High-profile event highlights university’s leadership role in the field.
Researchers will work to develop novel methods to detect injuries in mass casualty incidents.
U.S. Representative Glenn F. Ivey presented a proclamation honoring the AMAV team's NIST competition victory.
Student projects run the gamut from counterUAS to medical support in high-casualty scenarios.
Team’s Horizon drone leveraged unique design to balance hover and cruise performance with autonomous flight capabilities.
UMD Team wins NIST First Responder UAS Indoor Challenge with custom-built, low-cost drone, and takes home more than $150K in prize money.
Twelve projects led by or involving Maryland Engineering faculty have been awarded funding through the Grand Challenges Grants Program, the largest and most comprehensive program of its kind ever introduced at the University of Maryland.
The ArtIAMAS cooperative agreement with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory conducts research focused on safe, effective, and resilient capabilities and technologies that work intelligently and cooperatively with each other and humans.
Their project is titled, "Ensuring Fairness via Federated Learning Beyond Consensus."
The event emphasized research, advanced education, and outreach collaborations for the region, the state of Maryland and the nation.
Microsoft Robotics and Diversity Initiative will support Ph.D. fellowships, seminars, student diversity groups and more.
Competition challenged students to develop innovative UAV solutions for first responders.
Alison Flatau has been named the new chair of aerospace engineering at UMD.
Winning student paper demonstrates alternative to GPS in UAS swarm navigation.
A multi-institutional program leverages UAS Test Site capabilities in search of new breakthroughs.
Maryland Engineering earns a top spot in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report
Best Graduate Schools rankings among over 200 colleges.
Organizations that earn the ARM Institute’s Endorsement pass a rigorous assessment process by proving that they provide students the skills needed for a career in manufacturing working with robotics.
Maryland engineering will benefit from state-of-the-art labs and facilities at USMSM.
New, $86 million facility to expand educational opportunities, autonomous vehicles research.
Sydrak Abdi, Sara Honarvar and Pedro Sandoval-Segura are the Fellowship recipients.
Students selected for the UMD UAS Test Site’s summer internship program brainstorm. design and test real-world applications.
Rachel Cueva (’21), Niloy Gupta (’21) and Justin Lidard (’20) among 2021 awardees.
The Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student is working with robotic "Driftcams" to document aquatic life at different depths of the oceanic rim ecosystem.
Competition challenges students to build remote-control electric-powered vertical take-off and landing vehicles.
The agreement leverages Maryland's national leadership in engineering, robotics, computer science, operations research, modeling and simulation, and cybersecurity.
From extreme batteries to windows made from wood, Clark School’s trendsetting work ranks it among the country’s Top 10 public engineering schools for the 3rd consecutive year.
The Clark School community stands united with our Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islanders colleagues.
The Maryland Robotics Center will administer the program, which begins in Fall 2021.
Research and education hub continues to expand programs, outreach
Beneficiaries include two Ph.D. fellowships in robotics, the Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering, a robotics capstone course, the Black Engineers Society and the Society of Professional Hispanic Engineers.
High endurance design could be a boon for emergency responders.
Echinoderm-inspired robots could perform many difficult, dangerous tasks.
Aerospace engineering senior Charles Flanagan takes first place in Undergraduate Category.
Professors Thomas Murphy and Derek Paley have been selected by the University of Maryland as Distinguished Scholar-Teachers.
The electric-powered, vertical take-off and landing, micro air vehicle competition encourages student interest in autonomous/unmanned aircraft technology and small air vehicle design and fabrication.
Clark School faculty and additive manufacturing experts are working to 3D print protective face shields in response to critical PPE shortages.
Quantitative research will help better assess risks and benefits, while providing a foundation for planning.
'TurboTerps' flew their drone autonomously through a set of gates, completing 14 runs in 4:42.
""High Efficiency Water Segregator" won the grand prize.
Paley's term will begin July 1, 2019.
FIRE freshmen, AE undergrads and MEng Robotics students take first place in both categories at VFS Micro Air Vehicle Student Challenge.
Clark School Prof. Derek Paley wants autonomous underwater vehicles to have the same capabilities as fish.
Paley talks about how understanding the fluid movements of fish can help improve underwater vehicles.
Senior Patrick Washington Receives National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship
Free, Kumar, Ng and Weinstein recognized as tomorrow’s engineering leaders.
Researchers will create soft underwater robot appendages that mimic functionality found in sea stars; Werley is a co-PI.
Two B.S. 2014 UMD aerospace engineering alums, Cory Frontin and Spencer Stebbins, receive NASA fellowships.
Understanding response dynamics of startled fish reveals how orientation within the group effects escape chances, may offer insights into emergency response planning.
Students Brown and Free, and alumni Mills awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships.
Aerospace Engineering graduate students Brett Barkley and Sean Hersey receive 2015-2016 L-3 Scholarships.
Experts gathered to discuss UAVs in an event hosted by the Clark School on July 16.
Paley to receive 2014 E. Robert Kent Teaching Award during Clark School Winter Commencement.
UMD researchers were honored yesterday at the White House as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
Professor receives three-year fellowship and is named Willis H. Young Jr. Professor of Aerospace Engineering Education.
Bergbreiter and Paley honored by the White Houseas outstanding early-career scientists.
Students part of 10-week Research Opportunities in Miniature Robotics program.
Gessow Rotorcraft Center part of a $7 million research effort.
Honor recognizes successful practice in the arts, sciences or technology of aeronautics.
Clark School faculty promotions, moves announced.
Paley studies schooling fish to improve motion coordination in unmanned vehicle teams.
Aerospace, mechanical engineering students receive premier award for undergraduates.
Research will develop bio-inspired motion algorithms for autonomous vehicles.
Recovery funds go to Derek Paley for improving control of unmanned aircraft.