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Conceptual Design and Simulation of a Small Hybrid-Electric Unmanned Aerial Vehicle.

Subjects: *HYBRID electric vehicles; *AERIAL propellers; *AIRPLANES

  • Source: Journal of Aircraft. Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p1490-1498. 9p.

  • Abstract: Parallel hybrid-electric propulsion systems would be beneficial for small unmanned aerial vehicles used for military, homeland security, and disaster-monitoring missions involving ... Copyright of Journal of Aircraft is the property of American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics and its content may not be copied or emailed to ...

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Analysis of Inverted Rotors in Multirotor Aerial Vehicles With VTOL.

Subjects: Rotors; Drone aircraft; Aerial propellers

  • Source: IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. Jun2018, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p5535-5539. 5p.

  • Abstract: This correspondence paper explores the efficiency of common propulsion systems present in electric multirotors or drones with normal (tractor) and inverted (pusher) configuration rotors. The ...

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Hybrid-Propulsion High-Altitude Long-Endurance Remotely Piloted Vehicle.

Subjects: *SOLAR engines; *ELECTRIC motors; *AERIAL propellers

  • Source: Journal of Aircraft. Mar/Apr99, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p321. 11p. 3 Diagrams, 5 Charts, 10 Graphs.

  • Abstract: Presents information on a study which dealt with the option of combining solar propulsion with electric motors during daylight and internal combustion engines during darkness. ...

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Reviewing and Investigating the Use of Co-Axial Rotor Systems in Small UAVs.

Subjects: *HELICOPTER rotor aerodynamics; *REMOTELY piloted vehicles; *HELICOPTER design & construction

  • Source: International Journal of Micro Air Vehicles. Mar2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p1-16. 16p. 9 Black and White Photographs, 1 Diagram, 4 Charts, 5 Graphs.

  • Abstract: The article focuses on the performance metrics, advantages, and disadvantages of using co-axial rotor systems in small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). ...

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Periodical

Bental demonstrates hybrid UAV engine.

Subjects: Remotely piloted vehicles; Propulsion systems; Aerial propellersBental Industries Ltd.

  • Source: Flight International. 5/22/2007, Vol. 171 Issue 5088, p28-28. 1/5p. 1 Color Photograph.

  • Abstract: The article focuses on the hybrid propulsion system developed by Israel-based Bental Industries Co. for unmanned air vehicles. The company claims that its pusher-propeller powerplant ...

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New Micro-UAV Wows Japanese Audiences.

Subjects: *REMOTELY piloted vehicles; *HELICOPTERS; *ROBOTICSTOKYO (Japan); JAPANSEIKO Epson Corp.

  • Source: Journal of Electronic Defense. Jan2004, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p22-22. 1/4p. 1 Color Photograph.

  • Abstract: Reports on the launch of the world's lightest and smallest unmanned aerial helicopter, the Micro Flying Robot at the biennial 2003 International ...

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Optimizing Electric Propulsion Systems for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.

Subjects: *ELECTRIC propulsion; *REMOTELY piloted vehicles; *AERODYNAMICS

  • Source: Journal of Aircraft. Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p25-25. 1p.

  • Abstract: Design of an electric propulsion system for an unmanned aerial vehicle incorporates various disciplines such as the propeller's aerodynamic and structural ... Copyright of Journal of Aircraft is the property of American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics and its content may not be copied or emailed to ...

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A mechatronic positioning system actuated using a micro DC-motor-driven propeller–thruster

Subjects: *PID controllers; *MECHATRONICS; *REMOTELY piloted vehicles

  • Source: Mechatronics. Sep2009, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p912-926. 15p.

  • Abstract: Abstract: One of the greatest challenges facing designers in the mechatronics field is the development of autonomous systems capable of guiding an airborne object along ... Copyright of Mechatronics is the property of Pergamon Press - An Imprint of Elsevier Science and its content may not be copied or emailed ...

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