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Papers and Other Publications

Muthu Krishnan, A., Compere, M. and Adkins, K. (2024). Advancement and Real-Time Application of the “Wind-Arc” Wind Estimation Strategy. Proceedings of the 2024 AIAA Aviation Forum, Las Vegas, NV. 

 

Nails, K., Liebergall, E., Smith, L., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (2024). Multi-Modal Atmospheric Data Collection using Low-Cost Particulate Matter Sensors. Proceedings of the 2024 AIAA Aviation Forum, Las Vegas, NV. 

 

Klenke, G., Brines, S., Hernandez, N., Li, K., Glancy, R., Cabrera, J., Neal, B.H., Adkins, K., Schroeder, R., and Perfecto, I. (2024). Farmer Perceptions of Land Cover Classification of UAS Imagery of Coffee Agroecosystems in Puerto Rico. Geographiesdoi.org/10.3390/geographies4020019.

 

Adkins, K., Li, K., Maximilian, B., Cabrera, J., Neal, B., James, T., Hajian-Forooshani, Z., Brines, S., and Perfecto, I. (2024). A Simple Mechanism for Uncrewed Aircraft Bioaerosol Sampling in the Lower Atmosphere, Landscape Ecology. doi.org/10.1007/s10980-024-01918-9

 

Compere, M., Adkins, K., Muthu Krishnan, A., Schroeder, R., and James, C. (2024). The Mobility Virtual Environment (MoVE): an Open Source Framework for Gathering and Visualizing Atmospheric Observations Using Multiple Vehicle-Based Sensors, Environ. Sci.: Atmos., 4, 214-232. doi.org/10.1039/D2EA00106C

 

Adkins, K., Becker, W., Ayyalasomayajula, S., Lavenstein, S., Vlachou, K., Miller, D., Compere, M., Krishnan, A.M., and Macchiarella, N. (2023). Hyperlocal Weather Predictions with the Enhanced General Urban Area Microclimate Predictions Tool, Drones, 7(7):428. doi.org/10.3390/drones7070428

 

Compere, M., Adkins, K., and Muthu Krishnan, A. (2023). Go with the Flow: Estimating Wind Using Uncrewed Aircraft. Drones 2023, 7, 564. doi.org/10.3390/drones7090564. (selected as featured volume cover story: https://www.mdpi.com/2504-446X/7/9; associated patent pending) 

 

Wang, L., Pang, S., Noyela, M., Adkins, K., Sun, L., and El-Sayed, M. (2023). Vision and Olfactory-Based Wildfire Monitoring with Uncrewed Aircraft Systems, Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots, pp. 716-723. doi.org/10.1109/UR57808.2023.10202419

 

Macchiarella, N.D., and Adkins, K. (2022). Remotely Sensing with Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Supporting Archaeology and Preserving Cultural Heritage, Proceedings of the Jornada Research Institute Tularosa Conference

 

Adkins, K. and Sescu, A. (2022). Wind farms and humidity, Energies, 15(7):2603. doi.org/10.3390/en15072603
 

Adkins, K., Bowyer, S., and Albelo, J. (2022). A Qualitative Single-Case Study Exploring the Impact of a Mentor and Cohort on Students’ Academic and Career Decisions, Journal of Applied Learning & Teaching, 5(1). doi.org/10.37074/jalt.2022.5.1.2

 

Akbas, M., Adkins, K., and Compere, M. (2021). Real-Time Urban Observations for Aviation, Proceedings of the 2021 AIAA Aviation Forum. doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-2359

 

Adkins, K., Albelo, J., and Bowyer, S. (2021). Exploring the Impact of Early Exposure to Research on Dual Enrollment Students: A Qualitative Single-Case Study, Journal of Applied Learning & Teaching, 4(1). doi.org/10.37074/jalt.2021.4.1.2

 

Adkins, K., Akbas, M., and Compere, M. (2020). Real-Time Urban Weather Observations for Urban Air Mobility, International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace, 7(4). doi.org/10.15394/ijaaa.2020.1540

 

Adkins, K., Wambolt, P., Sescu, A., Swinford, C., and Macchiarella, N.D. (2020). Observational Practices for Urban Microclimates Using Meteorologically Instrumented Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Atmosphere, 11, 1008. doi.org/10.3390/atmos11091008

