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1999

  • V. Kumar and C. Chen, “Motion Planning for Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain,” Journal of Robotic Systems, vol. 16, iss. 10, pp. 527-545, 1999.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{CC:99,
    Title = {Motion Planning for Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Chen},
    Journal = {Journal of Robotic Systems},
    Year = {1999},
    Number = {10},
    Pages = {527-545},
    Volume = {16},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:51:55 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:52:29 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, C. Croke, and M. Zefran, “Metrics and Connections for Rigid Body Kinematics,” International Journal of Robotics Research, vol. 18, iss. 2, pp. 243-258, 1999.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{CC:MZ:99,
    Title = {Metrics and Connections for Rigid Body Kinematics},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Croke and M. Zefran},
    Journal = {International Journal of Robotics Research},
    Year = {1999},
    Month = {February},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {243-258},
    Volume = {18},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:41:04 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:42:06 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. Desai, “Motion Planning of Nonholonomic Cooperating Mobile Manipulators,” Journal of Robotic Systems, vol. 16, iss. 10, pp. 557-579, 1999.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{JD:99,
    Title = {Motion Planning of Nonholonomic Cooperating Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai},
    Journal = {Journal of Robotic Systems},
    Year = {1999},
    Number = {10},
    Pages = {557-579},
    Volume = {16},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:48:33 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:49:07 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and V. Krovi, “Design and Control of a Hybrid Mobility System,” ASME Trans. Journal of Mechanical Design, vol. 121, iss. 3, pp. 448-455, 1999.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{VK:99,
    Title = {Design and Control of a Hybrid Mobility System},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi},
    Journal = {ASME Trans. Journal of Mechanical Design},
    Year = {1999},
    Month = {September},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {448-455},
    Volume = {121},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:44:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:44:56 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, V. Krovi, G. K. Ananthasuresh, and J-M. Vezien, “Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids,” ASME Trans. Journal of Mechanical Design, vol. 121, iss. 3, pp. 456-458, 1999.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{VK:GA:JMV:99,
    Title = {Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi and G. K. Ananthasuresh and J-M. Vezien},
    Journal = {ASME Trans. Journal of Mechanical Design},
    Year = {1999},
    Month = {September},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {456-458},
    Volume = {121},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:45:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:46:48 -0400}
    }

1998

  • V. Kumar, H. Bruyninckx, and S. Demey, “A Generalized Measure for the Stability of Compliant Grasps,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{HB:SD:98,
    Title = {A Generalized Measure for the Stability of Compliant Grasps},
    Author = {V. Kumar and H. Bruyninckx and S. Demey},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:25:22 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:26:16 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C. Chen, “Motion Planning for Walking Vehicles Using Ordinal Optimization,” IEEE Robotics and Automation Magazine, vol. 5, iss. 2, pp. 22-32, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{CC:98,
    Title = {Motion Planning for Walking Vehicles Using Ordinal Optimization},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Chen},
    Journal = {IEEE Robotics and Automation Magazine},
    Year = {1998},
    Month = {June},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {22-32},
    Volume = {5},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:42:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:42:57 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, C. Croke, and M. Zefran, “Generation of Smooth Three-Dimensional Rigid Body Motions,” IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, vol. 14, iss. 4, pp. 576-589, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{CC:MZ:98,
    Title = {Generation of Smooth Three-Dimensional Rigid Body Motions},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Croke and M. Zefran},
    Journal = {IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Month = {Aug},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {576-589},
    Volume = {14},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:40:09 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:40:58 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, J. Desai, and J. Ostrowski, “Control of Formations for Multiple Robots,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:JO:98,
    Title = {Control of Formations for Multiple Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai and J. Ostrowski},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:21:58 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:23:21 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and T. Sugar, “Decentralized Control of Cooperating Mobile Manipulators,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{TS:98,
    Title = {Decentralized Control of Cooperating Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and T. Sugar},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:23:26 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:25:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Rigid Body Motion Interpolation,” Computer Aided Design, vol. 30, iss. 3, pp. 179-189, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{FIX..ISSUE3,
    Title = {Rigid Body Motion Interpolation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Journal = {Computer Aided Design},
    Year = {1998},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {179-189},
    Volume = {30},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:37:29 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:39:45 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Rigid Body Motion Interpolation,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:98,
    Title = {Rigid Body Motion Interpolation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:26:27 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:27:26 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and W. S. Howard, “On the 6×6 Stiffness Matrix for Three-Dimensional Motions,” Journal of Mechanism and Machine Theory, vol. 33, iss. 4, pp. 389-408, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{MZ:WH:98,
    Title = {On the 6x6 Stiffness Matrix for Three-Dimensional Motions},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and W. S. Howard},
    Journal = {Journal of Mechanism and Machine Theory},
    Year = {1998},
    Month = {May},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {389-408},
    Volume = {33},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:36:01 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:37:20 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and J. Ostrowski, “Intelligent Motion Planning and Control,” in Handbook of Industrial Robotics, S. Nof, Ed., John Wiley and Sons, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{MZ:JO:98,
    Title = {Intelligent Motion Planning and Control},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and J. Ostrowski},
    Booktitle = {Handbook of Industrial Robotics},
    Publisher = {John Wiley and Sons},
    Year = {1998},
    Editor = {S. Nof},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:41:18 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-05 05:50:22 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, H. Zhang, and J. Ostrowski, “Motion Planning under Uncertainty,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{HZ:JO:98a,
    Title = {Motion Planning under Uncertainty},
    Author = {V. Kumar and H. Zhang and J. Ostrowski},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:18:35 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:20:16 -0400}
    }
  • H. Zhang, V. Kumar, and J. Ostrowski, “Motion Planning under Uncertainty,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Leuven, Belgium, 1998.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{HZ:JO:98,
    Title = {Motion Planning under Uncertainty},
    Author = {Zhang, H. and Kumar, V. and Ostrowski, J.},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1998},
    Address = {Leuven, Belgium},
    Month = {May 16-21},
    Publisher = {IEEE},
    Date-added = {2009-01-15 18:24:06 -0500},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-02 05:20:01 -0400}
    }

