Interested in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones?
Here is a collection of the Design Articles, Case Studies, Product How-To articles that have been published on Military Aerospace Designline and, in some cases, Industrial Designline and Automotive Designline, related to aerial vehicles designed to be used without a human pilot onboard over the last few years.
Check back frequently! This list will be updated as new articles arrive.
And, obviously, articles are presented in chronological order with most recent on top.
. Embedded vision: FPGAs’ next technology opportunity
By Brian Dipert, Embedded Vision Alliance, José Alvarez, Xilinx, and Mihran Touriguian, Berkeley Design Technology, Inc.
. Optimizing FPGAs for power: A full-frontal attack
By Chandra Sekar Balakrishnan, Xilinx, Inc.
. A design to generate UAV electrical power in flight
By Guy Wagner, Electronic Cooling Solutions, and Travis Mikjaniec, Mentor Graphics
. UAVs leverage IEEE-1394b data buses for success
By Richard Mourn, Astek Corp.
. NATO experiences of modeling military embedded systems
By Christopher Raistrick, Abstract Solutions Limited (Surrey, UK)
. The future of military robotics
By Emilie Kopp, National Instruments
. Extreme Design: Ultra-compact embedded computer overcomes multiple design challenges
By Thomas Roberts, Mercury Computer Systems, Inc.
. DARPA Challenge pushes driverless vehicles
Bruce Hall, Digital Auto Drive See related discussions: Drones: A hazard to your health?
UAV control? There's an app for that
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Don’t blink – The military airship returns
Shifting priorities at NASA/DoD spell opportunity for mil/aero
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