Adaptive Control of Modular Robots

  • Alexander V. Demin
  • Evgenii E. VityaevEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 636)


This paper proposes a learning control system of modular systems with a large number of degrees of freedom based on joint learning of modules, starting with finding the common control rules for all modules and finishing with their subsequent specification in accordance with the ideas of the semantic probabilistic inference. With an interactive 3D simulator, a number of successful experiments were carried out to train three robot models: snake-like robot, multiped robot and trunk-like robot. Pilot studies have shown that the approach proposed is quite effective and can be used to control the complex modular systems with many degrees of freedom.


Control system Patterns detection Knowledge elicitation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Informatics Systems SB RASNovosibirskRussia
  2. 2.Sobolev Institute of MathematicsNovosibirskRussia

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