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Tag : MAVs

by   -   January 21, 2014

Development of unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs) or unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), more commonly known as drones, is one of the fastest-growing and, yet, controversial sectors of aerospace, yet it is Black Hornetforecast that it could be worth as much as $62 billion a year to the global aerospace industry by 2020, creating hundred of thousands of jobs. The civilian drone market alone is possibly worth more than $400 billion according to a UK research project backed by the government and top aerospace companies.

by   -   November 29, 2012

Davide Scaramuzza leads the Robotics and Perception Group at the University of Zurich and is Adjunct Faculty at ETH Zurich.