The BLUEsat Off-World Robotics Team regularly competes in Mars Rover Competitions. The competitions allow us to test our latest robots on the international stage, and provide a comprehensive set of challenges to work towards.

European Rover Challenge 2015

European Rover Challenge 2018

Rover

NUMBAT Rover
The NUMBAT Mar Rover on UNSW's Scientia Lawn

Location:

Strachowice, Poland

Competition Team:

Thomas Renneberg, Simon Ireland, Anita Smirnov, Jonathan Wong, Yiwei Han, Sajid Anower, Jessica Li, Trung Vo Quoc

Result:

8th of 35 teams!

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European Rover Challenge 2016

Rover

BLUEtongue 2.0 Rover
The BLUEtongue 2.0 Mars Rover at the European Rover Challenge

Location:

Rzeszów, Poland

Competition Team:

Helena Kertesz, Harry J.E Day, Simon Ireland, Denis Wang, Nuno Das Neves, Sebastian Holzapfel, Timothy Chin, Jim Gray

Result:

9th out of 60 teams

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European Rover Challenge 2015

Rover

BLUEtongue 1.0 Rover
CAD Rendering of the BLUEtongue 2.0 Rover.

Location:

Świętokrzyskie voivodeship, Poland

Competition Team:

Christopher Miller, Yilser Kabaran, Daniel Krasjic, Helena Kertesz, Harry J.E Day

Result:

16th out of 40 teams

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Our Talk at the Off Earth Mining Forum 2015

 

 

Arkaroola Mars Robot Challenge Expedition

Rover

Buttercup
The Buttercup Rover. A big metal box on wheels.

Location:

Arkaroola, SA

Competition Team:

Steph McArther, Yilser Kabaran, William Andrew and Jeffrey Lai

Result:

N/A

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Faculty News Article