Creative Interdisciplinary UAV Design
Interdisciplinary design is an important aspect of engineering work. Opportunities for collaboration between disciplines exist at the undergraduate level through engineering competitions and senior design courses. To be successful, the various groups must be aware of the needed synergy and must develop cross-disciplinary communication. This article describes the collaborative design process for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) between an IEEE competition team and an aerospace engineering senior design team.
S. E. Watkins and T. Rehmeier, "Creative Interdisciplinary UAV Design," IEEE Potentials, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 12-15, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jan 2014.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/MPOT.2013.2255518
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Collaborative design process; Cross-disciplinary; Engineering works; Inter-disciplinary designs; Senior design; UAV designs; Aerospace engineering; Curricula; Design; Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
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01 Jan 2014