Drone Research Group
Experts in design, development and usage of drone systems for a wide array of scientific applications
The LJMU Drone Research Group uses off-the-shelf and custom in-house-built drones for a wide array of applications that range from mapping of archaeological sites to counting orangutans. The group consists of staff who specialise on various aspects of drone design and usage which allows us to design and develop custom-made drones for specific applications using a wide number of sensors.
Search and rescue
Regulation and standards
Mapping and localisation
Simulation and training
- World-class flight simulator facility for training staff and students
- Highly experienced pilots able to provide theoretical and practical training
Working within local and international field sites
Local field sites include a private field near Calderstones Park.