 

Adkins, K., Swinford, C., Wambolt, P., and Bease, G. (2020). Development of a Sensor Suite for Atmospheric Boundary Layer Measurement with a Small Multirotor Unmanned Aerial System, International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace, 7(1). doi.org/10.15394/ijaaa.2020.1433

 

Macchiarella, D., Adkins, K., and Wallace, R. (2020). Using Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Remote Sensing and Data Collection: Aerospace Education and Service Learning. Proceedings of the 2020 AIAA SciTech Forum. doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-1771

 

Haywood, J., Sescu, A. and Adkins, K. (2019). Large-Eddy Simulation Study of the Humidity Variation in the Shadow of a Large Wind Farm in Stable Conditions, Wind Energy, 2019. doi.org/10.1002/we.2434

 

Compere, M., Adkins, K., Legon, O., and Currier, P. (2019). MoVE: A Mobility Virtual Environment for Testing Multi-Vehicle Scenarios, Proceedings of the 2019 NDIA Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium. (Best Paper Award

 

Adkins, K. (2019). Urban Flow and Small Unmanned Aerial System Operations in the Built Environment, International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace, vol. 6.1. doi.org/10.15394/ijaaa.2019.1312

 

Adkins, K. and Sescu, A. (2018). Analysis of Near-Surface Relative Humidity in a Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System and Large-Eddy Simulation, Wind Energy, 21:1155-1168. doi.org/10.1002/we.2220

 

Adkins, K., Bailey, C., and Taylor, A. (2018). Integrating Unmanned Aerial Systems into the Crop Production System Through On-Farm Research, Journal of Agricultural Science, vol. 10, no. 7. doi.org/10.5539/jas.v10n7p10

 

Adkins, K., Bailey, C., and Taylor, A. (2018). The Next Step Beyond Identifying Field Variability: Integrating Unmanned Aerial Systems into the Farm Management Workflow, Proceedings of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Xponential 2018, AUVSI, Denver, CO. 

 

Adkins, K. and Sescu, A. (2017). Observations of Relative Humidity in the Near-Wake of a Wind Turbine Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System, International Journal of Green Energy, vol. 14, pp. 845-860. doi.org/10.1080/15435075.2017.1334661

 

Adkins, K., Olds, J., and Ellis, C. (2017). Development, Testing and Use of an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System to Investigate Changes to the Near-Surface Meteorology within a Wind Farm, Proceedings of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Xponential 2017, AUVSI, Dallas, TX. 

 

Adkins, K. (2007). Quantifying the Aerodynamic Forces on Objects During a Vault, SOARce: The Society of Accident Reconstructionists, SOARce. 

Educational Publications

Textbooks:
 
Adkins, K. (2017). “The Elements” in Mirot, A.J. (ed), Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Safety. Orlando FL: Unmanned Safety Institute (ARGUS International), ch. 7, pp. 135-156. ISBN-10: 0998729515; ISBN-13: 978-0998729510.
 

Online Training Courses:
 
Adkins, K. (2017). Online sUAS Safety Certification Course for commercial operators, Unit 8: UAS and the Elements. Unmanned Safety Institute (ARGUS International). www.unmannedsafetyinstitute.org. 2017.

Presentations

Krishnan, A.M., Compere, M., and Adkins, K. (2024). The Wind-Arc Method: Estimating the Wind Using the Vehicle as a Sensor. 9th Conference of the International Society for Atmospheric Research using Remotely-piloted Aircraft, Tulsa, OK.

 

Adkins, K., Li, K., Blasko, M., Cabrera, J., Neal, B., James, T., Hajian-Forooshani, Z., Brines, S., and Perfecto, I. (2024). A Simple Mechanism for UAV Bioaerosol Sampling in the Lower Atmosphere. World Aerobiology 2024, Vilnius, Lithuania.

 

Wadler, J.B., Villafane, L., Cione, J.J, Adkins, K.A., and Alvey, G.R. (2024). What Was the Bumpiest Flight Ever on NOAA’s WP-3D Hurricane Hunter Aircraft? 36th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Long Beach, CA.

