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April 18, 2017
Congratulations to BIGIDEAS Winners: Isabella Domi, Jessica Palmer, Emery Silberman Three Mechanical Engineering undergraduates Isabella Domi, Jessica Palmer, Emery Silberman won Berkeley BIGIDEAS competition with $7000 award. Quoting from the award email (4/17/17) "Congratulations! Your Big...
April 10, 2017
Congratulations to Brandon Stark for passing the final Ph.D. dissertation defense on April 5th, 2017 Wednesday!   Well done Dr. Stark! Flyer of the defense  (PDF) Ph.D. Dissertation (Front-matter-Chapter01.PDF. For full PDF, being finalized, to be linked here)   Last...
March 31, 2017
http://citris-uc.org/citris-and-the-banatao-institute-award-611000-to-eleven-information-technology-projects/   Project 1. Consequences-Aware Co-Piloting System For Human-In-The-Loop Drone Operations Principal investigators: Mark Mueller (UC Berkeley) and YangQuan Chen (...
March 31, 2017
Congratulations to Guoxiang Zhang and Tiebiao Zhao for winning NVidia GPU grant (Titian X Pascal) (Performace comparisons)   From: NVIDIA GPU Grant Program [mailto:no-reply@webportalapp.com] Sent: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:34 PM To: YangQuan Chen <ychen53@ucmerced.edu> Cc:...
March 22, 2017
The Second Biochar Meeting @ UC Merced. Agenda.  5/3/2017 All talks were recorded. Available upon request. The First Biochar Meeting @ UC Merced. Agenda. 2/14/2017 University of California, Merced 4225 N. Hospital Rd., Atwater, CA 95301 UCM1200 Conf Room 4 -...
March 18, 2017
Prof. Chen's #UAS4STEM talk at 2nd AgTechFair @ CITRIS@UCMERCED Title: Drone Educational Ecosystem at UC Merced (#UAS4STEM) Slides (PDF 6.4Mb) (PPT 21Mb)   P.S.  On 3/10/17the whole Friday, this UC Merced Extension course (ENGR.830.1 Introduction to Drone/UAS/...
March 7, 2017
A List of FAA Certified Drone Pilots @ UC Merced Congratulations to all who successfully passed the FAA UAS Knowledge Test and obtained the FAA drone pilot licenses. We feel very proud of you! Click here for the list. This list will get longer as time goes because of our #UAS4STEM educations...
February 24, 2017
UAS4STEM: Unmanned Aerial Systems for STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Education @ UC Merced (#UAS4STEM) Other related programs: USDA AFRI ELI NSF REU (e.g. MAS-net 2010) ED HSI STEM STEM-TRACKS and TEAM-E UAS4STEM @ UC MERCED (#UAS4STEM...
February 24, 2017
Congratulations!   FEATURE Unmanned aerial systems for agriculture and natural resources by Sean D. Hogan, Maggi Kelly, Brandon Stark, YangQuan Chen Full text HTML  | PDF       CALIFORNIA AGRICULTURE,  January-March 2017  Volume 71,...
February 23, 2017
Summer 2017 ME190 "Unmanned Aerial Systems" course now open for registration. Professor YangQuan Chen will offer this course for the first time in the first session of Summer in 2017. It was first offered in Fall 2016 with 45 students registered and all passed. More than 10 students...

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