UTAS Science Investigation Awards
Congratulations to the following students who received prizes at the UTAS Science Investigation awards held last week at the University of Tasmania.
Alexander Titchen, Fergus Charles and Charles Moss: 1st Place Year 10–12 ($300) for their work “Improving the efficiency of a wind turbine” which included 3D modelling and the production of their own blades using a 3D printer.
Harvey Chilcott: 2nd Place Year 10–12 ($200) for his work “Food detective” – an investigation on food preservation in third world countries.
Joseph Bailey: Best Project Physical Sciences Year 10–12 ($200) – for his work “Another spin on the ball” – an investigation into optimising table tennis rubbers for spin and power.