 

Muthu Krishnan, A., Compere, M., and Adkins, K. (2024). Advancement and Real-Time Application of the “Wind-Arc” Wind Estimation Strategy. Proceedings of the 2024 AIAA Aviation Forum, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Nails, K., Liebergall, E., Smith, L., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (2024). Multi-Modal Atmospheric Data Collection using Low-Cost Particulate Matter Sensors. Proceedings of the 2024 AIAA Aviation Forum, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Adkins, K., Nolen, B., Coulon, J., and Collins, K. (2024). Integrating AAM into a Multimodal System, 2024 National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL. (discussion panel moderator)

 

Adkins, K. (2024). Rising Up to Meet Environmental Challenges: The Use of Drones in Environmental Science, Spring 2024 College of Aviation Research Colloquium, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL. (invited keynote speaker)

 

Abdullah, Q., Adkins, K., Davis, J., and Macchiarella, N. (2024). Transportation Applications for Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), 103rd Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

 

Adkins, K., Compere, M., Krishnan, A.M., Macchiarella, N., Becker, W., Ayyalasomayajula, S., Lavenstein, S., Vlachou, K., and Miller, D. (2023). Validation of the GUMP Hyperlocal Forecasting Tool Using Meteorologically Instrumented Uncrewed Aircraft, 8th Conference of the International Society for Atmospheric Research using Remotely-piloted Aircraft, Bergen, Norway.

 

Adkins, K., and Macchiarella, N. (2023). Experiential Learning at Remote and International Locations, Global Engineering Education Exchange Annual Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 

Munevar, A., Smith, L., Liebergall, E., Nails, K., Moore, R., Compere, M., Adkins, K., and El-Sayed, M. (2023). Developing a Novel Sensor Technology for Measuring Particulate Matter. Environmental Protection Agency People, Prosperity and the Planet. Washington, DC.

 

Wang, L., Pang, S., Noyela, M., Adkins, K., Sun, L., and El-Sayed, M. (2023). Vision and Olfactory-based Wildfire Monitoring with Uncrewed Aircraft Systems, 20th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots, Honolulu, HI.

 

Macchiarella, N., and Adkins, K. (2022). Application of Uncrewed Aircraft Systems (UAS) for Cultural Heritage Preservation and Archeology, Jornada Research Institute (JRI), Tularosa, NM. (invited 2-day workshop presenter)

 

Schroeder, R., James, C., Adkins, K., Cortright, B., and Elston, J. (2022). Fine-scale Monsoonal Boundary Layer Observations in Northern Arizona’s Complex Terrain Using Crewed and Uncrewed Aerial Systems, 20th Conference on Mountain Meteorology, American Meteorological Society, Park City, UT.

 

Macchiarella, N.D., and Adkins, K. (2022). Remotely Sensing with Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Supporting Archaeology and Preserving Cultural Heritage, Jornada Research Institute Tularosa Conference, Ruidoso, NM.

 

Bowles, J., Compere, M., Adkins, K., and El-Sayed, M. (2022). Developing a Novel Sensor Technology for Measuring Particulate Matter on Unmanned Aircrafts, Air Sensors International Conference, University of California Davis, Pasadena, CA.

 

Adkins, K. (2022). Using Drones for Aerial Measurements, invited lecture, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK. (invited guest lecturer)

 

Bowyer, S., Adkins, K., and Albelo, J. (2022). A Qualitative Single-Case Study Exploring the Impact of a Mentor and Cohort on Students’ Academic and Career Decisions, ConnectUR Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

 

Cortright, B., Schroeder, R., Adkins, K., James, C., Kaplan, M., Koch, S., [and 11 others]. (2021). Detection of Convective Initiation and Suppression in Northern Arizona’s Complex Terrain with Uncrewed and Crewed Aerial Systems, Fall Meeting, AGU, New Orleans, LA.

 

Adkins, K. (2021). Are We Clear for Launch: Preparations for the Coming of Advanced Air Mobility, DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase, Deland, FL.

 

Adkins, K. (2021). Weather Alert: Tech Needs for AAM and UAS, National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (BACE), discussion panelist, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Bowles, J., Compere, M., Adkins, K., and El-Sayed, M. (2021). Multi-dimensional Characterization of Particulate Matter Low-Cost Sensors, 39th Annual American Association for Aerosol Research Conference, Urban Aerosols Working Group, Albuquerque, NM.

