Internship takes Sebastian to Africa to fight poaching

Engineering, IT and aviation
Griffith University mechanical engineering graduate Sebastian Speck has designed a catapult launcher for a fixed wing Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) which will be used to detect illegal hunting and poaching in Africa. The catapult launcher was uniquely designed and built during an internship to propel the RPAS, also known as a UAV or drone […]

Griffith Racing Team speed ahead in job prospects

Griffith Sciences
A group of Griffith University students are designing and building a race car – and it’s not just so they can get good grades. It’s all about making themselves more employable when they graduate. The enthusiastic students are giving up their spare time for this innovative project knowing practical experience in the engineering industry is […]