Two teams of final year engineering students have been working on low-cost prosthetic projects, which have included field trips to Cambodia and Vietnam. Here are their stories.
Dr Peter Vee Sin Lee from the Department of Mechanical Engineering is Chief Investigator on a project developing low-cost artificial limbs using the pressure cast (PCAST) technique.
The 2010 Perspective Series offers a great introduction to engineering for those thinking of future studies in the discipline, and will be of value to anyone with an interest in technologies for sustainability or health.
Visit the Endeavour Design Expo at Wilson Hall on Thursday 28th October from 11am – 4pm and discover the innovative projects created by final year engineering students from the Department’s of Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic, and Computer Science and Software, Engineering.
Associate Professor Hector Malano, Head of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, commented on the need for research into future water security in Victoria.