1997

  • V. Kumar, R. Bajcsy, D. Metaxas, W. Harwin, and R. Mahoney, “Rapid Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids for the Physically Disabled,” in NSF Design and Manufacturing, Seattle, WA, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{RB:DM:WH:RM:97,
    Title = {Rapid Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids for the Physically Disabled},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajcsy and D. Metaxas and W. Harwin and R. Mahoney},
    Booktitle = {NSF Design and Manufacturing},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Seattle, WA},
    Month = {January},
    Series = {Grantees Conference},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:59:11 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:01:10 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. Desai, “Nonholonomic Motion Planning of Multiple Mobile Manipulators,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:97,
    Title = {Nonholonomic Motion Planning of Multiple Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Albuquerque, New Mexico},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:02:26 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:02:58 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. Desai, “Experimental investigation of planar two-arm friction assisted grasping tasks,” in Sixth Annual Symposium on Haptics Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems, Dallas, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:97a,
    Title = {Experimental investigation of planar two-arm friction assisted grasping tasks},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai},
    Booktitle = {Sixth Annual Symposium on Haptics Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Dallas},
    Month = {Nov},
    Series = {ASME Winter Annual Meeting},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:11:47 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:12:37 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, J. Desai, and J. Ostrowski, “Optimal Gait Selection for Nonholonomic Locomotion Systems,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JO:JD:97,
    Title = {Optimal Gait Selection for Nonholonomic Locomotion Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai and J. Ostrowski},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Albuquerque, New Mexico},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:06:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:08:02 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, E. A. Henis, M. Zefran, and G. J. Garvin, “Two Arm Trajectory Planning in a Manipulation Task,” Journal of Biological Cybernetics, vol. 76, pp. 53-62, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{EH:MZ:GG:97,
    Title = {Two Arm Trajectory Planning in a Manipulation Task},
    Author = {V. Kumar and E. A. Henis and M. Zefran and G. J. Garvin},
    Journal = {Journal of Biological Cybernetics},
    Year = {1997},
    Pages = {53-62},
    Volume = {76},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:56:19 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:57:49 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and P. Kraus, “Rigid Body Collisions,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1997, pp. 1382-1387.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{PK:97,
    Title = {Rigid Body Collisions},
    Author = {V. Kumar and P. Kraus},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Albuquerque, New Mexico},
    Month = {April},
    Pages = {1382-1387},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:03:05 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:05:45 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, P. Kraus, and A. Fredricsson, “Modeling of Frictional Contacts for Dynamic Simulation,” in International Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS’97), Grenoble, France, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{PK:AF:97,
    Title = {Modeling of Frictional Contacts for Dynamic Simulation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and P. Kraus and A. Fredricsson},
    Booktitle = {International Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS'97)},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Grenoble, France},
    Month = {Sep},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:11:02 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:11:43 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, V. Krovi, and G. K. Ananthasuresh, “Synthesis of Coupled Multi-Link Serial Chain Mechanisms,” in Proceedings of the 5th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:GA:97,
    Title = {Synthesis of Coupled Multi-Link Serial Chain Mechanisms},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi and G. K. Ananthasuresh},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference},
    Year = {1997},
    Month = {Oct},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:14:59 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:16:34 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, V. Krovi, G. K. Ananthasuresh, and J-M. Vezien, “Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids,” in Proceedings of the 1997 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences, Sacramento, California, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:GA:JZ:97,
    Title = {Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi and G. K. Ananthasuresh and J-M. Vezien},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1997 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Sacramento, California},
    Month = {September},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:12:41 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:13:42 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, V. Krovi, P. Feehery, T. Heinrichs, and J. Ternus, “Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids,” in Proceedings of the 5th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:PF:TH:JT:97,
    Title = {Design and Virtual Prototyping of Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi and P. Feehery and T. Heinrichs and J. Ternus},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference},
    Year = {1997},
    Month = {Oct},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:16:52 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:18:13 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, T. Rahman, and V. Krovi, “Assistive Devices for People with Motor Disabilities,” in Wiley Encyclopedia for Electrical and Electronics Engineers, J. Webster, Ed., Wiley, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{TR:KV:97,
    Title = {Assistive Devices for People with Motor Disabilities},
    Author = {V. Kumar and T. Rahman and V. Krovi},
    Booktitle = {Wiley Encyclopedia for Electrical and Electronics Engineers},
    Publisher = {Wiley},
    Year = {1997},
    Editor = {J. Webster},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:39:52 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-05 06:02:08 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and N. Sarkar, “Control of Contact Interactions with Acatastatic Nonholonomic Constraints,” International Journal of Robotics Research, vol. 16, iss. 3, pp. 357-374, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{XY:NS:97,
    Title = {Control of Contact Interactions with Acatastatic Nonholonomic Constraints},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and N. Sarkar},
    Journal = {International Journal of Robotics Research},
    Year = {1997},
    Month = {June},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {357-374},
    Volume = {16},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:55:19 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-02 05:19:04 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and N. Sarkar, “Dynamic Control of 3-D Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation,” IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, vol. 13, iss. 3, pp. 364-376, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{XY:NS:97a,
    Title = {Dynamic Control of 3-D Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and N. Sarkar},
    Journal = {IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1997},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {364-376},
    Volume = {13},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 14:34:35 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 14:39:59 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Choice of Affine Connection in Stiffness Analysis,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:97,
    Title = {Choice of Affine Connection in Stiffness Analysis},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Albuquerque, New Mexico},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:01:16 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:01:46 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “A variational calculus framework for motion planning,” in International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Monterey, CA, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:97a,
    Title = {A variational calculus framework for motion planning},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Monterey, CA},
    Month = {July},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:09:07 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:09:47 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Motion planning for systems with changing dynamics,” in Slovene Electrotechnical and Computer Science Conference, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:97b,
    Title = {Motion planning for systems with changing dynamics},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {Slovene Electrotechnical and Computer Science Conference},
    Year = {1997},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:09:53 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:10:55 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and J. Desai, “Two Arm Manipulation with Friction-Assisted Grasping,” in Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS’97), Grenoble, France, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:MZ:97,
    Title = {Two Arm Manipulation with Friction-Assisted Grasping},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and J. Desai},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS'97)},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Grenoble, France},
    Month = {Sept},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:08:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:08:55 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and J. Ostrowski, “Motion Planning in Humans and Robots,” in Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Robotics Research, Kanagawa, Japan, 1997.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:JO:97,
    Title = {Motion Planning in Humans and Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and J. Ostrowski},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Robotics Research},
    Year = {1997},
    Address = {Kanagawa, Japan},
    Month = {October},
    Publisher = {Springer Verlag},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 16:13:50 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 16:14:54 -0400}
    }