 

Adkins, K., Akbus, I., and Compere, M. (2021). Real-Time Urban Observations for Aviation, AIAA Aviation 2021, Washington DC.

 

Macchiarella, D., and Adkins, K. (2021). Application of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) for Cultural Heritage Preservation and Archeology, Jornada Research Institute (JRI), Tularosa, NM. (invited 2-day workshop presenter)

 

Adkins, K., Compere, M., and Krishnan, A. (2021). MoVE: A Mobility Virtual Environment for Planning, Rehearsing, Collecting and Visualizing Atmospheric Observations Using Multiple Mobile Sensors, 21st

Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting 2021, New Orleans, LA.

 

Adkins, K., Albelo, J., and Harrison, S. (2020). Exploring the Impact of Early Exposure to Research on Dual Enrollment Students, STEMinar 2020.

 

Adkins, K., Sescu, A., Wambolt, P., Swinford, C., and Rentzke, N. (2020). High-Resolution In Situ Measurement of an Urban Boundary Layer Using Instrumented Unmanned Aerial Systems, 15th Symposium on the Urban Environment, American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting 2020, Boston, MA.

 

Macchiarella, D., Adkins, K., and Wallace, R. (2020). Using Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Remote Sensing and Data Collection: Aerospace Education and Service Learning, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics SciTech, Orlando, FL.

 

Adkins, K., Rebensky, S., Plotnikov, M., and Vance, S. (2020). Concurrent Sessions: Session 7B - UAS - Operational Applications, National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS), Daytona Beach, FL. (session lead)

 

Adkins, K., Sescu, A., Swinford, C., and Rentzke, N. (2019). Nocturnal Observations of Thermodynamic and Kinematic Properties in a Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA.

 

Compere, M., Adkins, K., Legon, O., and Currier, P. (2019). MoVE: A Mobility Virtual Environment for Testing Multi-Vehicle Scenarios, 2019 Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium, Warren, MI.

 

Adkins, K., Swinford, C., and Wambolt, P. (2019). Development of a Meteorological Sensor Suite for Atmospheric Boundary Layer Measurement Using a Small Multirotor Unmanned Aerial System,

International Society for Atmospheric Research using Remotely-Piloted Aircraft World Congress, Lugo, Spain.

 

Adkins, K. and Wambolt, P. (2019). UAS Flight Operations in Complex Terrain: Assessing the Agricultural Impact from Hurricane Maria in the Central Mountainous Region of Puerto Rico and Developing New Data Science Tools, Xponential 2019, AUVSI, Chicago, IL.

 

Haywood, J., Sescu, A., and Adkins, K. (2018). Humidity Variation in the Shadow of a Large Wind Farm: An LES Investigation, Division of Fluid Dynamics, APS, Atlanta, GA.

 

Adkins, K., Bailey, C., and Taylor, A. (2018). The Next Step Beyond Identifying Field Variability: On-Farm Investigations Using an Unmanned Aerial System to Accurately Diagnose Crop Disease, Xponential 2018, AUVSI, Denver, CO.

 

Adkins, K. (2017). Application of UAS for Environmental Sustainability, anchor lecture for multiday Informatics Days event hosted by the School for Environment & Sustainability at The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. (invited guest lecturer)

 

Adkins, K., Olds, J., and Ellis, C. (2017). Development, Testing and Use of an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System to Investigate Changes to the Near-Surface Meteorology within a Wind Farm, Xponential 2017, AUVSI, Dallas, TX.

 

Adkins, K. (2016). Observations of Near-Surface Relative Humidity in a Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA.

 

Adkins, K., and Elfajri, O. (2016). Analysis of Near-Surface Relative Humidity in a Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System and Large-Eddy Simulation, Division of Fluid Dynamics, APS, Portland, OR.

 

Adkins, K. (2016). UAS: An Overview and Case For, Civil Air Patrol: Florida Field Leadership Exercise (FLeX). (invited guest lecturer)

 

Adkins, K. (2015). Effect of Derating and Shutting Down of Turbines on the Extracted Power of Large Wind Farms in Thermally-Stratified Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA.


