UAV engine test stand under development
The Energy Systems Lab's UAV team of Dr. Chris Hagen, Shyam Menon, Sean Brown and Claire Cushing, in collaboration with Matt Smith of Hatch Product Development, is investigating Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) with hybrid powertrain. Their work includes dynamometer engine testing, engine development, UAS aircraft development, and hybrid powertrain development. This research is being conducted at the OSU-Cascades Campus in Bend, OR. For more information please visit the Lab's UAV research page.