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Autonomous control of tilt tri-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle

Olanrewaju, Rashidah Funke and Rosli, Rafhanah Shazwani and Balogun, Wasiu Adebayo (2016) Autonomous control of tilt tri-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle. Indian Journal of Science and Technology,, 9 (36). pp. 1-7. ISSN 0974-6846

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Abstract

A control algorithm of tri-rotor aircraft using PID control and the effect of it in a tilt tri-rotor aircraft is proposed and observed in this paper.In the development of the control algorithm, a mathematical model consisting variables from three motors used and its tilting mechanism is obtained and referred to. A significant improvement is observed when the control algorithm is applied to the system in which the pitch overshoot is greatly reduced and approach to a constant zero.Tilt TriRotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (TRUAV) is an aircraft that has three motors and does not allow pilot intervention in the management of the flight. There exist situations where the surrounding environment is not appropriate or even dangerous to a human being. Examples of such case is a war zone area, steep terrains, explosive area, or even during armed attacks.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 6796/27541
Uncontrolled Keywords: Autonomous, control, tilt, tri-rotor,UAV
Subjects: T Technology > TL Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
T Technology > TL Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics > TL500 Aeronautics
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: Dr. Rashidah Funke Olanrewaju
Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2016 16:14
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2017 13:26
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/27541

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