13Moving Toward Autonomous Vehicles (Drones and Robots) for Efficient and Smart Delivery of Services Using Hybrid Ontological-Based Approach

Nidhi, Jitender Kumar and Sofia Sandhu

DOI: 10.1201/9781003353034-13

13.1 INTRODUCTION

A rapid growth and evolution is being seen in the logistics and transportation industries with respect to delivery services. With the advent of the e-commerce industry and modern technologies, there has been a rapid increase in the delivery of packages by various organizations. It is estimated that the current delivery of parcels is expected to grow around 262 billion packages by 2026 [1]. On the other hand, it has also raised customer expectations of getting their parcels and orders delivered at the doorstep at minimal ...

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