Australasia

Australia

Michael Droogleever – World Solar Challenge 2015 – Adelaide to Darwin, summer 2015
This summer I helped CUER, an engineering department based society dedicated to designing, building, and racing solar powered cars, prepare the solar car (called Evo) and logistical equipment needed to compete in the 2015 World Solar Challenge (WSC). This involved flying into Adelaide…Read more

David Joseph – World Solar Challenge, Australia, September 2013
As Treasurer and Project Manager for Cambridge University Eco Racing (CUER) I assisted with the teams entrance into the World Solar Challenge – a 3,000km solar car race across Australia…Read more

Jack Tavener (Engineering PhD)- Melbourne, Australia 2011
As a PhD student my main area of research is focused on aerogel, its development and possible applications.  An ultra-low density material class, aerogel has low thermal conductivity, large specific surface area and can be made transparent.  It therefore has the potential to fulfil a wide range of uses…. Read more