Students from India, Ukraine, Sweden, Iran and PhD students from Lithuania and Belarus are the winners of the competition INTERSTUDENT 2017 for the best foreign students studying in Poland. The awards were presented on February 28 in Kraków.
The aircraft named "Vratislavia", designed by students of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, will start in the annual international flight competition SAE Aero Design West in the United States. The competition will be held on 10-12 March in Fort Worth, Texas.
Students of Bialystok Technical University are building a racing car that will take part in an international automotive industry competition for students - Formula Student. The first race will take place during the summer.
Two Polish teams: Warsaw-Wroclaw Hyper Poland University Team and Lodz HyperLodz Team advanced to the second stage of the competition Hyperloop Pod Competition. Their task is to prepare the Hyperloop pod - a new, ultra-fast means of transport.
Students from the Robotics Science Club SKaNeR at Lodz University of Technology advanced to the finals of one of the world's most prestigious competitions of mobile robots - Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge.
Prof. Bogusław Pawłowski, Dr. Piotr Sułkowski, Prof. Wojciech Dindorf, Chemical Scientific Society "Flogiston", Faculty of Physics of the University of Warsaw and Zdzisław Cozac are the winners of the competition Science Populariser 2016 organized by PAP - Science and Scholarship in Poland and the Ministry of Science.
We now know the 15 finalists of Science Populariser 2016, selected in the first stage of the competition by the members of the jury. From this group, the jury will select the winners, whose names will be announced in mid-December, during the competition gala at the Ministry of Science in Warsaw.
Hydros, a vehicle built by Lublin University of Technology students, is being modernized. In 2017, the revamped car will start in the competition of energy-efficient cars - Shell Eco Marathon Le Mans. "Hydros can drive 1000 km for one zloty" - claim the constructors of the machine.
Two teams from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań reached the top of the Google Online Marketing Challenge 2016 (GOMC) global ranking. Best of Polish teams got to the GOMC final and Top 5 in Europe, winning the title of “AdWords Business Finalist”. The second one was classified in the Europe’s Top 15 the “AdWords Business Semi-Finalist” title. Both student teams supervised by Dr. Wojciech Czart competed over 2000 teams from all over the world.
Vehicle energy recovery and intelligent traffic management system proposed by a student of Silesian University of Technology won the ThinkGoodMobility Challenge organized by Goodyear. Artur Ząbczyk's idea turned out to be the best among the 73 submitted proposals.