MICRO-502 / 3 crédits

Enseignant: Floreano Dario

Langue: Anglais

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.


Summary

The course provides an introduction to the design, control, and applications of aerial robots. Students will be able to translate theoretical concepts into practice by means of hands-on exercises with simulated drones.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Mobile Robots

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Identify drone types
  • Describe aerodynamic foundations of drones
  • Compare different design types
  • Analyze costs and benefits of specific design for specific mission
  • Assess / Evaluate control methods for specific missions
  • Implement control algorithm on drone
  • Set objectives and design an action plan to reach those objectives.
  • Describe applications and regulations
  • Conduct an experiment with simulated and real drones

Transversal skills

  • Set objectives and design an action plan to reach those objectives.
  • Assess progress against the plan, and adapt the plan as appropriate.
  • Make an oral presentation.

Teaching methods

Lectures, software exercises, exercises and project with real drones

Expected student activities

Attending classes and asking critical questions; performing exercises and answering possible quizzes within a week; form groups to assemble, program, and characterize mini-drone; write and present drone project report.

Assessment methods

Project assessment and written exam

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Nombre de places: 60
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Aerial robotics
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • TP: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Nombre de places: 60
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Aerial robotics
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • TP: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Nombre de places: 60
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Aerial robotics
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • TP: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Nombre de places: 60
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Aerial robotics
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • TP: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Nombre de places: 60
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Aerial robotics
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17 PO01   
17-18 PO01   
18-19 PO01   
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Mardi, 16h - 17h: Cours PO01

Mardi, 17h - 18h: Exercice, TP PO01

Mardi, 18h - 19h: Exercice, TP PO01