6-024-S-DronePackageDelivery

By Eric Stachura1, Rob Krueger2

1. Mathematics, Kennesaw State University,Kennesaw GA USA 2. Mathematics, Concordia University, St. Paul MN

Download (PDF)

Licensed according to this deed.

Published on

Abstract

In this scenario, students will begin by carefully reading through the problem statement and uncovering which information is useful. Students will derive a system of differential equations which describe the flight path of a drone delivering a package. Techniques used to derive the analytical solution include similar triangles via one method, and vector analysis with another method. We suggest an emphasis on numerical methods as well.

Cite this work

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Eric Stachura; Rob Krueger (2018), "6-024-S-DronePackageDelivery," https://www.simiode.org/resources/5422.

    BibTex | EndNote

Tags