1996

  • J. Adams, “Cooperative Material Handling by Human and Robotic Agents: Module Development and System Synthesis,” Expert Systems with Applications, vol. 11, iss. 2, pp. 89-97, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{JA:96,
    Title = {Cooperative Material Handling by Human and Robotic Agents: Module Development and System Synthesis},
    Author = {J. Adams},
    Journal = {Expert Systems with Applications},
    Year = {1996},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {89-97},
    Volume = {11},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:59:46 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 20:07:13 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, R. Bajcsy, W. Harwin, and P. Harker, “Rapid Design and Prototyping of Customized Rehabilitation Aids,” Special Section on Computers in Manufacturing, Communications of the ACM, vol. 39, iss. 2, pp. 55-61, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{RB:WH:PH:96,
    Title = {Rapid Design and Prototyping of Customized Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajcsy and W. Harwin and P. Harker},
    Journal = {Special Section on Computers in Manufacturing, Communications of the ACM},
    Year = {1996},
    Month = {February},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {55-61},
    Volume = {39},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:50:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:51:48 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C. Chen, “Motion planning of walking vehicles,,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Minneapolis, 1996, pp. 3277-3282.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{CC:96,
    Title = {Motion planning of walking vehicles,},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Chen},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {April},
    Pages = {3277-3282},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:53:00 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:53:34 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, J. Desai, C-C. Wang, and M. Zefran, “Motion planning of multiple mobile manipulators,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Minneapolis, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:CW:MZ:96,
    Title = {Motion planning of multiple mobile manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. Desai and C-C. Wang and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:52:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:52:55 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and W. S. Howard, “On the Stability of Grasped Objects,” IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, vol. 12, iss. 6, pp. 904-917, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{WH:96,
    Title = {On the Stability of Grasped Objects},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. S. Howard},
    Journal = {IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1996},
    Month = {December},
    Number = {6},
    Pages = {904-917},
    Volume = {12},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:52:09 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:53:10 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and N. Sarkar, “Velocity and Acceleration Analysis of Contact between Three-Dimensional Rigid Bodies,” ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics, vol. 63, pp. 974-984, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{NS:96,
    Title = {Velocity and Acceleration Analysis of Contact between Three-Dimensional Rigid Bodies},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar},
    Journal = {ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics},
    Year = {1996},
    Month = {Dec},
    Pages = {974-984},
    Volume = {63},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:58:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:59:02 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, J-M. Vezien, R. Bajcsy, W. Harwin, and R. Mahoney, “Design of Customized Rehabilitation Aids,” in International Workshop on Medical Robots, Vienna, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JV:RB:WH:RM:96,
    Title = {Design of Customized Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J-M. Vezien and R. Bajcsy and W. Harwin and R. Mahoney},
    Booktitle = {International Workshop on Medical Robots},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Vienna},
    Month = {Oct},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:58:16 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:59:04 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Planning smooth motions on SE(3),” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Minneapolis, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:96,
    Title = {Planning smooth motions on SE(3)},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:51:16 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:52:07 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Coordinate-free formulation of the Cartesian Stiffness Matrix,” in 5th International Symposium on Advances in Robot Kinematics, Portoroz, Slovenia, 1996, pp. 119-128.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:96a,
    Title = {Coordinate-free formulation of the Cartesian Stiffness Matrix},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {5th International Symposium on Advances in Robot Kinematics},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Portoroz, Slovenia},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {119-128},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:53:40 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:58:12 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and C. Croke, “Choice of Riemannian Metrics for Rigid Body Kinematics,” in ASME Design Technical Conference, Irvine, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:CC:96,
    Title = {Choice of Riemannian Metrics for Rigid Body Kinematics},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and C. Croke},
    Booktitle = {ASME Design Technical Conference},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Irvine},
    Month = {Aug},
    Series = {24th Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:56:32 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:57:57 -0400}
    }
  • M. Zefran, “Continuous methods for motion planning,” PhD Thesis, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @PhdThesis{Zefran96,
    Title = {Continuous methods for motion planning},
    Author = {Milos Zefran},
    School = {University of Pennsylvania},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Philadelphia, PA, USA},
    Note = {Supervisor-Vijay Kumar},
    Date-added = {2009-01-15 18:32:29 -0500},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-05 06:01:08 -0400},
    ISBN = {0-591-20593-9},
    Order_no = {AAI9713033},
    Publisher = {University of Pennsylvania}
    }
  • M. Zefran, J. Desai, and V. Kumar, “Continuous Motion Plans for Robotic Systems with Changing Dynamic Behavior,” in 2nd Int. Workshop on Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics, Toulouse, France, 1996.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:JD:96,
    Title = {Continuous Motion Plans for Robotic Systems with Changing Dynamic Behavior},
    Author = {M. Zefran and J. Desai and V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {2nd Int. Workshop on Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics},
    Year = {1996},
    Address = {Toulouse, France},
    Month = {July},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:55:24 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:56:26 -0400}
    }

1995

  • J. Adams, “Cooperative Material Handling by Human and Robotic Agents: Module Development and System Synthesis,” in Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS’95), Pittsburgh, PA, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JA:95,
    Title = {Cooperative Material Handling by Human and Robotic Agents: Module Development and System Synthesis},
    Author = {J. Adams},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS'95)},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Pittsburgh, PA},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:41:36 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:42:12 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, R. Bajcsy, and W. Harwin, “Design of customized rehabilitation aids for people with disabilities,” in Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Robotics Research, Herrsching, Germany, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{RB:WH:95,
    Title = {Design of customized rehabilitation aids for people with disabilities},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajcsy and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Robotics Research},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Herrsching, Germany},
    Editor = {G. Giralt and G. Herzinger},
    Month = {October},
    Publisher = {Springer Verlag},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:48:57 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:50:06 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and W. Chen, “Workspaces of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts,” Journal of Advanced Robotics, The International Journal of the Robotics Society of Japan, vol. 9, iss. 5, pp. 483-504, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{WC:95,
    Title = {Workspaces of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. Chen},
    Journal = {Journal of Advanced Robotics, The International Journal of the Robotics Society of Japan},
    Year = {1995},
    Number = {5},
    Pages = {483-504},
    Volume = {9},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:45:26 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:46:56 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. C. Gerdes, “An Impact Model for Mechanical Backlash for Control System Analysis,” in American Control Conference, Seatle, Washington, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JG:95,
    Title = {An Impact Model for Mechanical Backlash for Control System Analysis},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. C. Gerdes},
    Booktitle = {American Control Conference},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Seatle, Washington},
    Month = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:37:35 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:38:41 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, W. Harwin, V. Krovi, and P. Wellman, “A Wheelchair with Legs for People with Motor Disabilities,” IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 3, iss. 4, pp. 343-53, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{WH:VK:PW:95,
    Title = {A Wheelchair with Legs for People with Motor Disabilities},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. Harwin and V. Krovi and P. Wellman},
    Journal = {IEEE Transactions on Rehabilitation Engineering},
    Year = {1995},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {343 - 53},
    Volume = {3},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:48:53 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:50:10 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and S. Howard, “Modeling and Analysis of the Stability of Enveloping Grasps,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nagoya, Japan, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{SH:95,
    Title = {Modeling and Analysis of the Stability of Enveloping Grasps},
    Author = {V. Kumar and S. Howard},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Nagoya, Japan},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:40:47 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:41:21 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, S. Howard, and M. Zefran, “On the 6×6 Stiffness Matrix for Three Dimensional Motions,” in 9th World Congress on the Theory of Machines and Mechanisms, Milano, Italy, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{SH:MZ:95,
    Title = {On the 6x6 Stiffness Matrix for Three Dimensional Motions},
    Author = {V. Kumar and S. Howard and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {9th World Congress on the Theory of Machines and Mechanisms},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Milano, Italy},
    Month = {Aug},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:44:11 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:45:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, S. Jayanthi, W. Harwin, and M. Keefe, “Application of Stereolithography in the Fabrication of Rehabilitation Aids,” in Proceedings of the Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium, Austin, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{SJ:WH:MK:95,
    Title = {Application of Stereolithography in the Fabrication of Rehabilitation Aids},
    Author = {V. Kumar and S. Jayanthi and W. Harwin and M. Keefe},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Austin},
    Month = {Aug},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:43:18 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:44:06 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and V. Krovi, “Optimal traction control in a wheelchair with legs and wheels,” in Proceedings of the 4th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, Cincinnati, OH, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:95,
    Title = {Optimal traction control in a wheelchair with legs and wheels},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 4th National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Cincinnati, OH},
    Month = {Dec},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:50:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:51:11 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C. Wang, “Kinematics and Control of Mobile Manipulators,” Journal of Applied Mechanisms and Robotics, pp. 1-9, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{CW:95,
    Title = {Kinematics and Control of Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. Wang},
    Journal = {Journal of Applied Mechanisms and Robotics},
    Year = {1995},
    Pages = {1-9},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:47:39 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:48:44 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C. C. Wang, “The Performance of Repeatable Control Schemes for Redundant Robots,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nagoya, Japan, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{CW:95a,
    Title = {The Performance of Repeatable Control Schemes for Redundant Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C. C. Wang},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Nagoya, Japan},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:40:08 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:40:41 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “Optimal control of systems with unilateral constraints,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nagoya, Japan, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:95,
    Title = {Optimal control of systems with unilateral constraints},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Nagoya, Japan},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:39:04 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:40:00 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Zefran, “On the generation of smooth three-dimensional rigid body motions,” in Workshop on Computational Kinematics, Sophia-Antipolis, France, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:95a,
    Title = {On the generation of smooth three-dimensional rigid body motions},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran},
    Booktitle = {Workshop on Computational Kinematics},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Sophia-Antipolis, France},
    Month = {Sept},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:45:22 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:46:48 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, J. Desai, and E. Henis, “Two-Arm Manipulation: What can we learn by studying humans?,” in Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS’95), Pittsburgh, PA, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:JD:EH:95,
    Title = {Two-Arm Manipulation: What can we learn by studying humans?},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and J. Desai and E. Henis},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Robot Systems (IROS'95)},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Pittsburgh, PA},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:42:19 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:43:11 -0400}
    }
  • M. Salgonicoff, “Virtual Headstick Rehabilitation Robot System,” in IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MS:95,
    Title = {Virtual Headstick Rehabilitation Robot System},
    Author = {M. Salgonicoff},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics},
    Year = {1995},
    Month = {October},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:46:52 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:47:57 -0400}
    }
  • M. Salgonicoff, “Virtual headstick-telemanipulator for people with disabilities,” in Intelligent Systems and Advanced Manufacturing, SPIE, Philadelphia, PA, 1995.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MS:95a,
    Title = {Virtual headstick-telemanipulator for people with disabilities},
    Author = {M. Salgonicoff},
    Booktitle = {Intelligent Systems and Advanced Manufacturing, SPIE},
    Year = {1995},
    Address = {Philadelphia, PA},
    Month = {October},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:48:09 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:48:53 -0400}
    }

