·       K. S. Fu, R. C. Gonzales ve C. S. G. Lee, “Robotics: Control, Sensing, Vision and Intelligence”, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1987. ISBN: 0-07-022625-3.

·       H. Asada ve J. J. Slotine, “Robot Analysis and Control”, John Wiley and Sons, 1985.

·       L. Sciavicco ve B. Siciliano, “Modeling and Control of Robot Manipulators”, McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 1996. ISBN: 0-07-057217-8.

References

·       İbrahim Yüksel, “Sistem Dinamiği”, 1997.

·       A. J. Chipperfeld ve P. J. Fleming, “Matlab Toolboxes and Application for Control”, Peter Pergrinus Ltd., 1993.

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