Brockton, MA

About Me:

Computer Engineering major at UMass Amherst.

Please tell us a bit about your UAV interest

Developing an Automated AeroPainting System (AAPS) with a quadrocopter for my Senior Design Project.


Espargos, Sal Island (Cape Verde islands)

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Edmar Goncalves posted a discussion
I have connected the GPS to the ardupilot (GPS port on APM), it locks (LED goes solid), inserted GPS_PROTOCOL_MTK16 line in the config.h file, but Mission Planner shows that GPS is disabled on the terminal and on the main screen shows NO GPS. Any…
Apr 16, 2012
Edmar Goncalves posted a discussion
I have run a script while the APM is connected via USB, and the quadcopter responds every time.But when I run the script over my Xbee Series 1 connection, the console shows that a lot of packets are being lost and sometimes the copter responds,…
Apr 3, 2012
Edmar Goncalves posted a discussion
All,I intend to program my quadcopter to do some autonomous action, but I haven't figured out the MP terminal commands to make that happen. How can I run a Python script from the MP?
Mar 11, 2012
Edmar Goncalves posted a discussion
All,Where can I find landing poles for a GAUI 500x frame of about 10 inches long or more?I've looked all over but can't find any.
Mar 2, 2012
Edmar Goncalves posted a discussion
Dear ardupilot community,I intend to read in-flight data, such as pitch, roll, yaw and battery status via Xbee telemetry from a computer. I have synced up the two Xbees and I am receiving some telemetry data from the ardupilot, though it doesn't…
Feb 1, 2012