Drones could soon be used in Australia to disinfect the streets, shopping malls, and playgrounds in a new plan toRead more
The drone will be fitted with a specialised sensor and computer vision system that can monitor temperature, heart and respiratory rates, as well as detect people sneezing and coughing in crowds, offices, airports, cruise ships, aged care homes and other places where groups of people may work or congregate.
The UniSA team led by Defence Chair of Sensor Systems Professor Javaan Chahl, who holds a joint appointment DST, will work with Draganfly Inc, a North American drone technology company, to immediately start integrating commercial, medical and government customers.
Professor Chahl, working alongside Dr Ali Al-Naji and Asanka Perera, achieved global recognition in 2017 when they demonstrated image-processing algorithms that could extract a human’s heart rate from drone video.
Quaternium breaks again the World Record of flight endurance Press How cool would it be to be able to flyRead more
Morocco’s military reportedly took possession last week of three Israeli-made reconnaissance drones, sold to the Arab nation via France, despite the lack of any formal relations between the two countries.
The drones, of the “Heron” long-endurance models developed by Israel Aerospace Industries, were bought for some $48 million, according to French website Intelligence Online.
The UK’s new Drone and Model Aircraft Registration and Education Service (DRES) is now live, and operators of small unmannedRead more
Drone technology is giving a lift to police departments of all sizes. By Marc Nathanson 6 December 2019, 09:26Read more
Drones can be used for some very nefarious activities. For this reason, armies and law enforcement need some effective meansRead more
The exercise provided an opportunity to test the interoperability of aerial, and technologies and the procedures and tactics for MaritimeRead more