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Cal Coopmans

Cal  Coopmans

AggieAir Director

Research Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: EL 143 A

Educational Background

Graduate of Montana State University. 
Masters and Ph.D of Electrical Engineering from Utah State University.


AggieAir head researcher and systems engineer. Oversees AggieAir platform, payloads, sensors, avionics development, as well as full system integration and testing. Expertise in aerial and ground robotics, unmanned systems, embedded/real time systems, digital and analog controls, DSP, Linux kernels and Unix operating systems, networking (TCP/IP, UDP, etc.) all levels of software development (assembly, C/C++/C#, Perl, Python, Java, etc.), mechatronics, electrical hardware design and implementation, mechanical design and materials.