UAS Summit University of Arkansas Dr. Richard Ham Department of Industrial Engineering Associate Director Master of Science in Operations Management
Overview • Why a Summit? • Research Areas • Economic Development • Education • Safety and Certification • Information Sharing • Ideas for Education, Training, Technology • Networking
Why a Summit • Explosive Growth • 575,000+; 10000+ Commercial • Expected 2M in 2017 • Daily Technology Improvementsand Approvals • Research and Economic Development • Desire to focus on applied, real-world needs • Share, Network, Improve Safety
Why a Summit Current Events: • UPS/CyPhy Urgent Last mile Test • Mercedes Last Mile Delivery • Supply Chain and Inventory Management; Yard Management • Law Enforcement/Search and Rescue • Internet Drones
Why a Summit Master of Science in Operations Management • Homeland Security Course • Market Research • Certificate in Process • UAS Critical Component: • Supply Chain/Logistics • Compliance Requirements • Lean, Quality, Optimization Sensors • New Emerging Areas Every Day!
Safety and Certification • Registration • FAR Part 107 Courses • Aeronautical Decision Making, Airspace, 107 Rules, Safe Operations • Public Use; Education Exemption; AMA • Waivers: 107, Airspace, TSA, TFR, etc. • Feedback from Provost Complete • Target Date October to Make January Meeting • TRAINING
Safety and Certification UAS Course OMGT 5903 • Understand the history of UAS operations • Assess UAS applications in research and industry operations. • Evaluate the implications of the UAS “system” • Evaluate regulatory requirements for UAS operations • Compare different sensing systems for UAS operations • Understand the implications of human factors in UAS operations. • Perform a UAS safety and risk assessment • Understand export control requirements • Assess unmanned aircraft system design considerations and select the appropriate system for various applications • Compare UAS airframe and power plant design • Perform 14 CFR Part 107 Risk and Safety Assessment • Understand UAS electrical systems and power systems • Evaluate the type of appropriate system for different UAS categories. • UAS Effective Research Strategies and Area of Research • Compare, methods to integrate UAS systems including policy, technological, social, detect and avoid strategies, legal and system design • Understand the future of UAS
Rules of Engagement Open Forum-Questions at the End Wrap up for Ideas After Lunch