 
Faculty Mentored Student Presentations:
 

Smith, L., Liebergall, E., Nails, K., Benning, D., Moore, R., Munevar, A., El-Sayed, M., Compere, M. and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2023). Using Stationary and Mobile Low-Cost Sensors to Assess Air Quality, EPA National Design Competition, Washington D.C. 

 

Munevar, A., Smith, L., Liebergall, E., Alkire, G., Benning, D., Compere, M., Adkins, K., and El-Sayed, M. (faculty advisor). (2022). Developing a Novel Sensor Technology for Measuring Particulate Matter, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student Research Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL. (Overall symposium winner) 

 

Andres, M., Compere, M., Adkins, K., and El-Sayed, M. (faculty advisor). (2021). Low-Cost Particulate Matter Sensors and Their Future Use with Unmanned Vehicles, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student Research Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Bowles, J., Krishnan, A.M., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2021). New Air Quality Measurement Method: Low-Cost Sensors on UAV’s, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. (undergraduate student project runner-up

 

Bowles, J., Krishnan, A.M., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2021). The New Air Quality Measurement Method: Low-Cost Sensors on UAV’s, National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Asheville, NC. 

 

Bowles, J., Krishnan, A. M., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2021). The New Air Quality Measurement Method: Low-Cost Sensors on UAV’s, Florida Undergraduate Research Conference, FL. 

 

Bowles, J., Krishnan, A. M., Compere, M., El-Sayed, M., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2020). Low-Cost Sensors on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: an Advancement in Air Quality Measurement, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student Research Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL. (undergraduate student project runner-up

 

Krishnan, A. M., Adkins, K., and Compere, M. (graduate faculty advisor). (2020). Real-Time Data Downlink Device for Live Telemetry from Instrumented Vehicles, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student Research Symposium, Daytona Beach, FL. (graduate student project winner

 

Swinford, C., Oreo, A., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2020). Development of a Three-Dimensional Wind Measurement Sensor Hosted on a Small Unmanned Aerial System, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Swinford, C., Rentzke, N., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2020). Nocturnal Observations of Thermodynamic and Kinematic Properties in a Wind Turbine Array Boundary Layer Using an Instrumented Unmanned Aerial System, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Caputo, A., Oreo, A., Alterizio, V., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2020). Development of a Meteorologically Instrumented Small Transition Unmanned Aerial System For Urban Boundary Layer Investigations, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Swinford, C., Oreo, A., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2019). Development of a Three-Dimensional Wind Measurement Solution Hosted on a Small Unmanned Aerial System, Florida Undergraduate Research Conference, Jacksonville, FL. 

 

Oreo, A., Swinford, C., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2019). Development of a Telemetry System for a Meteorologically Instrumented Small Unmanned Aerial System, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Swinford, C., Oreo, A., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2019). Development of a Three-Dimensional Wind Measurement Solution Hosted on a Small Unmanned Aerial System, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Discovery Day, Daytona Beach, FL. 

 

Swinford, C., Oreo, A., and Adkins, K. (faculty advisor). (2019). Development of a Meteorologically-Instrumented Small Unmanned Aerial System, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Industry Expo Reception, Daytona Beach, FL. 

Selected Media and Public Outreach

Op-Ed (Academic Insight): ‘How Understanding Microweather Unlocks the Potential of Drones’, Aerospace Testing International, December 2023. https://ati.mydigitalpublication.co.uk/december-2023-january-2024?m=63357&i=809649&p=10&ver=html5

 

‘GPS-based Wind Measurement to Increase Drone Flight Reliability’, Aerospace Testing International, October 2023. https://www.aerospacetestinginternational.com/news/drones-air-taxis/gps-based-wind-measurement-to-increase-drone-flight-reliability.html

 

‘New Method to Measure Wind Speed Could Unlock Drones’ Potential, Say Eagle Researchers’, UAS Vision, October 2023. https://www.uasvision.com/2023/10/30/new-method-to-measure-wind-speed-could-unlock-drones-potential

 

‘New Method to Measure Wind Speed Could Unlock Drones’ Potential, Say Eagle Researchers’, ERAU News, October 2023. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/new-method-to-measure-wind-speed-could-unlock-drones-potential-say-eagle-researchers

