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Comparative Study of Three Different Path Tracking Controls in Mobile Robots

by Abel Garcia-b., Cristian G. Perez-t., Eduardo S. Espinoza-q., Francisco R. Trejo-m., Luis E. Ramos-v., Hugo Romero-t., Jesus M. Munoz-p.
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 74 - Number 5
Year of Publication: 2013
Authors: Abel Garcia-b., Cristian G. Perez-t., Eduardo S. Espinoza-q., Francisco R. Trejo-m., Luis E. Ramos-v., Hugo Romero-t., Jesus M. Munoz-p.
10.5120/12885-9823

Abel Garcia-b., Cristian G. Perez-t., Eduardo S. Espinoza-q., Francisco R. Trejo-m., Luis E. Ramos-v., Hugo Romero-t., Jesus M. Munoz-p. . Comparative Study of Three Different Path Tracking Controls in Mobile Robots. International Journal of Computer Applications. 74, 5 ( July 2013), 47-51. DOI=10.5120/12885-9823

@article{ 10.5120/12885-9823,
author = { Abel Garcia-b., Cristian G. Perez-t., Eduardo S. Espinoza-q., Francisco R. Trejo-m., Luis E. Ramos-v., Hugo Romero-t., Jesus M. Munoz-p. },
title = { Comparative Study of Three Different Path Tracking Controls in Mobile Robots },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { July 2013 },
volume = { 74 },
number = { 5 },
month = { July },
year = { 2013 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 47-51 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume74/number5/12885-9823/ },
doi = { 10.5120/12885-9823 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A Abel Garcia-b.
%A Cristian G. Perez-t.
%A Eduardo S. Espinoza-q.
%A Francisco R. Trejo-m.
%A Luis E. Ramos-v.
%A Hugo Romero-t.
%A Jesus M. Munoz-p.
%T Comparative Study of Three Different Path Tracking Controls in Mobile Robots
%J International Journal of Computer Applications
%@ 0975-8887
%V 74
%N 5
%P 47-51
%D 2013
%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

This paper presents a comparative study of three different path tracking control laws for the formation of a group of nonholonomic mobile robots. By introducing a uni?ed error of the formation and trajectory tracking using; the dynamic feedback linearization control [1], dynamic-static feedback linearization control [2] and nonlinear time-invariant control [3] are compared. The simulations results show that the dynamic-static feedback linearization technique presents a stable tracking with smoother behaviour and avoiding discontinuities for tracking trajectory of the robot leader. Finally, this method was implemented experimentally in three different paths formatting a simple triangle with three mobile robots in a leader-follower type motion. Moreover, the analysis in this paper reveals some important issues raising that the following control on this system can be extended to underactuated AUVs in future work.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Multiple robot system formation path tracking nonlinear control law