1994

  • V. Kumar, G. Garvin, M. Zefran, and E. Henis, “A Study on Optimality Criteria for Two Hand Reaching Tasks,” in 13th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference, Washington, D.C, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{GG:MZ:EH:94,
    Title = {A Study on Optimality Criteria for Two Hand Reaching Tasks},
    Author = {V. Kumar and G. Garvin and M. Zefran and E. Henis},
    Booktitle = {13th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Washington, D.C},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:28:57 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:30:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, W. Howard, and J. Donoghue, “Stable Workpiece Fixturing,” in 23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference, Minneapolis, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JD:WH:94,
    Title = {Stable Workpiece Fixturing},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. Howard and J. Donoghue},
    Booktitle = {23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {Sept},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:36:45 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:37:27 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and W. S. Howard, “Kinematics and Stability of Grasps with Compliant Contacts,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, San Diego, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{WH:94,
    Title = {Kinematics and Stability of Grasps with Compliant Contacts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. S. Howard},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {San Diego},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:26:34 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:27:50 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, V. Krovi, P. Wellman, and W. Harwin, “A Walking Wheelchair for the Motor Disabled,” in Fourth International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics, Wilmington, DE, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:PW:HW:94,
    Title = {A Walking Wheelchair for the Motor Disabled},
    Author = {V. Kumar and V. Krovi and P. Wellman and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {Fourth International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Wilmington, DE},
    Month = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:31:04 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:32:16 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and S. Narasimhan, “A Second Order Analysis of Manipulator Kinematics in Singular Configurations,” in 23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference, Minneapolis, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{SN:94,
    Title = {A Second Order Analysis of Manipulator Kinematics in Singular Configurations},
    Author = {V. Kumar and S. Narasimhan},
    Booktitle = {23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {Sept},
    Series = {ASME Publication Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:34:14 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:35:24 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli, “Optimization of a 5-R Linkage,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, vol. 116, iss. 1, pp. 166-173, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{MO:94,
    Title = {Optimization of a 5-R Linkage},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli},
    Journal = {ASME Journal of Mechanical Design},
    Year = {1994},
    Month = {March},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {166-173},
    Volume = {116},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:35:05 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:37:08 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Ouerfelli, and W. Harwin, “Identification of Kinematic Chains with Applications to Biomechanics,” in 13th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference, Washington, D.C, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MO:WH:94,
    Title = {Identification of Kinematic Chains with Applications to Biomechanics},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {13th Southern Biomedical Engineering Conference},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Washington, D.C},
    Month = {April},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:30:22 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:30:57 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Ouerfelli, and W. Harwin, “Identification of Kinematic Chains for the Design of Head-Control Interfaces,” in Fourth International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics, Wilmington, DE, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MO:WH:94a,
    Title = {Identification of Kinematic Chains for the Design of Head-Control Interfaces},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {Fourth International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Wilmington, DE},
    Month = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:32:23 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:33:21 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and N. Sarkar, “Velocity and Acceleration Analysis of Contact between Three-Dimensional Rigid Bodies,” in 23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference, Minneapolis, 1994, pp. 433-440.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NS:94,
    Title = {Velocity and Acceleration Analysis of Contact between Three-Dimensional Rigid Bodies},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar},
    Booktitle = {23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {Sept},
    Pages = {433-440},
    Series = {ASME Publication Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis},
    Volume = {70},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:35:34 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:36:40 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, N. Sarkar, and Y. Yun, “Control of a Single Robot in a Decentralized Multi-Robot System,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, San Diego, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NS:YY:94,
    Title = {Control of a Single Robot in a Decentralized Multi-Robot System},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar and Y. Yun},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {San Diego},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:24:30 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:25:31 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, T. G. Sugar, and G. Pfreundschuh, “Design and Control of a Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator,” Journal of Robotic Systems, vol. 11, iss. 2, pp. 103-115, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{TS:GP:94,
    Title = {Design and Control of a Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator},
    Author = {V. Kumar and T.G. Sugar and G. Pfreundschuh},
    Journal = {Journal of Robotic Systems},
    Year = {1994},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {103-115},
    Volume = {11},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:40:58 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:42:27 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and P. Wellman, “A Hybrid Adaptive Mobility System,” in 23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference,, Minneapolis, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{PW:94,
    Title = {A Hybrid Adaptive Mobility System},
    Author = {V. Kumar and P. Wellman},
    Booktitle = {23nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference,},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {Minneapolis},
    Month = {Sept},
    Series = {ASME Publication Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:33:26 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:34:08 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, P. Wellman, and V. Krovi, “An Adaptive Mobility System for the Disabled,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, San Diego, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{PW:VK:94,
    Title = {An Adaptive Mobility System for the Disabled},
    Author = {V. Kumar and P. Wellman and V. Krovi},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {San Diego},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:25:36 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:26:19 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and E. Paljug, “Control of Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation,” IEEE Journal of Robotics and Automation, vol. 10, iss. 4, pp. 441-452, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{XY:EP:94,
    Title = {Control of Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and E. Paljug},
    Journal = {IEEE Journal of Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1994},
    Month = {August},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {441-452},
    Volume = {10},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:42:35 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:45:18 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and N. Sarkar, “Control of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts: Applications to Mobile Robots,” International Journal of Robotics Research, vol. 13, iss. 1, pp. 55-69, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{XY:NS:94,
    Title = {Control of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts: Applications to Mobile Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and N. Sarkar},
    Journal = {International Journal of Robotics Research},
    Year = {1994},
    Month = {February},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {55-69},
    Volume = {13},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:37:37 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:40:27 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Zefran, and X. Yun, “Optimal Trajectories and Force Distribution for Cooperative Manipulation Tasks,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, San Diego, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MZ:XY:94,
    Title = {Optimal Trajectories and Force Distribution for Cooperative Manipulation Tasks},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Zefran and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1994},
    Address = {San Diego},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:28:00 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:28:48 -0400}
    }
  • Y. Wang and V. Kumar, “Simulation of Mechanical Systems with Unilateral Constraints,” Journal of Mechanical Design, pp. 571-580, 1994.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{YW:94,
    Title = {Simulation of Mechanical Systems with Unilateral Constraints},
    Author = {Y. Wang and V. Kumar},
    Journal = {Journal of Mechanical Design},
    Year = {1994},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {571-580},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:33:23 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:34:44 -0400}
    }

