Michael Ferguson

Michael's Articles

Building Maxwell: The Software — Part 3
June 2012
This time, focus is on the various components of the Robot Operating System (ROS) for our mobile manipulator.

Building Maxwell: Mechanics, Electronics — Part 2
May 2012
Taking a look at the development and evolution of the mechanical and electrical side of Maxwell — a mobile robot manipulator.

Dynamixel and ROS: Towards Affordable Manipulators — Part 1
April 2012
Meet some of the cool technology that is available right now that you can use to build a sophisticated sensor-based robot arm for a reasonable price.