• FireSwarm

    FireSwarm

    In this project, research is performed on a swarm of MAVs that will be able to search in a large area in order to detect and monitor forest fires. The MAVs make use of distributed […]

     
  • Evolutionary Robotics

    Evolutionary Robotics for Micro Air Vehicles

    Small robots with limited computational and sensory capabilities are becoming more commonplace. Designing effective behaviour for small robotic platforms to complete complex tasks is a major challenge. A promising methodology to address this problem is […]

     
  • DelFly Explorer

    DelFly Explorer

    TU Delft researchers have developed the DelFly Explorer, the world’s first Micro Air Vehicle with flapping wings that can avoid obstacles by itself. The uniqueness of this achievement lies in the DelFly Explorer’s very low weight (20 […]

     
  • MavLab at TEDX Amsterdam and Pauw and Witteman

    MavLab at TEDx

    On November 6th, Bart Remes of the MavLab of the TU Delft presented at TEDx Amsterdam. At night he also featured in the Pauw and Witteman show presenting the “drone in your pocket” vision. His […]

     
  • MavLab wins IMAV 2013

    TU Delft wins two out of three first prizes at international competition for micro aircraft

    Researchers and students of the TU Delft Micro Air Vehicle laboratory (MAV-lab) have won two out of three first prizes in the International Micro Air Vehicle competition (IMAV 2013) in Toulouse, France, with their innovative […]

     
  • MavLab wins IMAV 2013

    IMAV 2013

    The MavLab team of the TUDelft presented their latest developments at IMAV2013 in Toulouse. The IMAV is a conference and competition in the field of small, unmanned aircraft. During the competition these small aerial vehicles, […]

     
  • paparazzi lisa-s

    LISA-S: “the world’s smallest open source autopilot”

    he Micro Aerial Vehicle Laboratory at the TU Delft faculty of Aerospace Engineering has designed, built and tested the world’s smallest open source autopilot for small unmanned aircraft. A smaller – and lighter – autopilot […]

     
  • Hybrid MAV wins 1st prize at DSE Symposium

    Hybrid MAV wins 1st prize at DSE Symposium

    The objective of this project was to design a system of multiple MAVs capable of flying in a swarm to win the outdoor flight competition of IMAV2013. Besides performing several mission elements, emphasis is put […]

     
  • DelFly and BionicOpter at Hannover Messe 2013

    DelFly and BionicOpter at Hannover Messe 2013

     
  • Quadshot

    Swarm of Hybrid UAVs for the Acquisition of Distributed Measurements

    A Swarm of Hybrid UAV can perform measurements in a large area. To cover this area, the drones need quite some range. However, to perform their measurements, they should be able to land anywhere. That […]