Date of Last Revision

2023-05-03 13:16:45


Aerospace Systems Engineering

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science

Date of Expected Graduation

Spring 2019


During SWAT operations, it is common to have a barricaded suspect who may be armed and a serious threat to SWAT team personnel. In these cases, sending a robot into harm's way to assess the situation as opposed to an operator has become the standard. The purpose of this of this research was to design and develop an unmanned system for the City of Akron's SWAT Team that can be injected into these scenarios to improve outcomes and mitigate risk to SWAT operators.

Research Sponsor

Dr. Daniel Raible

First Reader

Dr. Reza Madad

Second Reader

Dr. Nicholas Garafolo



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