[clug] March Canberra Linux Users Group meeting
paulway at mabula.net
Mon Mar 21 16:00:02 MDT 2011
Canberra Linux Users Group Meeting - 24th March 2011
Date: 24th March 2011 (Fourth Thursday of the month)
Time: 19:00 - 21:00 (or when it finishes)
Speaker: Andrew Moss, Andrew Tridgell
Abstract: Andrew Moss and Andrew Tridgell will be talking about
the Canberra UAV project.
Canberra UAV is a multi-skilled team based in Canberra
who are designing, building, integrating and flying an
Unmanned Airborne Vehicle (U.A.V.). The goal of this
team is to develop an UAV to compete in the Australian
Outback UAV Challenge competition held in September in
Queensland.This challenge requires teams to make a plane
that can locate a person in a large open area and drop a
bottle of water to them, without any remote control.
The Andrews will give an overview of the challenge and
the work done by the team so far.
Venue: Room N101
Computer Science and Information Technology Building
The Australian National University
See http://clug.org.au/ for more directions and a map
Food/drink: Pizza and soft drink/juice. Come hungry, and bring
about $6 to cover the cost of your share if you
If you would like to give a talk at a future meeting, please email me.
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