Obstacle Avoidance using LEGO Mindstorms EV3 and Simulink

This package contains files necessary to build your own robot that can avoid obstacles
Updated 12 Oct 2016

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This package shows how to get started with the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 support from Simulink and build an obstacle avoiding rover. This uses the Simulink support package to communicate with the robot and uses Simscape Multibody for the 3-D simulation environment.
This project shows how Simulink helped us - 1) simulate and understand robot behavior before deploying the same code onto the robot and 2) Tune parameters and monitor signals from Simulink while the code is still running on the robot without having to recompile. The project also shows basics of Control System Design - data acquisition, parameter estimation and motor controller design.

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Madhu Govindarajan (2024). Obstacle Avoidance using LEGO Mindstorms EV3 and Simulink (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/56293-obstacle-avoidance-using-lego-mindstorms-ev3-and-simulink), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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Version Published Release Notes

Fixed couple of warning messages on the startupDemo script by deleting two unnecessary lines of code.

Updated license
Adding the YouTube link to the description

Updated the ReadMe text file