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Title:
NEXT GENERATION AUTONOMOUS STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT USING UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2018/089572
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A structural health monitoring and management system and oil and gas monitoring system includes a ground station having a computer, a cloud storage and a plurality of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Mounted to the UAS is a robotic arm and an ultrasonic system. The system includes multiple tiers for completing different diagnostic analysis.

Inventors:
VIDYADHARAN, Akash (2411 Grand Aveneue, Des Moines, Iowa, 50312, US)
CARTER, Tyler (2411 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, 50312, US)
Application Number:
US2017/060764
Publication Date:
May 17, 2018
Filing Date:
November 09, 2017
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Assignee:
INFRADRONE LLC (2411 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, 50312, US)
International Classes:
B64C39/02; G01M99/00; G03B37/00; G05D1/00; G05D1/10
Foreign References:
US20120136630A12012-05-31
US9753461B12017-09-05
US20120262708A12012-10-18
Other References:
JIMENEZ-CANO ET AL.: "Aerial Manipulator for Stucture inspection by Contact from the Underside", INTELLIGENT ROBOTS AND SYSTEMS (IROS) , 2015 IEEE /RSJ INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON, 2015, pages 1879 - 1884, XP032831891, Retrieved from the Internet
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ZARLEY, Timothy J. et al. (ZARLEY LAW FIRM, P.L.C.Capital Square,400 Locust Street Suite 20, Des Moines Iowa, 50309-2350, US)
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