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Recent Developments of Experimental Winged Rocket: Autonomous Guidance and Control Demonstration Using Parafoil

G. Guna Surendra, K. Yonemoto, T. Matsumoto, Y. Kutsuna, K. Itakura, H. Yamasaki, Y. Ura, M. Ichigie, H. Tanaka, S. Ueno, T. Someya
2015 Procedia Engineering  
Since 2005, Space system laboratory of Kyushu Institute of Technology has been studying experimental unmanned rockets called WIRES (WInged REusable Sounding rocket) [1] [2] [3] .  ...  In this paper, design, development, ground combustion test and flight test of the winged rocket named WIRES#012IA are presented.  ...  The avionics system has five microcomputers. The GPS (Global Positioning System) microcomputer senses the position of the rocket and also updates the position to the ground telemetry system.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2014.12.520 fatcat:x4otmgsx5jbaniex23xp7fizhe

Page 151 of Technical Book Review Index Vol. 49, Issue 4 [page]

1983 Technical Book Review Index  
Should be useful as a primary or backup text for classes at the techni- cian level or as an orientation for students pursuing studies with major emphasis on other aspects of engineering.  ...  The result is a patchy and incomplete book, but one which is nevertheless still a good guide to the basic communication, navigation and other avionic systems used in general aviation.  ... 

Four-Dimensional Helical Approach of Aircraft in an Air Traffic Control Environment

1981 Journal of Guidance Control and Dynamics  
A byproduct of this design work is the evaluation of new cockpit instruments using display and microcomputer technology.  ...  ; 3) realize the navigation computer using a microcomputer system; 4) make comparisons of actual flight data with optimal procedures.  ... 
doi:10.2514/3.56076 fatcat:lewroqrkzfe6besky5ypr2wth4

A UAV system for autonomous target detection and gas sensing

Tyler Kersnovski, Felipe Gonzalez, Kye Morton
2017 2017 IEEE Aerospace Conference  
This paper describes the design and flight testing of a UAV which carries an on-board camera and a carbon dioxide gas sensor and is capable of autonomous gas sensing while simultaneously visually detecting  ...  , applications such as agriculture biomass burning emissions and chemical and biological agent detection studies.  ...  Kane Nicholson for development and support on the webpage design.  ... 
doi:10.1109/aero.2017.7943675 fatcat:vusy2kcczjcnfdorpukqgg5woi

A Digital Radio Echo-Sounding and Navigation Recording System

M.R. Gorman, A.P.R. Cooper
1987 Annals of Glaciology  
Accordingly, in late 1982 the Mk IV system was modified to incorporate fast digitizing of the RES receiver output, with microcomputer-controlled magnetic-tape recording of both the radar data and navigational  ...  During the last 15 years, it has been used from a variety of platforms, both surface and airborne, and over a range of ice thicknesses from 4000 m to 100 m.  ...  The camera was used for navigation and to acquire stereo pairs of photographs for studies of surface roughness.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0260305500000434 fatcat:zngm3ehuyjd67niczlypcxco2a

Contrastive Analysis of Distractions to Pilot Caused by Various Flight Instrument Displays

Devinder Kumar Yadav, Yingxue Zhao, Chunyi Gao, Yufei Wang, Tianzuo Dong, Dinesh Bhatia
2022 Journal of Transportation Technologies  
and pilot distraction resulted from each of the avionic systems.  ...  This study compares the conventional avionics panel and touchscreen avionic panel to find out the least distractive panel for the pilots.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank Mr Fang Benli, an aerospace technician of the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) for his assistance in flight planning and executing the experiment  ... 
doi:10.4236/jtts.2022.122013 fatcat:zzrc4vbgzzh6jhd6urraoztc5y


K. S. Kumar, A. Mohamed Rasheed, R. Krishna Kumar, M. Giridharan, Ganesh
2013 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
Engg.MIT for his inspiration and encouragement throughout the project and wishes to all our Avionics students.  ...  Technology Campus of Anna University.  ...  CASE STUDY: AERIAL INSPECTION OF INDIA'S TALLEST RCC TOWER The presentation is about the investigation of the structural strength of the India's tallest structure, the 300m RCC tower using an UAV.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-xl-1-w2-241-2013 fatcat:fvksx2lfbvfglaiwvh45kfwuky

Page 33 of Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology Vol. 25, Issue 1 [page]

1993 Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology  
An example of a live application is drawn from the avionics industry and a mechanical verifier is introduced.  ...  Top in their paper describe the design of a mobile robot navigation system. They have introduced the idea of mobile robot navigational language.  ... 

