Aetos - RPAS & Services Aquitaine Cluster

3rd AETOS International Workshop on Research Challenges for Future RPAS/UAS Systems

May 5, 2015 at the Unmanned Systems 2015 Conference, Atlanta, Georgia


This conference is the third in the series on Unmanned Aerial Systems with applications to real world scenarios. It focuses on UAS, supportive technologies, software environments and the associated key research issues. The aim is to bring together the research community and to provide an opportunity to share experiences and views on current trends and activities in the domain. In addition to regular papers, the workshop highlights student posters and demonstrations that showcase real-world applications of UAS.

Who is Attending

  • Researchers
  • University students
  • Companies developing RPAS/UAS solutions and systems
  • Software and hardware developers

Conference Chairs and Organizers

  • Dr. Serge Chaumette, University of Bordeaux
  • Dr. Kamesh Namuduri, University of North Texas

Event Sponsors

  • University of North Texas
  • National Science Foundation

Topics of Discussion

  • Air-space integration
  • Sense and avoid
  • Trajectory and path planning
  • Autonomy
  • Ground control integration
  • Safety, security, fault tolerant approaches
  • Mission system support
  • Control, guidance, navigation & control
  • Communication, data link
  • Use cases and applications
  • Modeling
  • Sensors and sensor integration, payloads
  • Applications and real world deployments
  • Mobility models

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AETOS is a French research and development initiative for the development of the RPAS/UAV sector in the Aquitaine region, south west of France. Supported by Thales and the Aquitaine Regional Council, it was established in 2010. Besides hosting the main players in the aeronautical sector like Thales, Dassault, EADS and Safran, AETOS also encompasses innovative small businesses, academia, research institutes and training centers. AETOS hosts a bi-annual conference in conjunction with the UAV Show Europe, held in Merignac, Bordeaux. Next conference will be held in Bordeaux, France in 2016.

Aetos - RPAS & Services Aquitaine Cluster

University of North Texas (UNT)

As one of Texas' largest universities, University of North Texas (UNT) offers 99 bachelor’s, 83 master's and 36 doctoral degree programs. UNT’s music college is one of the nation’s best with areas of international distinction from early music to jazz. The faculty and students of Department of Electrical Engineering at UNT are actively engaged in a variety of cutting edge research areas including Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Networks.

University of North Texas

National Science Foundation

Travel support for invited speakers and students is provided through a grant from the National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation