Students (IMAGE) Virginia Tech Caption Larkin Heintzman (left) and Pratik Mukherjee, both doctoral students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, calibrate several drones before flying them at Virginia Tech's drone park. These students are working alongside research faculty to effectively integrate drones and artificial intelligence into lost person search and rescue processes. Credit Virginia Tech Usage Restrictions Credit Virginia Tech License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.