Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Drones

Applications

Edited by George Dekoulis

Aerospace Engineering Institute

Drone technologies have constantly been developing for over 100 years. The latest models exhibit a previously unseen set of specifications available to the end users. The collective effort of distinguished international researchers, within the field of drone technologies, has been incorporated into this textbook suitable to the broader audience. The book has been edited by Prof. George Dekoulis, Aerospace Engineering Institute (AEI), Cyprus, an expert on state-of-the-art implementations of reconfigurable space engineering systems. The book consists of four main sections, namely, "Introduction," "Drone History," "Drone Design," and "Drone Applications." We hope this book will be beneficial to professionals, researchers, and academicians and, moreover, to inspire the younger generations into pursuing relevant academic studies and professional careers within the drone industry.

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DronesApplicationsEdited by George Dekoulis

Published: June 27th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.70910

ISBN: 978-1-78923-285-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-284-4

Copyright year: 2018

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509 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Drones

By George Dekoulis

48

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2. Small to Medium UAVs for Civilian Applications in Indonesia

By Fuad Surastyo Pranoto, Ari Sugeng Budiyanta and Gunawan Setyo Prabowo

74

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3. Smart Arduino Sensor Integrated Drone for Weather Indices: Prototype

By Hanping Mao, Oppong K. Paul, Ning Yang and Lin Li

78

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4. Generalized Control Allocation Scheme for Multirotor Type of UAVs

By Denis Kotarski and Josip Kasać

52

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5. Uncertainty of Object-Based Image Analysis for Drone Survey Images

By Lei Ma, Gaofei Yin, Zhenjin Zhou, Heng Lu and Manchun Li

47

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6. The Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles by Urban Search and Rescue Groups

By Marzena Półka, Szymon Ptak, Łukasz Kuziora and Aneta Kuczyńska

45

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7. New Applications of 3D SLAM on Risk Management Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in the Construction Industry

By Alfredo Toriz Palacios, José Maria Enrique Bedolla Cordero, Modesto Raygoza Bello, Edgar Toriz Palacios and Jessica L. Martínez González

51

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8. Land Use Information Quick Mapping Based on UAV Low- Altitude Remote Sensing Technology and Transfer Learning

By Lu Heng, Fu Xiao, Liu Chao, Li Longguo, Li Naiwen and Ma Lei

53

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9. Unmanned Aerial Systems for Magnetic Survey

By Sergey Cherkasov and Dmitry Kapshtan

61

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