TITLE

Mechanical personnel

AUTHOR(S)
ROBERTS, MARY ROSE
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Feb2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In the article, the author discusses the use of robots to collect critical situational-awareness intelligence as a means to counter the increasing use of explosives against civilians in the U.S. by terrorists. The National Institute of Standards and Technology's Kate Remley said that robots can be feasibly used for such purpose. She, however, cites several problems on the use of wireless systems to control the robots, including the reduction of signal strength when inside the building or far places.
ACCESSION #
48240690

 

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