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Development of an integrated avionics hardware system for unmanned aerial vehicle research purposes
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The development of an integrated avionics system containing all the required sensors and actuators for autopilot control is presented. The thesis analyzes the requirements for the system and presents ...
Considerations for a roadmap for the operation of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in South African airspace
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology is classified as being disruptive since it has the potential to radically change the utilization of airspace. Most unmanned vehicles are aimed at military applications, yet civilian ...
Investigation of an aeroelastic model for a generic wing structure
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Computational Aeroelasticity is a complex research field which combines structural and aerodynamic analyses to describe a vehicle in flight. This thesis investigates the feasibility of including such ...