 

‘Faculty Research on Advanced Air Mobility Vehicles Published in ‘Drones’ Journal’, ERAU News, July 2023. https://myerauedu.sharepoint.com/sites/ERNIE/SitePages/NewsDetails.aspx?ITEM_ID=121

 

‘EPA To Get First Look at Eagle Research That Monitors Air Quality Using Drones’, ERAU News, February 2023. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/epa-to-get-first-look-at-eagle-research-that-monitors-air-quality-using-drones

 

‘Eagle Researchers Advance Drone Technology for Tracking Wildfires’, ERAU News, January 2023. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/eagle-researchers-advance-drone-technology-for-tracking-wildfires

 

‘Eagles Partner With Alumna-Owned Drone Firm To Fight Wildfires, Protect First Responders’, ERAU News, September 2022. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/eagles-partner-with-alumna-owned-drone-firm-to-fight-wildfires-protect-first-responders

 

‘Students Use Drones to Map Ancient American Cities, Capture First-Ever Imagery of Rock Carvings’, ERAU News, August 2022. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/students-use-drones-to-map-ancient-american-cities-capture-first-ever-imagery-of-rock-carvings

 

‘NASA backs drone company that tracks wildfires’, Catalyst, August 2022. https://stpetecatalyst.com/nasa-backs-drone-company-that-tracks-wildfires

 

‘Chasing Air Taxis: Eagles Simulate Drone Routes to Advance NASA Research’, ERAU News, February 2022. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/chasing-air-taxis-eagles-simulate-drone-routes-to-advance-nasa-research

 

‘Modeling Monsoons: Low-altitude flights help Eagle researchers predict storm formation’, Embry-Riddle Lift Magazine, Fall/Winter 2021. https://lift.erau.edu/modeling-monsoons

 

‘Dr. Kevin Adkins Joins NBAA Panel,’ ERAU News, October 2021. https://ernie.erau.edu/Pages/announcementsDetail.aspx?itemID=6652

 

‘Monsoon Research: An Anemoment Use Case,’ Anemoment, September 2021. https://anemoment.com/use-cases/monsoon-research

 

‘University Deploys Drone Technology to Help Improve Monsoon Predictions in Arizona,’ Meteorological Technology International, September 2021. 

https://www.meteorologicaltechnologyinternational.com/news/rainfall/university-deploys-drone-technology-to-help-improve-monsoon-predictions-in-arizona.html

 

‘Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Leverages UAS Technology to Improve Predictions of the North American Monsoon,’ UAS Weekly, September 2021. https://uasweekly.com/2021/09/29/embry-riddle-aeronautical-university-leverages-uas-technology-to-improve-predictions-of-the-north-american-monsoon

 

'New Research Being Done to Better Predict Damaging, Destructive Storms,’ ABC15 Phoenix, AZ, August 2021. (TV) https://www.abc15.com/weather/monsoon/new-research-being-done-to-better-predict-damaging-destructive-storms

 

‘Scientists Study Inner Workings of Thunderstorms,’ National Public Radio, KNAU Arizona Public Radio, August 2021. https://www.knau.org/post/prescott-scientists-study-inner-workings-thunderstorms

‘Low-Altitude Flight to Help Eagles Predict Monsoons,’ ERAU News, August 2021. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/low-altitude-flight-to-help-eagles-predict-monsoons

 

‘Study America Group Documents Ancient Native American Sites,’ ERAU News, August 2021. https://ernie.erau.edu/Pages/announcementsDetail.aspx?itemID=6513

 

‘Unique Embry-Riddle Assets May Vastly Improve Weather and Air-Quality Data,’ ERAU News, July 2021. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/unique-embry-riddle-assets-may-vastly-improve-weather-and-air-quality-data

 

‘Embry-Riddle Studies Hyperlocal Weather Prediction for Drone Operations,’ UAS Vision, November 2020. 

https://www.uasvision.com/2020/11/24/embry-riddle-studies-hyperlocal-weather-prediction-for-drone-operations

 

‘Ubers With Altitude? "Jetsons" Project Aims to Bring Electric "Flying Cars" to Florida,’ SpectrumNews13, November 2020. 

