VSCL alumni Felix Turcios and current VSCL Ph.D. student Hannah Lehman are co-inventors on newly awarded US Patent 11,094,211, “Judgmental oversteering taxi aid system and method ”. The system creates a UI and integration system to guide the pilot for an autonomous taxi assistance program. The program is designed to help pilots taxi around airports, especially in situations where oversteer is required and may be difficult for the pilot to properly judge.
Felix Turcios currently works at Collins Aerospace in Cedar Rapids Iowa as a Sr. Systems Engineer. Hannah Lehman is a former Collins Aerospace summer intern with Felix’s team in the Advanced Concepts Group.
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