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Flying Car and Autonomous Flight Engineer

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Course Features

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Duration

4 months

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Delivery Method

Online

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Available on

Limited Access

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Accessibility

Desktop, Laptop

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Language

English

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Subtitles

English

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Level

Intermediate

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Effort

15 hours per week

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Teaching Type

Self Paced

Course Description

The core concepts of designing and developing flying robots will be taught to you. To implement control, planning, and estimation, you will use the quadrotor simulator and our custom flight simulator.

Course Overview

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Job Assistance

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Personlized Teaching

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International Faculty

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Post Course Interactions

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Hands-On Training

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Case Studies, Captstone Projects

Skills You Will Gain

Prerequisites/Requirements

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Substantial experience programming in any language

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Intermediate-level programming experience in Python or willingness to learn

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Intermediate-level programming experience in C++ or willingness to learn (including knowledge of memory allocation, classes, and references)

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Basic Linear algebra

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Calculus (derivatives and integrals)

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Probability and statistics (mean, variance, and probability distributions)

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Basic Physics (basic mechanics including knowledge of kinematics, dynamics, and torque)

What You Will Learn

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Apply controls, estimation, and planning methods to autonomously navigate a quadrotor

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3D Motion Planning

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Fixed-Wing Aircraft

Target Students

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Anyone who meets the eligibility criteria can join this course

Course Instructors

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Nicholas Roy

Instructor

Nicholas Roy is a Professor in the Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics, and a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, at MIT. He also founded Project Wing at X.
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Angela Schoellig

Instructor

Angela is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), and an Associate Director of the Center for Aerial Robotics Research and Education (CARRE) at the University of Toronto.
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Sebastian Thrun

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As the founder and president of Udacity, Sebastian’s mission is to democratize education. He is also the founder of Google X, where he led projects including the Self-Driving Car, Google Glass, and more.
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Raffaello D’Andrea

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Raffaello is a Professor of Dynamic Systems and Control at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. He is also the founder of Verity Studios, and a co-founder of Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics).

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