Commercial Drones for Large Infrastructure Inspection

Commercial Drones for Large Infrastructure Inspection

The student team will develop the foundation of an entirely new product line for SkySpecs. After documenting a currently utilized inspection methodology based on interviews with current practitioners, students will specify/design/develop: the system requirements for the controlled flight inspection,required sensors, data capture, automated post processing of data all delivered with an intuitive and effective web based user interface.

More Information: 2017-SkySpecs

Students who successfully match to this project team will be required to sign the following two documents in January 2017:

Student IP Agreement for this Project Team
Student Non-Disclosure Agreement for this Project Team
How to Apply

Project Features

  • Skill level All levels
  • Students 5-7
  • Likely Majors A&D, CEE, CS, DATA, MATH, ME, MIDAS, SI, STATS
  • Course Substitutions EECS 498, Honors, SI, CSE-G, A&D Elec, MIDAS, Data Science Capstone
  • IP & NDA Required? Yes
  • Summer Opportunity Interview Guaranteed
  • Web Programming (2-3 Students)

    JavaScript, Node.js, C/C++, Java

    • Likely Majors: CSE/CS-LSA
  • Database design (1 Student)

    Scalable database design and general programming

    • Likely Majors: CSE/CS-LSA
  • Data Analysis (2 Students)

    Data Analysis techniques, R, Python, SQL, or similar

    • Likely Majors: Data Science, MIDAS, STATS, MATH, CSE/CS-LSA
  • User Interface Development (1 Student)

    UI/UX Design, usability studies, graphic design experience/interest desireable

    • Likely Majors: Information (SI), A&D
  • Infrastructure Evaluation (1 Student)

    Testing and Evaluation methods, statistics, basic data analysis

    • Likely Majors: CEE, ME

Faculty Mentor: Vineet R. Kamat2017 Stryker projects
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Sponsor Mentor: Josh Goryljosh
Director of Business Development
Executive Sponsor Mentor: Danny Ellisdanny
Co-Founder & CEO
Executive Sponsor Mentor: Tom Bradytom
Co-Founder & CTO
For More Information About This Sponsor, Visit Their Website (Sky Specs).