Session C8: Autonomous Systems and PNT


Date: Thursday, August 26, 2021
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Ballroom D

Session Chairs:
Dr. Robert Leishman
Air Force Institute of Technology
Dr. J.P. Laine


4:05 p.m. Intelligent Virtual Sensor Modeling for Assured PNT System: Shahram Moafipoor, Brad Despres, Jeff A. Fayman, Lydia Bock, Bob Stadel Geodetics Inc., Geodetics Inc., An AEVEX Aerospace Company
4:25 p.m. Accelerating Point Set Registration for Automated Aerial Refueling: Ryan Raettig, Joel Miller, and Scott Nykl, Air Force Institute of Technology
4:45 p.m. Towards More Robust Vision-based Map Matching Through Machine Learning: Tyler Hussey and Robert C. Leishman, AFIT/ANT Center
5:05 p.m. Stereo Camera Calibrations with CNN-Based Optical Flow: Joshua Larson, James Lynch, Scott Nykl, Air Force Institute of Technology
1. Electromagnetic Interference Estimation via Conditional Neural Processing: Edgar Gomez, KBR; Joseph Curro, US Air Force / Air Force Institute of Technology
2. Sensor Component Noise Parameter Extraction: David Woodburn, AFIT ANT Center
3. Recurrent Neural Networks to Mitigate Visual Occlusion in Automated Aerial Refueling: J. Isaac Nicholson and W. Blair Watkinson II, Air Force Institute of Technology
4. Protecting Drones from GPS Jamming: Enabling Robust BVLOS Operations: Omer Sharar and Ben Sandford, InfiniDome

ASPN Community Involvement Working Group, 5:30 p.m.