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2018 DARPA SUBTERRANEAN CHALLENGE

I. THE CHALLENGE

The DARPA Subterranean or “SubT” Challenge seeks novel approaches to rapidly map, navigate, and search underground environments during time-sensitive combat operations or disaster response scenarios.

II. MISSION + APPLICATION

To seamlessly provide any decision maker with the information necessary to make coordinated, time-critical decisions in uncertain underground environments.

Applications include:

  • Rapidly gain situational awareness
  • Search and Rescue
  • Remote scouting
  • Forensics/Data Analysis

III. CHALLENGE TIMELINE

2018

Build team of sponsors, design and plan

August 2019

Compete in Tunnel Course Challenge

August 2020

Compete in Urban and Caves Course Challenge

August 2021

Compete in Tunnel, Urban and Caves Course Challenge

IV. SPONSORSHIP

Interested in Joining the Team? Please contact Chris Kissell for more details on how to sponsor and support the team.

Press Contact – Byron Spice – bspice@cs.cmu.edu

Technical Contact – Sebastian Scherer – basti@andrew.cmu.edu

Sponsorship Contact – Chris Kissell – ckissell@andrew.cmu.edu

2018-11-20T10:19:46+00:00