Author: Erdal Pekel

Welcome to my software development and robotics related blog

ROS development with Visual Studio Code inside a Docker container

In this post I am going to share my workflow for using Visual Studio Code as a development environment for ROS within a Docker container.

Attach a box to the robot hand in Gazebo

In this post we are going to attach a simple box to the hand of Panda robot in the Gazebo simulation environment.

ROS development with Visual Studio Code

In this post I am going to share my workflow and best practices for using Visual Studio Code as a development environment for ROS.

MoveIt! – Constraint-aware planning

In this post we are going to utilize MoveIt! in order to navigate Panda in a cluttered environment in the Gazebo simulation.

Integrating FRANKA EMIKA Panda robot into Gazebo

In this post I will outline a step-by-step procedure to simulate the Panda robot in Gazebo and connect it to MoveIt! for motion planning.