1993

  • V. Kumar, “Coordination of Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Mechanisms,” in The First Forty Years of Modern Kinematics: A Tribute to Ferdinand Freudenstein, A. Erdman, Ed., Wiley-Interscience Series in Design Engineering, John Wiley and Sons,, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{VK:93a,
    Title = {Coordination of Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Mechanisms},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {The First Forty Years of Modern Kinematics: A Tribute to Ferdinand Freudenstein},
    Publisher = {Wiley-Interscience Series in Design Engineering, John Wiley and Sons,},
    Year = {1993},
    Editor = {A. Erdman},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:36:37 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 20:38:41 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, “A Compact Inverse Velocity Solution for Redundant Robots,” Int. Journal of Robotics Research, vol. 12, iss. 1, pp. 45-54, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{VK:93,
    Title = {A Compact Inverse Velocity Solution for Redundant Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Journal = {Int. Journal of Robotics Research},
    Year = {1993},
    Month = {February},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {45-54},
    Volume = {12},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:31:56 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:33:10 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and W. Chen, “Workspaces of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts,” in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Tokyo, 1993, pp. 205-210.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{WC:93,
    Title = {Workspaces of Mechanical Systems with Rolling Contacts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. Chen},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Tokyo},
    Month = {November},
    Pages = {205-210},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:21:55 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:22:39 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and W. S. Howard, “A Minimum Principle for the Dynamic Analysis of Systems with Frictional Contacts,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Atlanta, 1993, pp. 437-442.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{WSH:93,
    Title = {A Minimum Principle for the Dynamic Analysis of Systems with Frictional Contacts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. S. Howard},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Atlanta},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {437-442},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:16:58 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:17:48 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Ouerfelli, and W. Harwin, “An Inexpensive Pneumatic Manipulator for Rehabiliation Applications,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Atlanta, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MO:WH:93,
    Title = {An Inexpensive Pneumatic Manipulator for Rehabiliation Applications},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Atlanta},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:18:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:18:58 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, N. Sarkar, and X. Yun, “Control of Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Atlanta, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NS:XY:93,
    Title = {Control of Rolling Contacts in Two-Arm Manipulation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Atlanta},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:15:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:16:09 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, N. Sarkar, and X. Yun, “Dynamic Control of a Robot in a Multiagent Framework,” in IEEE International Conference on Robots and Intelligent Systems, Tokyo, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NS:XY:93a,
    Title = {Dynamic Control of a Robot in a Multiagent Framework},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robots and Intelligent Systems},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Tokyo},
    Month = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:20:22 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:21:45 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, N. Sarkar, and X. Yun, “Dynamic Path Following: A New Control Algorithm for Mobile Robots,” in 32nd IEEE International Conference on Decision and Control, San Antonio, Texas, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NS:XY:93b,
    Title = {Dynamic Path Following: A New Control Algorithm for Mobile Robots},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Sarkar and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {32nd IEEE International Conference on Decision and Control},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {San Antonio, Texas},
    Month = {December},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:22:45 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:23:33 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C-C. Wang, “Velocity Control of Mobile Manipulators,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Atlanta, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{CW:93,
    Title = {Velocity Control of Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C-C. Wang},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Atlanta},
    Month = {May},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:16:16 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:16:48 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and C-C. Wang, “Kinematics and Control of Mobile Manipulators,” in 3rd National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference, Cincinnati, 1993.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{CW:93a,
    Title = {Kinematics and Control of Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C-C. Wang},
    Booktitle = {3rd National Applied Mechanisms and Robotics Conference},
    Year = {1993},
    Address = {Cincinnati},
    Month = {November},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:23:37 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:24:21 -0400}
    }

1992

  • V. Kumar, “Instantaneous Kinematics of Parallel-Chain Robotic Mechanisms,” ASME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, Automation in Design, vol. 114, iss. 3, pp. 349-358, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{VK:92,
    Title = {Instantaneous Kinematics of Parallel-Chain Robotic Mechanisms},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Journal = {ASME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions, Automation in Design},
    Year = {1992},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {349-358},
    Volume = {114},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:26:06 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:27:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, “Characterization of Workspaces of Parallel Manipulators,” ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, vol. 114, iss. 3, pp. 368-375, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{VK:92a,
    Title = {Characterization of Workspaces of Parallel Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Journal = {ASME Journal of Mechanical Design},
    Year = {1992},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {368-375},
    Volume = {114},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:30:14 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:34:57 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, “A Compact Inverse Velocity Solution for Redundant Robots,,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nice, France, 1992, pp. 482-487.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:92b,
    Title = {A Compact Inverse Velocity Solution for Redundant Robots,},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Nice, France},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {482-487},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:22:03 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:09:21 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, R. Bajcsy, V. Koivunen, and J-M. Vezien, “Rapid Prototyping from Physical Models,” in Proceedings of the Darpa Workshop on Information Technology for Manufacturing Automation and Concurrent Engineering, Palo Alto, CA, 1992, pp. 721-724.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{RB:BK:JMZ:92,
    Title = {Rapid Prototyping from Physical Models},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajcsy and V. Koivunen and J-M. Vezien},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the Darpa Workshop on Information Technology for Manufacturing Automation and Concurrent Engineering},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Palo Alto, CA},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {721-724},
    Publisher = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:24:00 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:25:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, R. Bajcsy, M. Mintz, R. Paul, and X. Yun, “A Multiagent Robotic System for Intelligent Material Handling,” in Workshop on Intelligent Robotic Systems: Design and Applications, SPIE’s Intelligent Robotics Symposium, Boston, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{RB:MM:RB:XY:92,
    Title = {A Multiagent Robotic System for Intelligent Material Handling},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajcsy and M. Mintz and R. Paul and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {Workshop on Intelligent Robotic Systems: Design and Applications, SPIE's Intelligent Robotics Symposium},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Boston},
    Month = {November},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:12:54 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:14:58 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Campos, and R. Bajcsy, “Kinematic Identification of Linkages,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advances in Robot Kinematics, Ferrara, Italy, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MC:RB:92,
    Title = {Kinematic Identification of Linkages},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Campos and R. Bajcsy},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advances in Robot Kinematics},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Ferrara, Italy},
    Month = {Sep},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:12:03 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:12:44 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Ouerfelli, and W. Harwin, “A Pneumatic Actuation System for a Wheelchair-Mounted Robot Arm,” in 15th RESNA International Conference, Toronto, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MO:WH:92,
    Title = {A Pneumatic Actuation System for a Wheelchair-Mounted Robot Arm},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli and W. Harwin},
    Booktitle = {15th RESNA International Conference},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Toronto},
    Month = {June},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:22:43 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:23:52 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, T. G. Sugar, and G. Pfreundschuh, “A Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator,” in Proceedings of the 9th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Manipulators, Udine, Italy, 1992.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{TS:GP:92,
    Title = {A Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator},
    Author = {V. Kumar and T. G. Sugar and G. Pfreundschuh},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 9th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Manipulators},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Udine, Italy},
    Month = {September},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:25:25 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:26:17 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, C-C. Wang, and N. Sarkar, “Rate Kinematics of Mobile Manipulators,” in Robotics, Spatial Mechanisms, and Mechanical Systems, Phoenix, 1992, pp. 225-232.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{CW:NS:92,
    Title = {Rate Kinematics of Mobile Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and C-C. Wang and N. Sarkar},
    Booktitle = {Robotics, Spatial Mechanisms, and Mechanical Systems},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Phoenix},
    Editor = {Kinzel},
    Month = {Sep},
    Pages = {225-232},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 22nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {46},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:09:33 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:11:57 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and Y. Wang, “Simulation of Mechanical Systems with Unilateral Constraints,” in Mechanism Design and Synthesis, Phoenix, 1992, pp. 129-134.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{YW:92,
    Title = {Simulation of Mechanical Systems with Unilateral Constraints},
    Author = {V. Kumar and Y. Wang},
    Booktitle = {Mechanism Design and Synthesis},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Phoenix},
    Editor = {Kinzel},
    Month = {Sept},
    Pages = {129-134},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 22nd Biennial ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {46},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 15:06:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 15:07:43 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, Y. Wang, and J. Abel, “Dynamics of Rigid bodies Undergoing Multiple Frictional Contacts,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nice, France, 1992, pp. 2764-2769.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{YW:JA:92,
    Title = {Dynamics of Rigid bodies Undergoing Multiple Frictional Contacts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and Y. Wang and J. Abel},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Nice, France},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {2764-2769},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:18:53 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:19:52 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, N. Sarkar, and E. Paljug, “Control of Multiple Arm Systems with Rolling Constraints,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nice, France, 1992, pp. 2193-2198.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{XY:NS:EP:92,
    Title = {Control of Multiple Arm Systems with Rolling Constraints},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and N. Sarkar and E. Paljug},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Nice, France},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {2193-2198},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:20:00 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:20:56 -0400}
    }
  • E. Paljug, T. Sugar, V. Kumar, and X. Yun, “Important Considerations in Force Control with Applications to Multi-Arm Manipulation,” in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Nice, France, 1992, pp. 1270-1275.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{EP:TS:XY:92,
    Title = {Important Considerations in Force Control with Applications to Multi-Arm Manipulation},
    Author = {E. Paljug and T. Sugar and V. Kumar and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1992},
    Address = {Nice, France},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {1270-1275},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:21:01 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:21:58 -0400}
    }

