Maarten Uijt de Haag
Dr. Maarten Uijt de Haag is the Cheng Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Ohio University and a Principal Investigator (PI) with the Ohio University Avionics Engineering Center. He obtained his M.S.E.E. degree from Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands in 1994 and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio in 1999. Maarten Uijt de Haag has been involved with navigation-related research since 1992. More recently, his research activities have focused on sensor integration methods using lasers, vision, GNSS and inertial for manned and unmanned aerial vehicles, terrain referenced navigation, synthetic vision systems, aerial vehicle surveillance and collision avoidance systems, and aircraft information management for improved attitude, energy state, and flight mode awareness. Maarten Uijt de Haag is a member of the ION, a senior member of the IEEE and an associate Fellow of the AIAA. Maarten Uijt de Haag was awarded the 2008 Institute of Navigation Colonel Thomas L. Thurlow Award for his contributions to laser-based navigation and integrity monitors for synthetic vision systems.