Institute for Unmanned Aerial Systems (IUAS)

Welcome to the homepage of the Institute for Unmanned Aerial Systems!

Founded in 2011 and headed by Prof. Dr. Werner Schröder, the IUAS is part of Offenburg University of Applied Sciences in Offenburg/Germany and carries out research and development projects. Within the framework of its contracts, the Institute closely cooperates with companies and transfers its research results into practice.

The following major fields of research, project areas and final-thesis topics are offered at the IUAS. Upon consultation, opportunities to pursue a doctorate degree at the Institute are available as well.

  • Flight control
  • Aerodynamics
  • Lightweight construction
  • Power electronics
  • Precision navigation
  • Inertial systems
  • Acoustic and visual "3D perception", including by ultra-wideband radar
  • High-frequency measuring systems
  • Underground navigation
  • Surveying systems with further physical principles

 Please browse the following pages to find out more about the IUAS and its activities.