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Application of Artificial Intelligence Techniques in Uninhabitated Aerial Vehicle FlightThis paper describes the development of an application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) control. The project was done as part of the requirements for a class in AI at NOVA southeastern University and a beginning project at NASA Wallops Flight Facility for a resilient, robust, and intelligent UAV flight control system. A method is outlined which allows a base level application for applying an Artificial Intelligence method, Fuzzy Logic, to aspects of Control Logic for UAV flight. One element of UAV flight, automated altitude hold, has been implemented and preliminary results displayed.
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Document Type
Preprint (Draft being sent to journal)
Dufrene, Warren R., Jr. (Nova Southeastern Univ. Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States)
Date Acquired
August 21, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 2003
Subject Category
Cybernetics, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Meeting Information
22nd Digital Avonics System Conference(Indianapolis, IN)
Distribution Limits
Public Use Permitted.
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