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PIC Robotics: A Beginner's Guide to Robotics Projects Using the PIC Microby John Iovine
Synopses & Reviews
Here's everything the robotics hobbyist needs to harness the power of the PICMicro MCU!
In this heavily-illustrated resource, author John Iovine provides plans and complete parts lists for 11 easy-to-build robots each with a PICMicro "brain.” The expertly written coverage of the PIC Basic Computer makes programming a snap — and lots of fun.
*Combines the power of the PICMicro MCU with amateur robotics *Includes illustrated plans for 11 robots each with a PICMicro "brain" *Provides complete parts lists for all projects *Coverage of the PIC Basic Computer makes programming a snap
About the Author
John Iovine is the author of several popular TAB titles that explore the frontiers of scientific research. He has written Homemade Holograms: The Complete Guide to Inexpensive, Do-It-Yourself Holography; Robots, Androids, and Animatrons: 12 Incredible Projects You Can Build, considered a cult classic; Kirlian Photography: A Hands-On Guide; Fantastic Electronics: Build Your Own Negative-Ion Generator and Other Projects; and A Step Into Virtual Reality. Mr. Iovine has also written extensively for Popular Electronics, Nuts & Volts, Electronics Now, and other periodicals.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Robot IntelligenceChapter 2. Installing the CompilerChapter 3. Installing THE EPIC SoftwareChapter 4. CodeDesignerChapter 5. Using DOS to Code, Compile, and ProgramChapter 6. Testing the PIC MicrocontrollerChapter 7. IntelligenceChapter 8. Walter's TurtleChapter 9. Braitenberg VehiclesChapter 10. Hexapod WalkerChapter 11. Speech RecognitionChapter 12. Robotic ArmChapter 13. Bi-Pedal Walker RobotChapter 14. Robotic Vision SystemSuppliersIndex
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