Pluto Drone Workshop - KPIT Sparkle Pune

  • Start Date: Feb. 17, 2018, 10 a.m.
  • End Date: Feb. 17, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
  • Venue: Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering, Pune

Pluto Drone Workshop - KPIT Sparkle Pune

A workshop designed to introduce participants to drones. This will allow them to
a) Learn basics drone technology
b) Building & flying self built drone
d) Try building their own use cases on top.

What will students learn from workshop?

● Principles of operation of multi­rotors
● Hands-­on experience with building aerial vehicles
● Flying self­built UAVs
● Trouble­shooting

Topics​ ​covered

● Definition and Uses of Drones
● Aerodynamics: In depth explanation of forces and axes involved in flying of pluto
● Simulation to understand Forces better
● Equilibrium: Understanding stable and unstable systems
● Sensors: In-depth about accelerometer, Gyro Sensor, Barometer and magnetometer
which are present in Pluto
● Motors: How motors work and what is Lorentz's law
● Propellers: What type of propeller we are using and it affects flying
● Building Pluto Drone on your own
● Flying Training

Which drone you are going to build and fly

Pluto - a DIY nano drone which you can re-program using its easy to use Cygnus IDE.

Workshop Details

Fee: Rs. 999 per participant
Venue: Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering, Pune
Date: 17th February 2017
Timings: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Things to carry

Smartphone/Tablet with app “Pluto Controller ” installed

Who is going to teach during workshop

Drona Aviation
Drona Aviation is an IIT Bombay start up. We have a vision of building a robust and easy to use Nano-Drones platform by which can be used by anyone to build their own applications. We specialize in building Nano-Drone Pluto a DIY drone.

USPs of Pluto:
- Kit to build drones from scratch
- Re-programmable drone with easy to use SDK
- Smartphone controlled - All data on App
- Inexpensive available spares