Dr Xilin Yang

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Personal details

Contact

07 3138 4224

07 3138 4528

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Discipline

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of New South Wales)

Professional memberships and associations

Xilin is a post-doctoral research fellow with ARCAA since 2011. He is currently involved with several projects with a research focus on guidance, navigation and control of both fixed-wing and rotary-wing unmanned aerial systems (UAS). At ARCAA, he investigates extensive fields related to forced landing of UAS including emergent collision avoidance, robust flight control, fault diagnosis and fault-tolerant control, etc. He is also a lecturer with QUT and teaches several aviation units for avionics undergraduates. Xilin obtained his BEng degree from the Northwestern Polytechnical University, China and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia. He previously played the main role in an ARC project which aims to achieve a safe maritime recovery of UAS in gusty environments. He provided solutions to a series of estimation and control problems in this project.

Teaching

My current teaching appointment includes:

1. Aerospace Radio and Radar Systems (ENB451)

2. Navigation Systems for Aircraft (ENB447)

 

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Supervision