Male student with a drone

Unmanned Aerial Systems

An interdisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, and policy and legal experts poised to contribute to the UAV industry in Nevada

Two male students - one is holding a drone in his left hands


UNLV is pursuing a number of research and education initiatives supporting state, regional, and national interests in unmanned aerial systems (UAS). The university has worked successfully with state education and research institutions as well as the governor’s office to ensure Nevada was selected as one of six national sites for testing, research, and development of UAS.


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