TECHLAV Family

Sponsors

  • Department of Defense (DoD)

    Website: http://www.defense.gov/
    About:The Department of Defense is America's oldest and largest government agency.The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country. The department's headquarters is at the Pentagon.

  • Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

    Website: http://teamafrl.afciviliancareers.com/
    About: The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is the Air Force's only organization wholly dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of warfighting technologies for our air, space and cyberspace forces. AFRL traces its roots to the vision of airpower pioneers who understood science as the key to air supremacy. The passionate commitment of AFRL people, to realize this vision, has helped create the world's best air, space and cyberspace force.

Partners

  • University of Texas at San Antonio ACE Laboratory

    Website: http://ace.wacong.org 
    About: The Autonomous Control Engineering (ACE) Laboratory is part of the College of Engineering at University of Texas at San Antonio . This department is active in undergraduate engineering and graduate research, as well as partnerships with local businesses, other universities, and government agencies. ACE Laboratory currently is hosting the following teams: Renewable Energy, Autonomous Water Vehicle, Unmanned Aerial Systems / UAV Competition and the Cloud computing.

  • Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI)

    Website: http://www.sipi.edu/
    About: Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute, a National Indian Community College and Land Grant Institution in Albuquerque, New Mexico serving the educational needs of tribal.

Laboratories

  • ACCESS Laboratory

    Website: http://www.accesslab.net/
    About: Autonomous Cooperative Control of Emergent Systems of Systems (ACCESS) Laboratory as a TECHLAV affiliated laboratory aims to address fundamental problems in modeling, analysis, control and improvement of complex systems such as transportation systems, internet of things, smart grids, smart teaming of autonomous vehicles, and biological systems.

  • Wireless Next Generation Systems Lab (WiNGS)

    Website: http://engineering.utsa.edu/~bkelley/
    About: The Wireless Next Generation System (WiNGS) Lab at the University of Texas at San Antonio aims to perform research on the use of advanced 4G wireless communications in cyber physical systems, pervasive systems, and sustainable power systems. The lab investigates communication between people and systems. WiNGS also develops optimization algorithms, analysis, and integrated models of wireless systems and networks with sensors that incorporate autonomous closed loop control optimization known as cyber physical systems.

  • The Speech Perception and Auditory Cognition Laboratory (SPAC)

    Website: https://sites.google.com/site/speaclab/
    About: SPAC conducts basic scientific research to test theories of how the mind processes information mainly through experiments in which participants give simple responses to stimuli that are presented via computer. Research in the SPeAC Lab focuses on a variety of fundamental questions about cognition, such as: How does the mind categorize auditory and visual information, including speech sounds? How does the mind combine information from more than one source? How are perception and memory influenced by contextual information?

  • Mechanical Systems Laboratory

    About: The Mechanical Systems Laboratory researches dynamic systems and control. Also, educational activities for undergraduate/graduate students are performed aiming at various mechanical systems’ modeling and design of control problems. The systems being studied include hypersonic aircraft, aerial robots, and satellites.

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