AUVSI SUAS

SUAS 2017

The 2017 SUAS Competition was held June 14th to 17th, 2017. A total of 59 international teams competed, 55 submitted Technical Design papers, 47 presented Flight Readiness Reviews (FRR), 42 teams attended, and 38 were able to get airborne. A total of $62,250 was awarded to teams. This was the first year to have no RF frequency management by the judges, FRR videos submitted to YouTube, and electronic-only scoring of detected objects.

University & TeamAwards
Universite de Sherbrooke
VAMUdeS
First Place
Best Mission Demonstration
Cornell University
CUAir
Second Place
Best Technical Design
Technion Israel Institute of Technology
TAS
Third Place
Best Flight Readiness Review
Istanbul Technical University
ITUNOM Unmanned Air Vehicles
Best Rotary Wing Award
Flint Hill School
Animus Ferus
Best High School Award
North Carolina State University
Aerial Robotics Club of NC State
Just Joe Sportsmanship Award
The University of Texas at Austin
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Team
Cyber Security Award
University of Maryland College Park
Maryland UAS
Dr. Arthur Reyes Safety Award
Norfolk State University
Team Tara
Dawn Jaeger Tenacity Award
Overall
Rank
University & TeamMission /
Journal /
Presentation
1Universite de Sherbrooke
VAMUdeS
1 / 3 / 3
2Cornell University
CUAir
3 / 1 / 2
3Technion Israel Institute of Technology
TAS
4 / 7 / 1
4Istanbul Technical University
ITUNOM Unmanned Air Vehicles
2 / 48 / 13
5Flint Hill School
Animus Ferus
6 / 12 / 12
6University of Hawaii
VIP University of Hawaii Drone Technologies
5 / 2 / 32
7Ecole de Technologie Superieure (ETS)
Dronolab
9 / 35 / 6
8North Carolina State University
Aerial Robotics Club of NC State
7 / 13 / 16
9University of California, San Diego
UCSD AUVSI
16 / 10 / 5
10Brigham Young University
BYU UAV Team
10 / 15 / 24
11University of Alberta
University of Alberta Aerial Robotics Group
8 / 23 / 27
12Virginia Commonwealth University
RAMS
11 / 9 / 26
13University of Toronto
University of Toronto Aerospace Team
19 / 16 / 4
14University of California, Los Angeles
UAS-Bruins
13 / 34 / 19
15M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology
Edhitha
14 / 19 / 29
16The University of Texas at Austin
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Team
20 / 5 / 10
17Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Robotics Association at Embry-Riddle (RAER)
15 / 6 / 38
18Monroe Community College
Drone Design Team
12 / 52 / 40
19Kansas State University
K-State AAIA AUVSI UAS Design Team
18 / 47 / 20
20Anadolu University
Suas Anadolu
24 / 8 / 7
21Christopher Newport University
CNU / Imprint
21 / 40 / 31
22Calvert Hall College High School
Aerocards
22 / 42 / 33
23McGill University
McGill Robotics
17 / 36 / 46
24University of Maryland College Park
Maryland UAS
29 / 37 / 8
25University Politehnica of Bucharest
Phoenix Team
25 / 21 / 37
26Polish Air Force Academy
UAVio
23 / 44 / 36
27SRM University
SRM-UAV
30 / 18 / 11
28Saint Louis University
SLUviators
26 / 51 / 25
29Yildiz Technical University
Lagari
30 / 4 / 17
30Cal Poly Pomona
Cal Poly Pomona
- / 26 / 9
31University of Pennsylvania
Penn Aerial Robotics
- / 22 / 15
32Mukesh Patel School of TM&E, NMIMS University
UAS NMIMS
28 / 28 / 43
33Delhi Technological University
Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS-DTU)
- / 30 / 14
34University of Cincinnati
UCAV Bearcats
- / 11 / 23
35Rutgers University
RU Autonomous
- / 29 / 18
36Indraprastha Institute Of Information Technology
Aurora
- / 17 / 28
37University of Arizona
Arizona Autonomous
- / 32 / 21
38Michigan State University
MSU Unmanned Systems
- / 25 / 30
39Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
AeroBITS
- / 33 / 35
40Concordia University
UAV Concordia
- / 46 / 22
41ABES Engineering College
ABES Aerial Robotics Team (AART)
- / 39 / 34
42University of California, Riverside
UCR UAS
- / 27 / 42
43University of Missouri, Columbia
Mizzou UAV Team
29 / 43 / 45
44Norfolk State University
Team Tara
- / 49 / 41
45Poznan University of Technology
Aero Design Poznan
- / 54 / 39
46Purdue University
Purdue Aerial Robotics Team IEEE (PARTIEEE)
- / 14 / -
47Simon Fraser University
Team Guardian
- / 20 / -
48Mississippi State University
Xipiter UAS
- / 24 / -
49U.S. Naval Academy
Pack Mules
- / 31 / -
50Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Rakshak
- / 38 / -
51Illinois Institute of Technology
Scarlet Hawks
- / 41 / -
52Palos Verdes High School
PVIT
- / 55 / 44
53Pennsylvania State University
Penn State UAS
- / 45 / -
54California State University, Fullerton
Titan
- / 50 / -
-Clark College
Clark Aerospace
- / - / -
-Dr. J. J. Magdum College of Engineering, Jaysingpur
PRAVEG
- / - / -
-Harvard University
Harvard Undergraduate Robotics Club
- / - / -
-Munich University of Applied Sciences
SAM Student Aviation Munich
- / - / -
-RV College of Engineering
Project Jatayu
- / - / -

Journal papers can be downloaded by clicking on the team name.

Competition Years

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002