Aerospace Engineering

UNSW Hyperloop pod

A team from UNSW will be the only one representing Australia in the finals of Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Pod Competition 2019 after beating more than 2000 entrants.

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After competing in the inaugural Australian Universities Rocket Competition, the sky is the limit for a group of UNSW Science and Engineering students.

Solange Cunin

A recent UNSW student in Aerospace Engineering and science, Solange is the founder of Cuberider an exciting initiative that helps school students launch their own experiments to the International Space Station.

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Two of Australia’s new satellites will deploy from the International Space Station at 3:25pm (AEST) today. A live feed is available at UNSW ground station, plus telemetry graphics.

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As gazes turn skyward for International Asteroid Day, a team of engineers from UNSW are completing their start-up mission to bring you more information about near-Earth space rocks.

Solange Cunin

Australia’s first payload of scientific experiments blasts off for the International Space Station in November, thanks to a group of high schoolers and UNSW space entrepreneur Solange Cunin. 

Solange Cunin

We need to equip the next generation with the skills to deliver Australia a space-based future, writes Solange Cunin.

Astronaut Dr Sandra Magnus

Dr Sandra Magnus discusses her career as an astronaut and engineer and provides sage advice to UNSW aerospace engineering students.

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UNSW engineering students have launched a high-altitude balloon from Warrumbungle National Park, in central NSW, as part of a global challenge to capture data and images from the edge of space.