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ajawitz "@cfastie- Have you or others done and/or documented any other work with historic aerial imagery? This is a subject I've been very much interested..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "It looks like somebody finally did do some point cloud mapping work with the LidarLITE- http://myrobotlab.org/content/lidar-lite-distance-measur..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Yes, I think up to the present, it was hard to see past all the spectacle with something like VR and much remains to be explored before its insight..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Check out the waterproof housing I used in this underwater photography project last year- http://publiclab.org/notes/code4maine/07-25-2014/grassroo..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Thank you all for the encouragement! This project is indeed very much active! In fact, I have so much to update that I have to decide how much of..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz " I assume by "computer" you mean "arduino/microcontroller" unless I gave the impression that I was going for a swim with my laptop? In any case, I..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Do you know how deep you can take the "waterproof" DS18B20 temp sensor? It may be just designed to take it as deep as the cable is long -@danbeaver..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "@danbeavers- see todays dive report for details but basically I found the glider floats on the surface until I add enough weight to make it 2 3/4 i..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "@danbeavers- Are there any bubbles in the sign board where you mount the wings to the bottle? Did you get all of the bubbles out of the syringe..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "I'm very interested to hear how your setups work as they are very similar to mine. As I mentioned on one of your earlier notes, I posted some deta..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "I've been slowly building a "buoyancy-driven underwater glider" robot, as an extension of the thermal fishing bob concept. It now has a dedicated ..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Check out my recent note where I review several different kites as Mobius Lifters- http://publiclab.org/notes/ajawitz/06-07-2015/2015-kap-mapping-s..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz " User-documentation issues have been THE most challenging problem for just about every grassroots organization I've ever worked with. For project..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "Now that this project is taking on a life of its own, I figured it was time to give it, its own research note at- http://publiclab.org/notes/ajawit..." | Read more » over 4 years ago
ajawitz "I might have a temporary workaround for the control issue... At least until we can incorporate some kind of autonomous navigation... According t..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "UPDATE:6/29/15 The Lidar LITE can now be purchased for under $100 through Sparkfun, Amazon etc... I just recently found one at Robotshop.com on..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "UPDATE 6/29/15: I've managed to build most of the "buoyancy engine" with a large syringe, 3D printed parts, threaded drive bolts and metal "BBs"..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "I've been a major advocate for the Mobius in everything from Kite Aerial Photography to UAVs to even using it underwater! As for the lens distort..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "I just can't resist the temptation to build one myself! Even though the DIY version is probably useless in an ocean environment, it just looks so ..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "RE:Any Radio? Wow! I had no idea! That could definitely be really useful if you already have compatible equipment for another purpose RE:OpenCPN..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "YAY!!! I took your advice and added a 20 ft fuzzy tail and it worked like a charm! I still have to process all the photos before I can call the fl..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "Dan's response in the accompanying thread to this note in the discussion forum gave me an idea about retrieving the Glider in an ocean/large lake e..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "i wonder if it really would make sense then to base the navigation controls off of a flight controller IMU like the one I've been (very slowly) dev..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago
ajawitz "In that case, perhaps a better question would be about using the sensor pod as a platform for RIFFLE or other Open Water tools? The only problem w..." | Read more » almost 5 years ago