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Hello! I am working on autonomous flight of quadcopter for indoor environments. Currently I have an RPLidar and successfully implemented 2D SLAM using "hector_slam" ros package. What should I do next to achieve autonomy?

asked 2017-02-09 10:43:54 -0600

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I have a Naza M Flight Controller which can give me the IMU readings (I don't know if I can extract this information by interfacing it with ROS, else I will have to use an external IMU). I also need suggestion for a sonar sensor (my application is for indoor environments) to integrate elevation data in hector_slam . Further, is it even possible to achieve autonomy with an RPLidar, IMU data and Sonar Data?

looking forward! Thanks

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answered 2017-03-14 01:40:08 -0600

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Yes, you can achieve autonomy with RPLidar. Check out my post on the next steps and it will help you. link text

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Thanks for the help. Will check it out.

rosfun gravatar image rosfun  ( 2017-03-28 14:11:07 -0600 )edit

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