Bovine intelligence for training horses

Billingsley, John (2007) Bovine intelligence for training horses. In: M2VIP 2007: 14th Annual Conference on Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, 3-5 Dec 2007, Xiamen, China.

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A rail-mounted model of a small cow is to be used in the training of horses for camp-drafting contests. The paper concerns the addition of sensors and a strategy to enable the machine to respond to the proximity of the horse in a manner that will represent the behaviour of a live calf.

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Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2008 03:05
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:55
Uncontrolled Keywords: robotic horse-training; responsive behaviour; sensors
Fields of Research : 06 Biological Sciences > 0608 Zoology > 060801 Animal Behaviour
09 Engineering > 0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering > 090602 Control Systems, Robotics and Automation
09 Engineering > 0910 Manufacturing Engineering > 091007 Manufacturing Robotics and Mechatronics (excl. Automotive Mechatronics)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970109 Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1109/MMVIP.2007.4430708

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