Demonstration of closed-loop airborne sense-and-avoid using machine vision
Mejias, Luis, Lai, John S., Ford, Jason J., & O'Shea, Peter J. (2012) Demonstration of closed-loop airborne sense-and-avoid using machine vision. IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine, 27(4), pp. 4-7.
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This paper describes a vision-based airborne collision avoidance system developed by the Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation (ARCAA) under its Dynamic Sense-and-Act (DSA) program. We outline the system architecture and the flight testing undertaken to validate the system performance under realistic collision course scenarios. The proposed system could be implemented in either manned or unmanned aircraft, and represents a step forward in the development of a “sense-and-avoid” capability equivalent to human “see-and-avoid”.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Sense and Avoid, Hidden Markov models, Computer Vision|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND IMAGE PROCESSING (080100) > Computer Vision (080104)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > AEROSPACE ENGINEERING (090100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (090600) > Signal Processing (090609)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 IEEE|
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|Deposited On:||04 Dec 2011 23:58|
|Last Modified:||23 Jun 2015 02:56|
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