pixhawk
  • Male
  • Zurich
  • Switzerland
Share Twitter

Pixhawk's Friends

  • Marinela Boksan
  • Roman
  • Jan Vervoorst
  • Howard
  • Bart
  • Dano
  • Shannon Morrisey
  • Andrew Rabbitt
  • Anders Brownworth
  • Alex
  • Michael Zaffuto
  • Alan
  • Doug Weibel
  • Bart
  • tshado

pixhawk's Groups

pixhawk's Discussions

Lightweight DC-DC module for autopilot

Started Aug 12, 2010 0 Replies

Hi!I'm looking for a lightweight, small DC-DC module to power an autopilot and several peripherals.We're currently getting the pxIMU Autopilot / Inertial Measurement Unit ready for the community.…Continue

Pressure Altitude / Differential Pressure Airspeed Primer

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matthew Coleman Nov 9, 2010. 5 Replies

Hi all,I've started writing a primer on altitude/airspeed using pressure sensors. It is complete by now, peer-reviewed (thanks ArduPilot Mega team!) and should be helpful and correct.…Continue

New tighly integrated, fast and competition proven open source IMU / Autopilot system

Started Aug 5, 2010 0 Replies

Dear fellow Micro Air Vehicle Enthusiasts,The PIXHAWK student team of ETH Zurich has now finalized it's IMU/Autopilot electronic design, which is the result of two years of constant innovation for…Continue

Tags: university, competition, imav, emav, eth

RSS

Loading… Loading feed

 

pixhawk's Page

Latest Activity

Abhsiehk Mukherjee commented on pixhawk's blog post QGroundControl Update: Mission Interface and full Google Earth Support on OS X
"How we can connect multiple MAVs (using APM) in Qgroundcontrol ?? "
Mar 18
Icarus commented on pixhawk's blog post QGroundControl with Google Earth 3D Trees
"Same as above, I have struggled to find out how to display google earth with qgroundcontrol, I can't figure it out at all. any advice? . os x 10.9. the manual is no help.   it will be awesome when this is all working. "
Mar 12
Jeffrey May commented on pixhawk's blog post QGroundControl with Google Earth 3D Trees
"I have QGC version 2.0.0 on both a Windows 7 and 8 computer. I have trying to find in the program the ability to use Goggle Earth 3D. It is noted in the operator manual, but I don't seem to be able to locate or if you have to build a widget to…"
Feb 1
kevin zhou left a comment for pixhawk
"I need some suggestion from Pixhawk. I am thinking to use Pixhawk to make some big UAV helicopter. do you think current version of firmware of helicopter is mature enough to handling a big helicopter?  When I am taking big helicopter, I am…"
Jan 20
Markus Järve left a comment for pixhawk
"When will it be possible to see new pixhawk autopilot schematics ? "
Sep 10, 2013

Profile Information

About Me:
PIXHAWK Team
Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest
http://pixhawk.ethz.ch
Hometown:
Zurich

pixhawk's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Pixhawk's Blog

QGroundControl v1.0.0 and MAVLink v1.0.0 Releases closing in

Posted on October 2, 2011 at 3:30am 3 Comments

 

GroundControl and MAVLink have been improved substantially behind the scenes over the last months. The most obvious new feature on the user level are custom user widgets. You can configure yourself parameter sliders and buttons and even export this widget into a *.qgw file, which other users can import. The video shows how to create a custom attitude control…

Continue

CAN bus on Micro Air Vehicles - Join the MAVLink discussion

Posted on March 8, 2011 at 7:10am 12 Comments

The MAVLink mailing list is currently very actively discussing which route to take to CAN-MAVLink integration. Especially engineers working in their day jobs on ARINC 825 or CANaerospace could bring important feedback to the table, so please share your knowledge.…



Continue

PIXHAWK Gumstix Camera makes it to product!

Posted on March 1, 2011 at 6:44am 10 Comments

The design we pioneered in 2009 for machine vision with Gumstix Overo is now finally available as product from Gumstix. They did a great job of converting our initial raw open source design into a usable product, our internal prototype made it not beyond basic sensor readout routines. The picture on the top shows the…

Continue

QGroundControl 0.8.3 beta - User Configurable

Posted on February 27, 2011 at 11:30am 19 Comments

This video shows how each user can configure the layout and even individual sliders and buttons of QGroundControl for his personal needs. This version is compatible with the current ArduPilotMega pre-release 2.0 codebase from the SVN repository (trunk). Please note that the video shows only a snapshot, not the final QGroundControl 0.8.3 release version (we're still improving it on a daily basis). User feedback is very welcome, if you want to try it yourself you can…

Continue

Comment Wall (5 comments)

At 1:02pm on June 28, 2011, Patrick Hammer said…

Hello! Do you have experience with ardupilot? Have you gotten any integration with ROS over mavlink?

If you can help please respond here:

http://diydrones.com/group/rosusergroup/forum/topics/how-to-publish-ardupilot-1

Thanks!

At 11:06am on November 18, 2011, Jeff Rousseau said…

Hi, is the ros-mavlink-pkg still being maintained?

It seems there are issues in ROS Electric/Ubuntu 10.04+:

http://answers.ros.org/question/2690/is-ros-mavlink-pkg-supported-under-electric

http://answers.ros.org/question/2959/ardu-pilot-mavlink

Also, are there any plans to add documentation?

Jeff

At 9:39am on April 5, 2012, Antoan said…

Hi there,

I was wondering if it is possible to order assembled Cheetah or other quadrocopter kits (rough cost estimate?) at this time or if you plan to make one available later in the future?

Cheers,

Antoan

At 3:40am on September 10, 2013, Markus Järve said…

When will it be possible to see new pixhawk autopilot schematics ? 

At 9:43am on January 20, 2014, kevin zhou said…

I need some suggestion from Pixhawk.

I am thinking to use Pixhawk to make some big UAV helicopter. do you think current version of firmware of helicopter is mature enough to handling a big helicopter? 

When I am taking big helicopter, I am thinking about a nitro helicopter within 2 hours duration. 30 km flight radius. 30 kg payload expectation.

Someone can give me some guide about it ?  Also a suitable air frame is not easy to find, which company produce this kind of good helicopter with a good price ? 

Thank you so much.

You need to be a member of DIY Drones to add comments!

Join DIY Drones

 
 
 

© 2014   Created by Chris Anderson.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service