Entries by Timothy Guo

September 2018 Monthly Update

BLUEsat's rover driving
It was definitely the most eventful month of the year for BLUEsat. Placing 8th in the European Rover Challenge (ERC), attending the AEC as well as the successful balloon launch this past weekend. A huge round of applause to everyone for all your hard work this last month! The Rover teams are undergoing some design...

Aerospace Futures 2018 Day 3

UNSW Delegates at the Aerospace futures conference
This is the finale to the exciting trilogy of days at the Aerospace Futures Conference in Canberra. Day 1 has been posted here and day 2 has been posted here. It is the final day, and yet, the Aerospace Conference could not help but pack in a day of endless presentations, Globemaster flypasts and a...

June 2018 Monthly Update

Connector board array on the NUMBAT rover
It has been another busy month at BLUEsat. Progress has been made with the NUMBAT rover in our Off-World Robotics Team, with work on connector boards, PCBs, the suspension system and a variety of new software features. The old BLUEtongue rover has been fixed and ready for use in rover driving sessions. The Satellite...

February 2018 Monthly Update

Newly constructed chassis of the NUMBAT Mars Rover.
Welcome to our February monthly update, its been another busy month at BLUEsat UNSW. As well as an amazing o-week, our teams have made massive progress across the board. Highlights include our Balloon Team's launch on the 3rd of March, and major progress in the construction of the NUMBAT Mars Rover. Rover From the Mechanical Team The...