1991

  • V. Kumar, R. Bajscy, R. Paul, and X. Yun, “A Multiagent System for Intelligent Material Handling,” in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Pisa, 1991, pp. 18-23.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{RB:RP:XY:91,
    Title = {A Multiagent System for Intelligent Material Handling},
    Author = {V. Kumar and R. Bajscy and R. Paul and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Pisa},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {18-23},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:48:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:49:56 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, M. Campos, and R. Bajcsy, “Exploratory Procedures for Material Properties: The Temperature Perception,” in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Pisa, 1991, pp. 205-210.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MC:RB:91,
    Title = {Exploratory Procedures for Material Properties: The Temperature Perception},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Campos and R. Bajcsy},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Pisa},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {205-210},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:47:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:48:12 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, L. Johnson, and J. Gardner, “Optimization of Contact Forces in Multifingered Grippers and Walking Vehicles,” in Proceedings of the 2nd National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics, Cincinnati, 1991.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{LJ:JG:91,
    Title = {Optimization of Contact Forces in Multifingered Grippers and Walking Vehicles},
    Author = {V. Kumar and L. Johnson and J. Gardner},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2nd National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Cincinnati},
    Month = {November},
    Date-added = {2010-08-25 10:18:06 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-25 10:18:45 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J-H. Kim, “A Kinestatic Analysis of Cooperating Robot Systems,” in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Pisa, 1991, pp. 603-608.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JHK:91,
    Title = {A Kinestatic Analysis of Cooperating Robot Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J-H. Kim},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Pisa},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {603-608},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:44:28 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:45:00 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli, “Optimization of a 5-R Linkage,” in Advances in Design Automation, Miami, Fla, 1991, pp. 545-550.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MO:91,
    Title = {Optimization of a 5-R Linkage},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. Ouerfelli},
    Booktitle = {Advances in Design Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Miami, Fla},
    Editor = {G. Gabriele},
    Month = {September},
    Pages = {545-550},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference},
    Volume = {1},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:54:32 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:57:08 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, T. G. Sugar, and G. Pfreundschuh, “Design and Control of a Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, 1991, pp. 1659-1665.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{GP:TS:91,
    Title = {Design and Control of a Three Degree of Freedom In-Parallel Actuated Manipulator},
    Author = {V. Kumar and T.G. Sugar and G. Pfreundschuh},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Month = {April},
    Pages = {1659-1665},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:40:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:41:03 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and N. Ulrich, “Mechanical Design Methods of Improving Manipulator Performance,” in Advances in Design Automation, Miami, Fla, 1991, pp. 545-550.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NU:91b,
    Title = {Mechanical Design Methods of Improving Manipulator Performance},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Ulrich},
    Booktitle = {Advances in Design Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Miami, Fla},
    Editor = {G. Gabriele},
    Month = {September},
    Pages = {545-550},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference},
    Volume = {1},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:50:06 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:54:14 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and N. Ulrich, “Passive Gravity Compensation for Robot Manipulators,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, 1991, pp. 1536-1541.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NU:91,
    Title = {Passive Gravity Compensation for Robot Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Ulrich},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Month = {April},
    Pages = {1536-1541},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:42:47 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:43:22 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and N. Ulrich, “Mechanical Design Methods of Improving Manipulator Performance,” in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Pisa, 1991, pp. 515-520.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NU:91a,
    Title = {Mechanical Design Methods of Improving Manipulator Performance},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Ulrich},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Pisa},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {515-520},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:43:30 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:44:14 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “A Review of Research on Walking Vehicles,” in Autonomous Mobile Robots, A. Elfes and S. S. Iyengar, Eds., IEEE Computer Society Press, 1991, vol. 1, pp. 503-526.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{KW:91,
    Title = {A Review of Research on Walking Vehicles},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Autonomous Mobile Robots},
    Publisher = {IEEE Computer Society Press},
    Year = {1991},
    Editor = {A. Elfes and S. S. Iyengar},
    Pages = {503-526},
    Volume = {1},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:38:59 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 20:39:47 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and X. Yun, “An Approach to Simultaneous Control of Trajectory and Interaction Forces in Dual Arm Configurations,” IEEE Journal of Robotics and Automation, vol. 7, iss. 5, pp. 618-625, 1991.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{XY:91,
    Title = {An Approach to Simultaneous Control of Trajectory and Interaction Forces in Dual Arm Configurations},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun},
    Journal = {IEEE Journal of Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Month = {October},
    Number = {5},
    Pages = {618-625},
    Volume = {7},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:29:08 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:30:08 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and E. Paljug, “Control of Contact Conditions for Manipulation with Multiple Robotic Systems,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, 1991, pp. 170-175.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{XY:EP:NS:91,
    Title = {Control of Contact Conditions for Manipulation with Multiple Robotic Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and E. Paljug},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1991},
    Month = {April},
    Pages = {170-175},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:41:14 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:42:33 -0400}
    }
  • E. Paljug, X. Yun, and V. Kumar, “Two Arm Manipulation via Controlled Rolling,” in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Pisa, 1991, pp. 591-596.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{EP:XY:91,
    Title = {Two Arm Manipulation via Controlled Rolling},
    Author = {E. Paljug and X. Yun and V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1991},
    Address = {Pisa},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {591-596},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:45:08 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:45:54 -0400}
    }

