Griffin and Wasp Flight Tests

Anton Erasmus implemented the ROS technology into his project to send coordinates to Griffin’s flight controller through an external script. This was tested by sending various coordinates to Griffin and observing its response. ROS allows quick plug and play of software packages across different hardware, increasing the deployment of UAV solutions.   Reghard Grobler commissioned a new drone, Wasp. Reghard tested the different controllers of Wasp by flying in specific trajectories....

1st Cape Town-Aachen Robotics Symposium

ESL students and lecturers presented some of the on going projects within the ESL at the 1st Cape Town-Aachen Robotics Symposium between 1 and 2 July. These projects include weather balloons, toolchains used for development, gliders and neural networks.  ...