Andrea Toscano

Category Archive: Quadcopter

  • Comelicottero Team and Zoe Romano @ WeMake Milano
    11th, October
    Comelicottero Team @ WeMake Milano

    Thanks to Zoe Romano (Digital Strategy and Wearables @ Arduino) Comelicottero Team had the opportunity to explain their quadcopter project to the enthusiastic audience of the WeMake makerspace fablab !       Comelicottero quadcopter developed by Andrea Toscano, Simone Castellani and Giovanni Intorre at Università degli Studi di Milano (UNIMI) – Informatica Magistrale

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  • DALab team - Università degli Studi di Milano
    09th, August
    DALab @New Game Designer 2015 – Università degli Studi di Milano

    Digital Architecture Lab. took part at New Game Designer 2015 on July 2 at Università degli Studi di Milano. DALab team (Andrea Toscano, Federico Pedersini, Simone Mentasti) exhibited new and old projects like Comelicottero quadcopter and FPGA Tetris

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  • Comelicottero on www.arduino.cc
    11th, June
    Comelicottero quadcopter on Arduino.cc website

    Comelicottero quadcopter Project will be soon available on www.arduino.cc‘s Forum. Some tutorials will be provided in order to set up Comelicottero’s firmware on Yun and the Ground Station on the personal computer. See Arduino Blog for further info: http://blog.arduino.cc/2015/06/08/building-a-quadcopter-running-on-arduino-yun/ Comelicottero developed by: Andrea Toscano, Giovanni Intorre, Simone Castellani. Andrea’s Supervisor: Prof. Federico Pedersini Università degli…

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  • Arduino Yun ESC - 400Hz PWM Signal (Comelicottero)
    02nd, June
    400Hz PWM on Atmega32u4 for multirotors (without using Servo Library)

    !! Code available on my GitHub toskyRocker account !! The main issue using the Servo Library is that you can hardly go faster than 125Hz, with a huge amount of interrupts generated. I use instead 16bit Timer1 and Timer3 to generate PWM signals @400Hz on 4 pins (up to 6 pins). No interrupts are required….

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  • Metro Drone Challenge - Andrea Toscano - Award Ceremony (Rome Drone Expo 2015)
    01st, June
    Metro Drone Challenge (Roma Drone 2015) – 2nd place winner

    2nd place Winner – Metro Drone Challenge with “Duomo di Milano” shot realised with my Phantom 2 Vision. Metro Italia – 29/May/2015 Here you can see all the winners for the photography and video sections: Metro Drone Challenge Winners Award ceremony available on youtube:

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