Will Roney

Posts Tagged ‘UAV’

Book Review – Unmanned Aircraft Systems by Reg Austin

In Practical Industrial Applications on September 3, 2012 at 11:00

Unmanned Aircraft Systems: UAVS Design, Development and Deployment (AIAA Education Series)

Unmanned systems particularly airborne ones are in the ascendant, quite literally. The marketplace for drones, quadcopters and the like is expected to be worth up to $100 million over the next decade worldwide. Applications will be in areas such as the ones we are most aware of at the moment – the military, but there are opportunities in areas where the danger to humans is considered unacceptable. Read the rest of this entry »


Book Review – Sense and Avoid in UAS Edited by Plamen Angelov

In Practical Industrial Applications on September 3, 2012 at 10:30

Sense and Avoid in UAS: Research and Applications (Aerospace Series)

The world of Unmanned Airborne Systems has grown steadily from small vehicles similar to model aircraft, to things like the Predator and Global Hawk which provide serious military applications for the user. But as their size and complexity increases so does the risk to other airborne and ground traffic. Read the rest of this entry »

Practical Industrial Applications

In Practical Industrial Applications on September 2, 2012 at 11:01

Over the next few weeks, Startup Business Book Reviews is trying something new.

Rather than just concentrate on book reviews of good business books (which will continue), we will be looking at certain sections of industry and how books relating to them can help you decide if you want to follow a career in them.

To start the series off, there will be reviews of book related to Unmanned Aerial Systems, Energy industry issues and Road Vehicle technology.

I hope that you find these interesting and that you gain something from these,

Will Roney
SBBR Blogger