Testing Swarming Drones

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-37804
Published October 01, 2020 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Operating multiple unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) has been enabled using an interconnected swarm to provide capabilities for situational awareness, defense, and logistics. To enable the testing capability, researchers worked with PhaseSpace to develop a new motion-capture capability that works for outdoor use where sunlight interferes with motion-capture devices typically used for purposes such as video game development.