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Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Second Semester - Spring
  • Objectives of the course:
To offer a global vision of UAV: history and current models. To provide knowledge to be able to design a complete UAV system: onboard segment and ground segment. To offer a view on UAV civil applications and to create them.


  • Description of the course:
  1. UAV history.
  2. Applications.
  3. Current models.
  4. UAV parts overview: planes and helicopters.
  5. Flight Control System.
  6. Communications.
  7. Payload.
  8. Control.
  9. Ground-based station.
  10. Experiences.
  • Number of credits:

5 ECTS – Second semester

  • Faculty in charge:

Pablo Royo (Coordinador), Enric Pastor