MathWorks Minidrone Competition - App Due

Wed Oct 12 2022 10:00 AM
Georgia Tech Campus



Minidrone Competition


hosted by






The Daniel Guggenheim School
of Aerospace Engineering



Important Dates:

Application Due        12 October 2022
Simulation Submission  19 October 2022
Finalists Declaration       16 November 2022
Final Round       02 December 2022


Apply for the competition

Competition Details: 

This competition is open to students from the following institutes:

  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia State University
  • Emory University
  • Spelman College
  • University of Georgia
  • University of West Georgia
  • Morehouse College
  • Morehouse College of Medicine
  • Clark Atlanta University


Round 1 | Simulation

  • Develop path planning, image processing, and control systems for a minidrone line follower in simulations

Round 2 | Deployment

  • Deploy algorithms designed during the simulation round to a Parrot Mambo minidrone

Get Ready to Fly

1. Apply to receive all the competition materials. 

2. Watch the MathWorks Minidrone Competition video series to better understand the competition details.

3. Review the competition rules and guidelines.

4. Complete MATLAB OnrampSimulink Onramp, and Stateflow Onramp courses before starting to work on your algorithm.


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