Author: Raghav Hariharan

Raghav Hariharan is currently in his second year studying Mechatronics combined with Computer Science. He was previously the Arc Delegate until he was elected for the role of president in May of 2018. He is extremely curious about the wonders and mysteries of space and is determined to share his passion and provide an opportunity for students to learn and develop their professional and academic skills whilst studying.

Entries by Raghav Hariharan

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!

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 […]

Info-graphic postulating the answer to "Where are they?"

The Fermi Paradox


For a little change of pace from all of these wonderful technical blogs, I think it’s time for a little break to let loose our imagination and curiosity. This’ll (hopefully) be a nice little series where you and I both will go on an adventure learning and exploring some exciting space theories that have been […]

Suited up in the Parliament House before the Aerospace futures conference

Aerospace Futures 2018 Day 1


Aerospace Futures 2018 Excited! That’s exactly how I felt hopping onto the bus yesterday for the Aerospace Futures Conference. We had a wonderful bus ride down to Canberra chatting with the new friends we made as well as watching Tom working on CAD for the rover for the majority of the trip. Having been working […]

Connector board array on the NUMBAT rover

June 2018 Monthly Update


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 team […]

Prototype CubeSat ADC consisting of three levels of PCBS with metal wheels inbetween for the ADCs

May 2018 Monthly Update


This has been an eventful month for BLUEsat UNSW, with our previous President and Secretary, Helena Kertesz and Harry J.E Day,  stepping down from their executive positions at BLUEsat. The EGM welcomed Raghav Hariharan as the new President, Anita Smirnov as the new Secretary and Bohan Deng as the new Arc Delegate. Rover From the […]