Dr. Mohamed Rasheed
Dr. A. Mohamed Rasheed is a Senior Scientist associated with the Centre of Aerospace Research.
He holds a doctorate degree for Control Law Design for Modern Rotary Wing UAV systems from the Anna University. He also has a Masters in Avionics from the Madras Institute of Technology.
He has over 12 years of long-standing association in this field and has been instrumental in leading the development of many products like Unmanned Direct drive Helicopters, Drone Taxi, Unmanned Hybrid Multirotor, Unmanned High-Performance Fixed-wing / VTOL Fixed- wing, High-Speed Aerial Target Drones, Advance Composite structures for UAVs & Payload Design- Optimization for UAVs.
Dr. Mohamed Rasheed has got various industry recognition and awards for his work in the space of Aerospace Engineering & Research, as under
⦿ UAV Forge – UAV challenge DARPA USA
⦿ Drone Olympics – Indian Airforce
⦿ Medical Express Challenge – Australia. Conducted by QUT, BOEING, Aviation Development Australia
⦿ DR. APJ ABDUL KALAM AWARD WINNER – Science and Innovation
Also, he has been involved in real time-critical missions and has hands-on experience in the planning and execution of many of the projects. To mention a few Himalayan Tsunami at Uttarakhand Search and Rescue, Moulivakkam Building Collapse – Search and Rescue, Special Task Force Combing operation, and many more National & Regional assignments. He has published a host of articles and holds multiple patents related to UAV.
A FAI WORLD RECORD HOLDER – Long Endurance Multirotor Pilot, with 6 hours 7 minutes of flying