1990

  • V. Kumar, “Workspaces and Geometric Dexterity of Parallel Manipulators,” in Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis, Chicago, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:90,
    Title = {Workspaces and Geometric Dexterity of Parallel Manipulators},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis},
    Year = {1990},
    Address = {Chicago},
    Editor = {M. McCarthy and S. Derby and A. Pisano},
    Month = {September},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 21st Biennial Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {25},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:37:19 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:38:29 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, “Instantaneous Kinematics of Parallel Systems,” in Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis, Chicago, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:90a,
    Title = {Instantaneous Kinematics of Parallel Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {Mechanism Synthesis and Analysis},
    Year = {1990},
    Address = {Chicago},
    Editor = {M. McCarthy and S. Derby and A. Pisano},
    Month = {September},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 21st Biennial Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {25},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:38:53 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:40:07 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. F. Gardner, “Kinematics of Redundantly Actuated Kinematic Chains,” IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation, vol. 6, iss. 13, pp. 269-273, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{JG:90,
    Title = {Kinematics of Redundantly Actuated Kinematic Chains},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J.F. Gardner},
    Journal = {IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1990},
    Number = {13},
    Pages = {269-273},
    Volume = {6},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:24:31 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:25:58 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J-H. Kim, “Robot Kinematics via Line Transformations,” Journal of Robotic Systems, vol. 7, iss. 4, pp. 649-674, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{JHK:90,
    Title = {Robot Kinematics via Line Transformations},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J-H. Kim},
    Journal = {Journal of Robotic Systems},
    Year = {1990},
    Month = {August},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {649-674},
    Volume = {7},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:27:32 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:28:57 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, N. Ulrich, R. P. Paul, and R. Bajscy, “Grasping through Mechanical Intelligence,” in Proceedings of the 8th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Robots and Manipulators, Cracow, Poland, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NU:RP:RB:90,
    Title = {Grasping through Mechanical Intelligence},
    Author = {V. Kumar and N. Ulrich and R. P. Paul and R. Bajscy},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Robots and Manipulators},
    Year = {1990},
    Address = {Cracow, Poland},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:36:08 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:37:14 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Force Distribution in Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain,” SME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design, vol. 112, iss. 1, pp. 90-99, 1990.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KW:90,
    Title = {Force Distribution in Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Journal = {SME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design},
    Year = {1990},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {90-99},
    Volume = {112},
    Date-added = {2010-08-23 19:23:22 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-23 19:24:20 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, K. J. Waldron, and J. H. Kim, “Force Distribution Algorithms for Multifingered Grippers,” in Advances in Control Systems and Dynamics, C. T. Leondes, Ed., Academic Press, 1990, vol. 38, pp. 289-315.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{KW:JK:90,
    Title = {Force Distribution Algorithms for Multifingered Grippers},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron and J. H. Kim},
    Booktitle = {Advances in Control Systems and Dynamics},
    Publisher = {Academic Press},
    Year = {1990},
    Editor = {C.T. Leondes},
    Pages = {289-315},
    Volume = {38},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:35:31 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 20:36:31 -0400}
    }

1989

  • V. Kumar and W. Chen, “Inertial Characteristics of Redundant Robotic Systems,” in Robotics Research – 1989, 1989, pp. 131-142.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{WC:89,
    Title = {Inertial Characteristics of Redundant Robotic Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and W. Chen},
    Booktitle = {Robotics Research - 1989},
    Year = {1989},
    Editor = {K. Youcef-Toumi and H. Kazerooni},
    Month = {December},
    Pages = {131-142},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 1989 ASME Winter Annual Meeting},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:34:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:34:59 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J. F. Gardner, “Kinematics of Redundantly Actuated Kinematic Chains,” in Advanced Robotics 1989, Columbus, 1989, pp. 488-512.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JG:89,
    Title = {Kinematics of Redundantly Actuated Kinematic Chains},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. F. Gardner},
    Booktitle = {Advanced Robotics 1989},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Columbus},
    Editor = {K. J. Waldron},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {488-512},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:28:12 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:29:32 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, J. F. Gardner, and J. H. Ho, “Kinematics and Control of Redundantly Actuated Closed Chains,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1989, pp. 418-424.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JG:JH:89,
    Title = {Kinematics and Control of Redundantly Actuated Closed Chains},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J. F. Gardner and J. H. Ho},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Scottsdale, Arizona},
    Month = {May},
    Pages = {418-424},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:26:56 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:28:00 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and J-H. Kim, “Robot Kinematics via Line Transformations,” in Proceedings of the 1st National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics, Cincinnati, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{JHK:89,
    Title = {Robot Kinematics via Line Transformations},
    Author = {V. Kumar and J-H. Kim},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Cincinnati},
    Month = {November},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:33:28 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:34:02 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, B. P. Meyer, and N. Ulrich, “Mechanics and Design of a Planar Parallel Manipulator,” in Proceedings of the 1st National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics, Cincinnati, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{BM:NU:89,
    Title = {Mechanics and Design of a Planar Parallel Manipulator},
    Author = {V. Kumar and B. P. Meyer and N. Ulrich},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st National Conference on Applied Mechanisms and Robotics},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Cincinnati},
    Month = {November},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:32:23 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:33:23 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Suboptimal Algorithms for Force Distribution in Multifingered Grippers,” IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation, vol. 5, iss. 4, pp. 491-498, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KJ:89b,
    Title = {Suboptimal Algorithms for Force Distribution in Multifingered Grippers},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K.J. Waldron},
    Journal = {IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1989},
    Number = {4},
    Pages = {491-498},
    Volume = {5},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:57:21 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:58:13 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Adaptive Gait Control for a Walking Robot,” Journal of Robotic Systems, vol. 6, iss. 1, pp. 49-75, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KW:89,
    Title = {Adaptive Gait Control for a Walking Robot},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K.J. Waldron},
    Journal = {Journal of Robotic Systems},
    Year = {1989},
    Month = {February},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {49-75},
    Volume = {6},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:53:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:55:01 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Actively Coordinated Mobility Systems,” ASME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design, vol. 111, iss. 2, pp. 223-231, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KW:89a,
    Title = {Actively Coordinated Mobility Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K.J. Waldron},
    Journal = {ASME Journal of Mechanisms, Transmissions and Automation in Design},
    Year = {1989},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {223-231},
    Volume = {111},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:56:13 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:57:10 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “A Review of Research on Walking Vehicles,” in Robotics Review 1, T.Lozano-Perez and O. Khatib, Eds., MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1989, pp. 243-266.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{KW:89b,
    Title = {A Review of Research on Walking Vehicles},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Robotics Review 1},
    Publisher = {MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts},
    Year = {1989},
    Editor = {T.Lozano-Perez and O. Khatib},
    Pages = {243-266},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:34:24 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 20:38:54 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and X. Yun, “An Approach to Simultaneous Control of Trajectory and Interaction Forces in Dual Arm Configurations,” in Advanced Robotics 1989, Columbus, 1989, pp. 278-298.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{XY:89,
    Title = {An Approach to Simultaneous Control of Trajectory and Interaction Forces in Dual Arm Configurations},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun},
    Booktitle = {Advanced Robotics 1989},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Columbus},
    Editor = {K. J. Waldron},
    Month = {June},
    Pages = {278-298},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:29:44 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:31:14 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, and R. Bajscy, “Exploration of Unknown Mechanical Assemblies through Manipulation,” in Advances in Intelligent Robotics Systems Symposium, Philadelphia, 1989.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{VK:XY:RB,
    Title = {Exploration of Unknown Mechanical Assemblies through Manipulation},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and R. Bajscy},
    Booktitle = {Advances in Intelligent Robotics Systems Symposium},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {Philadelphia},
    Month = {November},
    Publisher = {SPIE},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:31:27 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:32:15 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, X. Yun, R. King, and I. Lee, “A Two-Arm Exploratory System for Identifying Movable and Removable Parts,” in Robotics Research – 1989, December, 1989, pp. 125-130.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{XY:RK:IL:89,
    Title = {A Two-Arm Exploratory System for Identifying Movable and Removable Parts},
    Author = {V. Kumar and X. Yun and R. King and I. Lee},
    Booktitle = {Robotics Research - 1989},
    Year = {1989},
    Address = {December},
    Editor = {K. Youcef-Toumi and H. Kazerooni},
    Pages = {125-130},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 1989 ASME Winter Annual Meeting},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:35:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:36:02 -0400}
    }

