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Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Matthew Spenko was interviewed by WGN about IIT’s partnership with ComEd to use drones to inspect their power lines for damage after major storms.

Watch the complete interview here.


Illinois Institute of Technology and ComEd have partnered on a project to use unmanned aircraft system (UAS), or drone technology, to inspect ComEd’s utility lines.

The UAS’s will be used on a trial basis to inspect and assess conditions of ComEd’s transmission and distribution lines as...

February 26, 2015 | Rex Robinson

CHICAGO (Chicago Sun-Times) - Some undergrad students from the Illinois Institute of Technology Armour College of Engineering are gearing up to complete this spring in the Parker Chainless Challenge, a feat that involves creating a bicycle that operates...