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1. (WO2018132793) DISPLAY FOR IMPROVED EFFICIENCY IN ROBOT ASSISTED ORDER-FULFILLMENT OPERATIONS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/132793    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/013722
Publication Date: Fri Jul 20 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Tue Jan 16 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: G06Q 10/08
G06Q 50/28
Applicants: LOCUS ROBOTICS CORPORATION
Inventors: WELTY, Bruce
JOHNSON, Sean
JAQUEZ, Luis
JOHNSON, Michael Charles
Title: DISPLAY FOR IMPROVED EFFICIENCY IN ROBOT ASSISTED ORDER-FULFILLMENT OPERATIONS
Abstract:
A robot capable of autonomously navigating through a warehouse to execute orders on items at locations in the warehouse with the assistance of the human operators. There is a mobile base unit and a display device associated with the mobile base unit having a display area to allow the human operators to interact with the robot. And, there is a processor configured to display on a first portion of the display area information corresponding to an item on which an operator is to assist the robot execute the order at a first location and to display on a second portion of the display area icons representing other robots within a predetermined area surrounding the first location.