Drone Autonomy through Probabilistic Risk Estimation
Dr D Cleaver
1 April 2019
Since 2017 the University of Bath has been developing an approach to drone autonomy based on probabilistic estimation of both ground and air risk, and includes the probabilistic prediction of aircraft trajectories.
Investigation of Large Fold Angles of a Semi Aeroelastic Hinged Wing Tip
Prof J Cooper
31 March 2019
The Semi Aeroelastic Hinged wing tip concept has been developed by Airbus with the University of Bristol and is based on idea of allowing a wing-tip, that can be moved on the ground to fit airport gates, to be released for passive movement in-flight to enable gust loads alleviation & improved roll efficiency.
Vision based maneuvering for autonomous aircraft
Prof W Holderbaum
Applications accepted all year round
Reference Number. PI-WH-2017-1018-1-PhD. Project Summary. This project investigates the application of computer vision and computational neuroscience in motion control and planning for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).