Is LiDAR in Your Robot’s Future?

Is LiDAR in Your Robot’s Future?

By John Blankenship    View In Digital Edition  


LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) is finally becoming an affordable replacement for the IR and ultrasonic ranging sensors typically used on hobby robots. This series of articles will help you decide if LiDAR is in your robot’s future by exploring your options and even simulating a LiDAR point cloud, so you can experiment without purchasing hardware.

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