2018 UAS HQs Workshop

The UAS Handling Qualities Workshop

“Flight Test Methods to Generate Handling Qualities Data”

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

6:00pm – 9:00pm

Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference, AIAA SciTech


18:00: “Handling Qualities Database Generation with a Fixed-Wing sUAS," David Klyde, Systems Technology, Inc.

18:20: “X-48B/C Flight Test Experience and Handling Qualities Assessment,” Ken Rossitto, Boeing Research and Technology

18:40: “Towards UAS Flying Qualities Requirements,” Marcos Berrios, US Army Aviation Development Directorate

19:00: “Performance, Dynamics, and Handling Qualities Flight Testing for Small UAVs,” Mujahid Abdulrahim, AeroVironment

19:20: “Quadcopter System Identification,” Sung Hyeok Cho, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

19:40: “UAV Tail Sitter Flight Measurements for System Identification,” Mark Snyder, Heurobotics and Borja Martos, Embry-Riddle

20:00: “Physics-Based Flight-Mechanics Predictions for Multi-Copters,” Farhan Gandhi, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

20:20: “Piecewise System Identification of a Mars Helicopter,” Carlos Malpica, NASA Ames Research Center