LAUNCH-UAS Research Projects

Accessibility to the different research projects are listed here, as well as in the tabs in the drop-down menu. Clink on each one to learn more about the different LAUNCH-UAS projects as well as the project mentors.

Project 1:

Strategies for UAS Icing Mitigation and Protection

Project Mentor: Dr. Hui Hu

Project 2:

Guidance, Navigation, and Control of Multi-agent Collaborative Autonomous Systems for Complex Missions

Project Mentor: Dr. A Ram (Bella) Kim

Project 3:

Development of the Virtual Test-bed for UAS Using Hardware-in-the-loop Simulation

Project Mentor: Dr. Dae Young Lee

Project 4:

Optimal Design of Unmanned Aerial Systems for Dynamic Stall Mitigation

Project Mentor: Dr. Leifur Leifsson

Project 5:

Hardware-Supported Sensors and Software Health Management for UAS

Project Mentor: Dr. Kristin Rozier

Project 6:

Characterization of Liquid Sprays in UAS Rotor Downdraft

Project Mentor: Dr. Thomas Ward

Project 7:

Toward an Intelligent Low-Altitude UAS Traffic Management System

Project Mentor: Dr. Peng Wei

Project 8:

Increasing Engineers’ Sensitivity to Ethical Concerns Related to UAS Operation

Project Mentor: Dr. Benjamin Ahn


Application Due:

February 15, 2019

Program Dates:

May 26-Aug 2, 2019