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##### Application of Rapidly Exploring Random Tree Star-Smart and G2 Quintic Pythagorean Hodograph Curves to the UAV Path Planning Problem

**Authors:**
Luiz G. Véras,
Felipe L. Medeiros,
Lamartine F. Guimarães

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Path planning,
path smoothing,
Pythagorean
hodograph curve,
RRT*-Smart.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1316688

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