Integrating Sensors into a Marine Drone for Bathymetric 3D Surveys in Shallow Waters

Francesco Giordano, Gaia Mattei, Claudio Parente, Francesco Peluso, Raffaele Santamaria
2015 Sensors  
An open prototype of an unmanned surface vessel (USV) named MicroVeGA is described.  ...  IRIS is operated remotely through a wireless modem network enabling the real-time monitoring of data acquisition and navigated using RTK [8] .  ...  By analogy with avionics applications, they are also called marine drones [6] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/s16010041 pmid:26729117 pmcid:PMC4732074 fatcat:ju243y6j7jbexpaoohmppfjaei

1986-1999 combined index IEEE aerospace and electronic systems magazine vols. 1-14 [Subject Index]

2000 IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems  
High speed driving of a gain-switched laser diode with an exponential transmission line; AES-M Sep 96 4-7 24-3 1 43-48 11-18 Zhenkang Sben, see Haixin Chen, AES-MJul98 21-24 Zhu, J., see Bogner, R.E.,  ...  ., avionics hardwarelsoftware codesign, multi-formalisms approach. avionics hybrid commun. archit., 1553 emulation, ATM.  ...  Brazet, M.D., Navigation 1990 Position Location and Navigation Symposium; meeting report. animal navigationabilities; overview.  ... 
doi:10.1109/taes.2000.869530 fatcat:dqlflsnslveyri76fpijskbzqi

Imaging penetrator-beacon design for Mars

Dan G. Tuckness
1994 Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets  
Their penetrator design was experimen- tally proven to withstand an impact of 300 m/s.  ...  Tuckness* University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019-0018 A navigation sensor design using penetrator beacons to support a precision Mars surface-relative navigation scenario is presented  ... 
doi:10.2514/3.26568 fatcat:vxnnk6efvvczndtpebumeiwtg4

Diagnostics of fly‐by‐wire control system

Boguslaw Dołega, Tomasz Rogalski
2008 Aviation  
An important kind of verification of the system is testing and reconfiguring fault detection and localization methods. The human factor is also taken into consideration.  ...  The paper describes the diagnostics of a fly-by-wire control system taken during the creation of this system.  ...  It was decided to present navigational parameters using a solution based on the air map used during earlier studies of the control system of unmanned aerial vehicles [2] .  ... 
doi:10.3846/1648-7788.2008.12.41-45 fatcat:y4ubdupqdfdw7anx54gga4uiva

A Data Fusion System for Attitude Estimation of Low-cost Miniature UAVs

Long Di, Tobias Fromm, YangQuan Chen
2011 Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems  
However, lower cost generally means lower navigational accuracy and insufficient flight control performance, mainly due to the low graded avionics on the UAV.  ...  The characteristics of each sensor and the calculation of attitude angles are carefully studied. The algorithms and implementation of the fusion system are described and explained in details.  ...  The UAV platform used in this paper is a selfmade delta flying wing, and it is originally designed for RC purpose, but after equipping it with an autopilot, a navigation unit and communication devices,  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10846-011-9569-1 fatcat:3xn2fggknrcxtdlftx5si4tu4y

Frequency Response Model for Branched Pneumatic Sensing Systems

Stephen A. Whitmore
2006 Journal of Aircraft  
part of the system design.  ...  These parameters are used directly by the pilot to fly the airplane and are also used by avionics computers for vehicle navigation tasks.  ... 
doi:10.2514/1.20759 fatcat:tx7h36ow25hyjdlxlj34cbvixy

Update: information for the computer systems design professional

1984 Computer  
Use Fortran, PASCAL, JOVIAL or ADA compilers for powerful minicomputers or a network of microcomputers.  ...  The Polhemus Navigation Sciences Division of McDonnell-Douglas Electronics has developed an electromagnetic position and orientation system, the 3Space digitizer, that provides the basis for isometric  ... 
doi:10.1109/mc.1984.1659229 fatcat:oan25wg7jfa2vk6oiaqrqvqfia
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