College of Engineering and Polymer Science

Date of Last Revision

2023-05-04 20:29:44


Aerospace Systems Engineering

Honors Course


Number of Credits


Degree Name

Bachelor of Science

Date of Expected Graduation

Spring 2021


The nature of this project is confidential and cannot be disclosed in detail. Generally, this project deals with the analysis of a control system of a UAV with several electric motors and gimbals. The goal of this analysis is to improve control calculations for increased stability. In addition, development has been started on an application to streamline the tuning of gains for this particular controller, allowing for more efficient use of precious flight time.

Research Sponsor

Dr. Manigandan Kannan

First Reader

Dr. Scott Sawyer

Second Reader

Harry Harris

Honors Faculty Advisor

Scott Sawyer



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