The Application of Robot Technologies to Disasters from Torrential Rains on Japan’s Kii Peninsula
Faculty of Systems Engineering, Wakayama University, 930 Sakaedani, Wakayama 640-8510, Japan
In anti-disaster robotics, it is important to identify problems specific to a target disaster and examine what technological problems remain in the identified problems. In this paper, the results of a survey on a disaster caused by torrential rains that occurred on the Kii Peninsula, Japan and of a study on the existing technological problems of robots are presented.
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