The Purdue Aerial Robotics Team mission is to create an Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) to compete in the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Student Unmanned Air Systems (AUVSI SUAS) Competition. This competition will take place in Webster Field, Maryland in 2021. The team consists of Aeromechanical, Electrical, and Software sub-teams.


Our team takes any student, regardless of major, experience, or class. To join, sign up for our Slack at https://partieee.slack.com. If you have any questions, please email us at partieee@purdueieee.org.

2021 Test Flight

First 2021 Test Flight



Matthieu Opdyke

Aerospace Engineering

Aerial Robotics Captain

Eric O'Keefe

Mechanical Engineering

Aeromechanical Lead

Alex Rogers

Computer Engineering

Software Lead

Hadi Ahmed

Computer Engineering

Electrical Lead

Tyler Fedrizzi

Computer Engineering

Autonomy Lead