Gator Engineering grad students build unmanned aircraft to survey wildlife

In Engineering Education, News, Research & Innovation

Working across disciplines with wildlife biologists at UF, graduate students in the Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering have developed a 14-pound aircraft with a high-resolution digital camera that can photograph and help document nests without disturbing bird populations.

Read more about this and other specialty projects that the MAE department faculty and students have collaborated on in the Gainesville Sun and the Orlando Sentinel.