Tuesday, December 5, 2023

We're thrilled to announce that Gage MacLin has been selected for the prestigious NASA fellowship by the Iowa Space Grant Consortium at the University of Iowa. Gage's significant contributions to projects in the Cooperative Autonomous Systems Lab, especially in the realms of drones and underwater vehicle controls, demonstrate his remarkable blend of theoretical knowledge and practical application. His upcoming project involves integrating UAVs into traditional air traffic systems, a critical component of Urban Air Mobility. This work is crucial for the safe operation of UAVs in urban airspaces and aligns seamlessly with NASA's aeronautical innovation goals.

Gage's collaboration with NASA Langley and his contribution to creating safe, efficient UAV trajectories underscore his significant role in this pioneering research. 

Congratulations, Gage, on this well-deserved recognition! Your dedication and passion for research make you an ideal representative of the University of Iowa's commitment to excellence in science and technology.