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IDIS 103: Understanding Drone & Robotics Technology – History, Usage, Ethics & Legal Issues
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IDIS 103: Understanding Drone & Robotics Technology – History, Usage, Ethics & Legal Issues: Further Readings
This guide provides an overview of selected printed and electronic resources.
Graves, B. (2016). Miniature drone takes teaching code to new heights. San Diego Business Journal, 37(12), 4.
Using Drones to Enhance STEM Learning. (2016). NSTA Reports!, 27(8), 8-10.
Preble, B. C. (2015). A case for drones. Technology & Engineering Teacher, 74(7), 24-29.
Jordan, B. R. (2015). A bird's-eye view of geology: The use of micro drones/UAVs in geologic fieldwork and education. GSA Today, 25(7), 50-52.
Blocker, K. (2015). Manufacturer educates teachers on drone technology. Journal of Business, 30(17), 13.
3D Robotics Launches DroneEDU to Unleash the Power of Drone Tech in the Classroom, PR Newswire
Thomas Birtchnell & Chris Gibson (2015) Less talk more drone: social research with UAVs, Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 39:1, 182-189
Klemas, V. V. (2015). Coastal and Environmental Remote Sensing from Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: An Overview. Journal Of Coastal Research, 31(5), 1260-1267
Mirot, A., & Klein, J. (2014). Using the AR.Drone to Implement Model-Based Learning. Journal Of Applied Learning Technology, 4(2), 34-39.
Morris, Libby. (2015) On or Coming to your Campus Soon: Drones. Innovative Higher Education, 2015, Vol.40 (3), p.187-189
Zuger, Sascha (2016). Drones: These Classes Fly By. Tech & Learning, 2016, Vol.36 (10), p.39-40
Azure sky group LLC.; researchers submit patent application, "modular drone and methods for use", for approval (USPTO 20150266577). (2015). Electronics Business Journal, 2223
Evaluating Drones for Higher Education by Ahmad Khazaee and Kevin Lynch
Pedagogy, Technology, and the Example of Open Educational Resources by Robin DeRosa and Scott Robison.
Legal and Ethical Issues
Ian Chipman, ‘Exploring the Ethics Behind Self-Driving Cars,’ Insights by Stanford Business, 13 August 2015.
Kaveh Waddell, ‘The Moral Failure of Computer Scientists,’ The Atlantic (online), 11 December 2015.
James H. Moor, ‘Why We Need Better Ethics for Emerging Technologies,’ Ethics and Information Technology, vol. 7 (2005), p. 111-119.
Shannon Vallor, ‘Carebots and Caregivers: Sustaining the Ethical Ideal of Care in the Twenty-First Century,’ Philosophy & Technology, vol. 24(3) (2011), pp. 251-268.
Benjamin Wittes and Jane Chong, Our Cyborg Future: Law and Policy Implications, Brookings Institution Centre for Technology Innovation (September 2014).
Frank Kaufman, “Technology Moves Faster than Ethics,” The Washington Times, May 9, 2013
Chris Fabian & Robert Fabricant, ‘The Ethics of Innovation,’ Stanford Social Innovation Review blog, 5 August 2014
Michael J.Boyle, “The legal and ethical implications of drone warfare," The International Journal of Human Rights, Volume 19(2) (February 2015), pp. 105-126.
Executive Order of President Barack Obama, “United States Policy on Pre- and Post-Strike Measures to Address Civilian Casualties in U.S. Operations Involving the Use of Force,” I July 2016.
Professor Stuart Russell, “The Long-Term Future of (Artificial) Intelligence,” lecture given at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, University of Cambridge, 15 May 2015
Business Functionality and Potentials
Mingucci, R., Muzzarelli, A., Bravo, L., & Garagnani, S. (2013). Urban design and modeling: applications and perspectives on GIS. DISEGNARECON, 6(11), 11 - 20
Paneque-Gálvez, J.; McCall, M.K.; Napoletano, B.M.; Wich, S.A.; Koh, L.P. Small Drones for Community-Based Forest Monitoring: An Assessment of Their Feasibility and Potential in Tropical Areas. Forests 2014, 5, 1481-1507
Colleges Prepare Manpower As Unmnned Drones Take Off Degree Programs Surfacing Commercial drone industry elevated by Amazon and others needs trained staff by Riley, Sheila
Ball, L. (2015). Rise of the Machines: Can Drones Change the Face of Air Logistics? Air Cargo World, 18(8), 32-34,40
Tilley, A. (2016). UPS Experiments With Drone Delivery In Partnership With Zipline. Forbes.Com
Yanbo, H., Thomson, S. J., Hoffmann, W. C., Yubin, L., & Fritz, B. K. (2013). Development and prospect of unmanned aerial vehicle technologies for agricultural production management. International Journal Of Agricultural & Biological Engineering, 6(3), 1-
Mancini, F., Dubbini, M., Gattelli, M., Stecchi, F., Fabbri, S., & Gabbianelli, G. (2013). Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for High-Resolution Reconstruction of Topography: The Structure from Motion Approach on Coastal Environments. Remote Sensing, 5
Kinney, G. W., J., Hill, R. R., & Moore, J. T. (2005). Devising a quick-running heuristic for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) routing system. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, 56(7), 776-786.
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