Ryan Robinson, L-3 Communications Fellow and Ph.D. student in aerospace engineering advised by department chair Norm Wereley, won first place in the Student Hardware Competition at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures, and Materials Systems Conference for his technical paper and hardware demonstration of "Model-Based Feedforward Control of a Robotic Manipulator with Pneumatic Artificial Muscles."
This is part of a project in collaboration with Curt Kothera at Techno-Sciences Inc. under Small Business Innovations Research/Small Business Technology Transfer funding from the Telemedicine Advanced Technology Research Center at Ft. Dietrick, Md.
Terrapin Rocket Team Flies High, Takes Second in Category at Spaceport America Cup
“Gambit” Pays Off in UMD Team’s Search-and-Rescue Competition Win
MRC and MAGE Earn ARM Institute Endorsement
UMD Takes Second in VFS Design-Build-Vertical-Flight Competition
UMD Student Team Advances in UAS Competition
Two Clark School teams take top spots in VFS micro air vehicle competition
Student autonomous robotics competition slated for June 2019
Department Welcomes New Faculty Member John Martin
UMD Student Team Lauded for Award-Winning Drone
An Internship with Impact
September 21, 2012