Method and system for remote control of mobile robot

  • US 20010037163A1
  • Filed: 05/01/2001
  • Published: 11/01/2001
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/01/2000
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method for enabling a user to tele-operate a robot, the method comprising the steps of:

  • (a) providing image information representative of a region around the robot;

    (b) providing, using the image information, a user-perceptible image representative of the region around the robot;

    (c) enabling the user to designate in the image one or more targets toward which the robot should move; and

    (d) enabling the robot to move toward the target.

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