https://www.mynews13.com/fl/orlando/news/2020/11/19/orlando-lake-nona-vertiport-hub-lilium

 

‘Embry-Riddle and Northrop Grumman Survey Sea Turtles,’ UAS Vision, July 2020. https://www.uasvision.com/2020/07/30/embry-riddle-and-northrop-grumman-survey-sea-turtles

 

‘Sea Turtle Conservation Flies Forward Thanks to New Drone Project’, ERAU News, July 2020. https://news.erau.edu/headlines/sea-turtle-conservation-flies-forward-thanks-to-new-drone-project

 

‘On the Horizon: Studying the Urban Boundary Layer’, Embry-Riddle Lift Magazine, Spring 2020. https://lift.erau.edu/issue/spring-2020

 

‘UAS Operational Applications’. Session Moderator. National Training Aircraft Symposium (NTAS). March, 2020.

 

‘Drone-Mounted Wind Sensors in Urban Environments’, Unmanned Systems Technology (print and broadcast), January 2020. https://www.unmannedsystemstechnology.com/2020/01/case-study-drone-mounted-wind-sensors-in-urban-environments

‘Urban Air Mobility: Kosovo’, FT Technologies Featured Case Study, January 2020. https://fttechnologies.com/case-studies/urban-air-mobility-kosovo

 

‘Farmers Facing Destructive Weather Events Have a New Tool’, Airborne Unmanned in partnership with AUVSI (broadcast), September 2019. 

https://youtu.be/u0U0JIIWyBc?list=PLP2ituGOkPSe1LkRl1B9JTSZQYnVbDDCZ&t=139

 

‘Drones in Cities: The Future of Urban Air Mobility’, Pix4D Featured Case Study, September 2019. 

https://www.pix4d.com/blog/city-drones-urban-air-mobility

 

‘New Drone Study to Help Growers Brace for Climate Change’, ERAU News, August 2019. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/new-drone-study-to-help-farmers-brace-for-climate-change

 

‘Urban Drone Flight over Kosovo Offers Rare Insights’, sUAS News, August 2019. 

https://www.suasnews.com/2019/08/urban-drone-flights-over-kosovo-offer-rare-insights

 

‘Q&A: Embry-Riddle Stands at the Forefront of Booming Drone Business’, ERAU News, May 2019. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/embry-riddle-stands-at-the-forefront-of-booming-drone-business

 

‘Urban Flow and Small Unmanned Aerial System Operations in the Built Environment’, Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) February Safety Brief Featured Article, February 2019. 

 

‘Drones Measure Climate Change’s Impact on Agriculture’, Pix4D Featured Case Study, December 2018. 

https://www.precisionag.com/in-field-technologies/drones-uavs/drones-measure-climate-changes-impact-on-agriculture

 

‘UAS Research Supports Puerto Rican Coffee Growers’, ERAU News, August 2018. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/uas-research-supports-puerto-rican-coffee-growers

 

‘Strategic Partnerships: University and School District Collaboration’, St. Lucie County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy, May 2018.

 

‘Embry-Riddle sUAS Study Effects of Wind Turbines on Farmland’, UAS Vision, UAS Magazine, September 2017. 

https://www.uasvision.com/2017/09/29/embry-riddle-suas-study-effects-of-wind-turbines-on-farmland

http://www.uasmagazine.com/articles/1755/drone-measures-effect-of-wind-turbines-on-farmland

 

‘Wind Turbines Affect Humidity Over Crop Fields, New UAS Measurements Confirm’, ERAU News, September 2017. 

https://news.erau.edu/headlines/wind-turbines-affect-humidity-over-crop-fields-new-uas-measurements-confirm

 

‘Helping Students Realize Success’, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Conference for State of Florida Dual-Enrollment Educators, September 2016. 

 

‘Setting Appropriate Expectations in the College Classroom’, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Conference for State of Florida Dual-Enrollment Educators, August 2015. 

 

‘Think Like an Engineer’, St. Lucie County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy, May 2015. 

 

‘Aerospace Education: A New Model’, National Public Radio (NPR) WQCS, January 2014. 

 

‘A History of Leadership in Aerospace’, St. Lucie County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy, May 2013. 

 

‘The State-of-the-Art in Aerospace Education’, Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter #908, April 2012. 

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