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Austin H replied to Cala's discussion Pixhawk connectors in PIXHAWK
"here is vid of the new Molex Clik Mate

Apr 22, 2015
Austin H commented on Paul Bupe's blog post Autonomous UAV Clustering Network
"Fantastic work Paul !
you might be interested in this MTIC algorithm for distributed multi target tracking in a sensor network 

Apr 15, 2015
Austin H commented on dusl's blog post THE NEW CONCEPT UAV
Nov 10, 2014
Austin H commented on Andy Nickerson's blog post Flexrotor "Thetis" at Boardman on a nice November afternoon.
the crew at Hood Technology have some impressive tech
check out the video of their Alticam Vision in action 

Nov 10, 2014
Austin H replied to William Cox's discussion Unstable wobble in Loiter
"could you give the details of your set up 
some pics would help too 

Oct 13, 2014
Austin H posted a blog post
Davide Scaramuzza and pals in the Robotics and Perception Group at University of Zurich have devised a new method called  Semi-Direct Monocular Visual Odometry for autonomous gps denied micro areal vehicle navigation. Using only a single…
Sep 1, 2014
Austin H posted a blog post
Boeing sponsored research at  MIT where Agha-mohammadi and pals have developed a new algorithm based on Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes (POMDP) that allows self monitoring of the vehicles health status in real time…
Aug 22, 2014
Austin H replied to Pedals2Paddles's discussion Compass/GPS without mast? in Arducopter Y6 Owners
"A soft foam block works great , cut a slit in the side near the top of the block and you can place the mag/gps unit inside for extra protection. "
Jul 14, 2014
Austin H commented on Bart Theys's blog post Design of a multi-rotor VTOL UAV and docking station for automated aerial transport
"Fantastic !!!  and congratulations
is the code available for  public use ?
I'm keen to replicate your experiment
cheers "
Jul 14, 2014
Austin H posted a blog post
Censi and Davide Scaramuzza of the University of Zurich present the first state-estimation algorithm.robotic   In a previous experiment Kumar gauged the robots’ location using a battery of external cameras that captured 1,000 exposures a second.see…
May 31, 2014
Austin H posted a blog post
Thanks to Alexandre Karpenko and pals at Stanford University , they have published  open source  software under GNU General Public License that stabilizes video image and eliminates shutter roll (jello) . In their example they are using the iphones…
May 21, 2014
Austin H posted a blog post
Saw this fantastic story on BBC the other day.Easyjet is developing drones to inspect its fleet of Airbus aircraft, and may introduce the flying maintenance robots as early as next year.The drones will be used to scan and assess Easyjet planes and…
May 9, 2014
Austin H replied to Charosenz's discussion How to find Accel X.Y.Z in Logs
"Hi Michael 
I was having the same problem
googled around and found this fantastic information 

Go to the Mission Planner’s Terminal screen
Press “Connect APM” or “Connect PX”…"
Feb 19, 2014
Austin H commented on Chris Anderson's blog post Major new update for APM:Plane code
"Thanks to all for the hard work !!!
does anyone know when the digital air speed  sensors will be available 

Jan 20, 2014
Austin H commented on UnmannedTechShop.co.uk's blog post Iris with FY-G3 brushless gimbal
"looks awesome !
well done "
Nov 22, 2013
Austin H commented on Domenico Giustiniano's blog post UAV Networks in Rescue Missions - Multihop Copter Network and Searching for Missing Person
"oh ya 
are working with Raffaello D'andrea"
Oct 9, 2013