1988

  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Force Distribution in Closed Kinematic Chains,” IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation, vol. 4, iss. 6, pp. 657-664, 1988.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KW:88,
    Title = {Force Distribution in Closed Kinematic Chains},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K.J. Waldron},
    Journal = {IEEE Journal on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1988},
    Month = {December},
    Number = {6},
    Pages = {657-664},
    Volume = {4},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:51:55 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:55:30 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Force Distribution in Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain,” in Trends and Developments in Mechanisms, Machines and Robotics, Kissimmee, Florida, 1988, pp. 473-480.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{KW:88c,
    Title = {Force Distribution in Walking Vehicles on Uneven Terrain},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Trends and Developments in Mechanisms, Machines and Robotics},
    Year = {1988},
    Address = {Kissimmee, Florida},
    Editor = {A. Midha},
    Pages = {473-480},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 1988 ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {15-3},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:24:05 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:25:12 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Analysis of Omnidirectional Gaits for Walking Machines for Operation on Uneven Terrain,” in Proceedings of the 7th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Robots and Manipulators, Udine, Italy, 1988, pp. 37-62.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{KW:88a,
    Title = {Analysis of Omnidirectional Gaits for Walking Machines for Operation on Uneven Terrain},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 7th CISM-IFToMM Symposium on Theory and Practice of Robots and Manipulators},
    Year = {1988},
    Address = {Udine, Italy},
    Month = {September},
    Pages = {37-62},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:22:19 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:23:55 -0400}
    }
  • M. G. Pandy, V. Kumar, N. Berme, and K. J. Waldron, “The Dynamics of Quadrupedal Locomotion,” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol. 110, iss. 3, pp. 230-237, 1988.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{MP:NB:KW:88,
    Title = {The Dynamics of Quadrupedal Locomotion},
    Author = {M.G. Pandy and V. Kumar and N. Berme and K.J. Waldron},
    Journal = {Journal of Biomechanical Engineering},
    Year = {1988},
    Number = {3},
    Pages = {230-237},
    Volume = {110},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:47:23 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:55:55 -0400}
    }
  • N. Ulrich and V. Kumar, “Grasping Using Fingers with Coupled Joints,” in Trends and Developments in Mechanisms, Machines and Robotics, Kissimmee, Florida, 1988, pp. 201-208.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{NU:88,
    Title = {Grasping Using Fingers with Coupled Joints},
    Author = {N. Ulrich and V. Kumar},
    Booktitle = {Trends and Developments in Mechanisms, Machines and Robotics},
    Year = {1988},
    Address = {Kissimmee, Florida},
    Editor = {A. Midha},
    Pages = {201-208},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 1988 ASME Mechanisms Conference},
    Volume = {15-3},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:25:27 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2011-02-25 06:17:10 -0500}
    }

1987

  • V. Kumar, M. G. Pandy, K. J. Waldron, and N. Berme, “1987 Biomechanics Symposium,” in Biomechanics Symposium, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987, pp. 365-368.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MP:NB:KW:97,
    Title = {1987 Biomechanics Symposium},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. G. Pandy and K. J. Waldron and N. Berme},
    Booktitle = {Biomechanics Symposium},
    Year = {1987},
    Address = {Cincinnati, Ohio},
    Editor = {D.L. Butler and P.A. Torzilli},
    Pages = {365-368},
    Series = {Proceedings of the ASME Conference on Applied Mechanics, Bioengineering and Fluids Engineering},
    Volume = {84},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:13:59 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:16:21 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Actively Coordinated Vehicle Systems,” in Trends in Vehicle Design Research, Boston, 1987, pp. 1-10.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{KW:87a,
    Title = {Actively Coordinated Vehicle Systems},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Trends in Vehicle Design Research},
    Year = {1987},
    Address = {Boston},
    Editor = {S.A. Velinsky},
    Month = {December},
    Pages = {1-10},
    Publisher = {ASME},
    Series = {Proceedings of the 1987 ASME Winter Annual Meeting},
    Volume = {11},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:18:40 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-09-02 05:20:38 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron, “Suboptimal Algorithms for Force Distribution in Multifingered Grippers,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1987, pp. 252-257.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{KW:87,
    Title = {Suboptimal Algorithms for Force Distribution in Multifingered Grippers},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1987},
    Address = {Raleigh, North Carolina},
    Pages = {252-257},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:13:17 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:13:54 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, K. J. Waldron, and A. Burkat, “An Actively Coordinated Mobility System for a Planetary Rover,” in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Robotics, Versailles, France, 1987, pp. 77-86.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{KW:AB:87,
    Title = {An Actively Coordinated Mobility System for a Planetary Rover},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron and A. Burkat},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Robotics},
    Year = {1987},
    Address = {Versailles, France},
    Month = {October},
    Pages = {77-86},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:16:29 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:18:31 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, K. J. Waldron, and M. J. Tsai, “Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity,” in Kinematics of Robot Manipulators, J.M.McCarthy, Ed., MIT Press, Cambridge, MassachusettsCambridge, Massachusetts, 1987, pp. 99-101.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{KW:MT:87,
    Title = {Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron and M. J. Tsai},
    Booktitle = {Kinematics of Robot Manipulators},
    Publisher = {MIT Press, Cambridge, MassachusettsCambridge, Massachusetts},
    Year = {1987},
    Editor = {J.M.McCarthy},
    Pages = {99-101},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 20:31:16 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 20:34:13 -0400}
    }
  • V. Kumar, K. J. Waldron, and M. J. Tsai, “Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity,” in Kinematics of Robot Manipulators, Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1987.
    [Bibtex]
    @InCollection{KJ:MT:87,
    Title = {Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron and M. J. Tsai},
    Booktitle = {Kinematics of Robot Manipulators},
    Publisher = {MIT Press},
    Year = {1987},
    Address = {Cambridge, Massachusetts},
    Date-added = {2010-08-22 16:36:32 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-22 16:39:25 -0400}
    }

1986

  • V. Kumar, K. J. Waldron, and M. J. Tsai, “Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity,” International Journal of Robotics Research, vol. 5, iss. 2, pp. 91-103, 1986.
    [Bibtex]
    @Article{KW:MT:86,
    Title = {Geometric Optimization of Serial Chain Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity},
    Author = {V. Kumar and K. J. Waldron and M. J. Tsai},
    Journal = {International Journal of Robotics Research},
    Year = {1986},
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {91-103},
    Volume = {5},
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1985

  • V. Kumar, M. J. Tsai, and K. J. Waldron, “Geometric Optimization of Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, St. Louis, Missouri, 1985, pp. 228-236.
    [Bibtex]
    @InProceedings{MT:KW:85,
    Title = {Geometric Optimization of Manipulator Structures for Working Volume and Dexterity},
    Author = {V. Kumar and M. J. Tsai and K. J. Waldron},
    Booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation},
    Year = {1985},
    Address = {St. Louis, Missouri},
    Pages = {228-236},
    Date-added = {2010-08-24 21:11:10 -0400},
    Date-modified = {2010-08-24 21:13:13 -0400}
    }

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