VP of R&D
Farhad’s master’s degree from McGill University was focused on Differential Equation estimation at the Electrical Engineering Department. In addition, He holds a bachelor’s degree on Computer hardware Engineering from Guelph University with a minor in computer Science. Farhad has worked in various fields including software development, robotics development, data science and machine learning and now focuses on developing Machine Learning software that will make forever flight a reality.
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
Holding a master's degree in aerospace engineering focused on guidance, navigation and controls systems, Alexandre has a proven track record in developing cutting-edge solutions. He has earned multiple wins at the International Aerial Robotics Challenge as well as a position in the 2016 DJI Developer Challenge finals. He strongly believes in the need and the potential of drones for good and is now committed to create technology that rises up to this challenge
JACK W. LANGELAAN
LEAD TECHNICAL ADVISOR
Jack, a professor of Aerospace Engineering at Penn State University, is a worldwide expert in the field of autonomous soaring.
With 93 published papers on autonomous flight, UAVs as well as vehicle dynamics and controls, Jack’s research is the guiding force behind Notos Technology.
SENIOR UAV CONSULTANT
With over 48 years experience building and operating aircrafts, Jacques is our primary UAV consultant. Using his knowledge from a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering as well as a Master of Business Administration, he acted as president of the Montreal Area Thermal Soarers club for 6 years. Jacques now applies his skills helping build and test Notos drones.
Notos is excited to welcome Jason Braverman to our team as our newest technical advisor! Having held several executive positions in a multitude of tech companies, most recently at SkyX, Jason brings to the team invaluable experience in both the startup and drone space. As technical advisor for Notos Technologies, Jason provides vital guidance in the development of Notos’ cutting edge UAV technology.
AMIR A. ALIABADI
Currently acting as an assistant professor of engineering at the University of Guelph, Dr. Amir A. Aliabadi is an accomplished researcher in environmental engineering, with special interests in the areas of sustainability and atmospheric studies. Dr. Aliabadi has several years of experience conducting research at various institutions including Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of British Columbia, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and University of Toronto. He currently functions as the Principal Investigator for the Atmospheric Innovations Research (AIR) Laboratory.
MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
Alana holds a bachelor's degree in sociology and history from McGill University. With her previous experience in administrative work , Alana combines her passion for graphic design, photography, and creative writing in order to head all things sales, marketing, and branding at Notos Technologies.