Interested in hands-on airplane control? Want to fly a helicopter using an XBox controller? Come check out the Aerospace Controls Laboratory (ACL)! We will have lab tours as well as several live demos, including cooperative control of unmanned aircraft and ground robots, aerobatic flight control, hands-on flight demos, and much more!
The ACL researches topics related to autonomous systems and control design for aircraft, spacecraft, and ground vehicles. Areas include mission planning for unmanned aircraft, sensor network design, trajectory planning, and robust control.