The Sky is the limit

QinetiQ visit

Students from the University of Bath visited QinetiQ Target Systems (QTS) following their victory in this summer’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Challenge.

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24 Oct 2017

Bath students named winners in international drone competition

A team of engineering students from the University of Bath, has won the Institution of Mechanical Engineers’ (IMechE) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Challenge 2017.

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26 June 2017

Soaring to success at 2017 IMechE UAS challenge

The teams at UAS Challenge 2017 showed a great deal of skill in integrating a range of technical systems to develop an excellent set of very viable aircraft.

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Someday in 2017

Winning the IMechE UAS Challenge with Team Bath Drones

Over the past year, 8 Aerospace and 4 Integrated Mechanical and Electrical Engineering final year MEng students, have been working together as Team Bath Drones to design an autonomous drone for the annual global IMechE Unmanned Aircraft Systems challenge. This year’s competition required the drone to undertake three separate missions: endurance, a 6 lap time trial; aid delivery using flour bags onto a target; and reconnaissance, identifying the location of targets on the ground.

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30 June 2017

Bath University wins Unmanned Aircraft Systems Challenge 2017

“Across the board, the teams had grasped the technical attributes required and the implications air safety; the Challenge proved an invaluable means of converting theoretical designs into practical, safe and capable aircraft.

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21 June 2017

Meet Team Bath Drones – the group of students taking autonomous drones to new heights

Because of the high-calibre competitors, it truly is a team effort in the quest to conquer this competition. Hemant says, “Our official team is limited to 10 individuals, however, we have a lot of engagement and interest among younger engineering students, who we mentor towards having the skills to produce their own entry when they get to their final year!”

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15 February 2017

Drone building 101

- The components needed to build a drone

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Solid Edge to design and build a drone

TBD tried to push the technological design of the aircraft and tried to use innovative and new concepts. Getting the technical concepts to actually work in real life has been a challenge.

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MAY 21, 2014 BY VAFPRESS

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