Entries by Adithya Rajendran

July 2019 Monthly Update


Off-World Robotics Rover Rover Software The Off-World Robotics Software team has been continuing preparations for the now close-at-hand European Rover Challenge; we were involved in preparing for and filming the rover as part of the lead up to the challenge, and the software systems performed admirably. The autonomous squad has been continuing their work with […]

June 2019 Monthly Update


Off-World Robotics Rover Rover Software The Off-World Robotic Software team has been finishing up an internal restructuring this month, moving from having a central team lead delegating all tasks, to a squad based structure, with leads for specific projects, and the software lead being a higher level organisational role. Regarding said projects, the ROS over […]

Two students posing with NUMBAT Rover in a courtyard at UNSW

April 2019 Monthly Update


Off-World Robotics From the OWR CTO April has been a quiet month for the rover and drone teams as members focus on the final stretch of the trimester. The teams focused on design reviews and part orders as our projects mature, paving the way for more substantial manufacturing and prototyping in the coming month. Bohan […]

March 2019 Monthly Update


Taking part in ENGsoc’s Project fair, the overall system architecture of the project our balloon team is working on approaching its final state, and more!

Taking part in ENGsoc’s Project fair, the overall system architecture of the project our balloon team is working on approaching its final state, and more!

lecture hall with over 30 students, one guy standing at the front with his back to the camera and a projector light shines bright on top

February 2019 Monthly Update


February has been a great month for BLUEsat – with our O-week stall bringing new members into the society, running workshops, preparations for a rocket launch to test our CubeSat subsystems and development of all our projects.

February has been a great month for BLUEsat – with our O-week stall bringing new members into the society, running workshops, preparations for a rocket launch to test our CubeSat subsystems and development of all our projects.

Two people sitting on the ground next to a large rover (aluminium robot on wheels) gesturing to each other with their hands

January 2019 Monthly Update


January has been fairly productive despite many members being on holidays, with work on a mobile groundstation, design modifications to our rover and more.

January has been fairly productive despite many members being on holidays, with work on a mobile groundstation, design modifications to our rover and more.

BLUEsat's rover driving

September 2018 Monthly Update


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 reviews […]

ADCS PCBs

April 2018 Monthly Update


It’s been another busy month at BLUEsat UNSW. This month’s major achievements include our breakthrough with the steering module of the NUMBAT rover, the creation of a successful SDR radio player in the groundstation team and progress on a new magnetorquer project in the ADCS team! Rover From the Rover CTO It’s been a fantastic Month […]

March 2018 Monthly Update


It’s been another busy month at BLUEsat UNSW. This month’s major achievements include our GreenSat team’s success at the EngSoc pitch fair, and completion of the NUMBAT Mars Rover’s core mechanical construction. Rover From the Rover CTO BLUEsat UNSW has now enrolled in the European Rover Challenge (ERC), commencing in September of this year. The […]

Newly constructed chassis of the NUMBAT Mars Rover.

February 2018 Monthly Update


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 […]