Recurrent Neural Networks in a Mobile Robot Navigation Task

  • Branko Šter


Recurrent neural networks are applied to the forward modeling of the sensory-motor flow of a miniature mobile robot. It is shown that the robot is able to predict the sensory flow a few steps ahead, which suffices for simple environments. The proposed method requires mainly topological information (little geometrical information is used), simplifying the problem considerably.


Mobile Robot Recurrent Neural Network Obstacle Avoidance Sensory Output Sensory Flow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Branko Šter
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  1. 1.Faculty of Computer and Information ScienceUniversity of LjubljanaSlovenia

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