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About the Course

How can we create agile micro aerial vehicles that are able to operate autonomously in cluttered indoor and outdoor environments? You will gain an introduction to the mechanics of flight and the design of quadrotor flying robots and will be able to develop dynamic models, derive controllers, and synthesize planners for operating in three dimensional environments. You will be exposed to the challenges of using noisy sensors for localization and maneuvering in complex, three-dimensional environments. Finally, you will gain insights through seeing real world examples of the possible applications and challenges for the rapidly-growing drone industry. Mathematical prerequisites: Students taking this course are expected to have some familiarity with linear algebra, single variable calculus, and differential equations. Programming prerequisites: Some experience programming with MATLAB or Octave is recommended (we will use MATLAB in this course.) MATLAB will require the use of a 64-bit computer....

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Oct 22, 2017

The course is very good.\n\nThe classes are well taught and show general concepts. It is necessary to do research on the internet, to solve the assignments. This is not a bad thing in my point of view

Jun 8, 2018

I think this is very good course of aerial robotics research. Being a student of robotics, I feel that some of stuffs in this course needs a good background in control and mechanical engineering.

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By Corey C

Mar 8, 2021

Very good quality content. Well taught.

By Christos P

Jul 12, 2020

Fantastic course, very well structured!

By Li D

Jul 10, 2018

Nice for digital controller researcher!

By Shashank S P

Jun 21, 2020

I have learned a lot from this course.

By Bakhtiar M

Nov 23, 2019

Really like the math behind the scene.


Apr 19, 2018

Very detailed and knowledgeable course

By Sai M A

Jun 26, 2017

Good course to learn Aerial Robotics !

By ogheneochukome s

Aug 1, 2016

Lots of useful Details handed out here

By Ahmed S

May 23, 2021

one of the most useful Course thanks

By Yuwei W

Mar 14, 2020

really good course to learn robotics

By Chinthaka A

May 16, 2019

Great Course, good with fundamentals

By Leon Y

Jan 26, 2018

using forum to complete the homework

By Joaquín C

Sep 23, 2016

Hard, very interesting and great! :)

By Abner C

May 10, 2016

It's a complete robotics course !!!!

By Paulo V

Jan 26, 2016

Vary nice! Practice and objectively!

By Muhammad N

Apr 22, 2020

It was my greatest time of learning

By Pransh R

Jul 31, 2017

A challenging course for a beginner

By Николай П

Jul 7, 2016

Rather hard, but very interesting.

By Aman S

Jan 16, 2021

Amazing course. Enjoyed learning.

By David F

May 5, 2018


By Juan E V

Apr 17, 2016

Very good. Practical information.

By David L

Mar 10, 2016

Very challenging, but worthwhile.

By Ramin M

Feb 6, 2016

Wonderfull with its all features.

By Nikhilesh

Jan 24, 2016

An excellent introduction to MAVs

By Mohamed S H

Jan 15, 2016

impressive work by the instructor