Lodz Solar Team from Lodz University of Technology won the urban vehicles category in the 24-hour international race of electric vehicles powered by solar energy - iLumen European Solar Challenge. The competition took place on September 22-23 at the Circuit Zolder in Belgium.
On average, Polish students spend 1,900 zlotys on life, tuition and housing according to the Polish Bank Association report "Student`s Wallet". This is very little compared to students from Switzerland and Iceland who have a budget of 2000 euros (nearly 9000 zlotys).
The team "Impuls" from Kielce University of Technology won the 4th edition of the international competition European Rover Challenge that ended last week in Starachowice (Świętokrzyskie). The award was presented by the Minister of Science and Higher Education, Deputy Prime Minister Jarosław Gowin.
Studies on the effects of the conditions in the upper layers of the atmosphere, especially high doses of radiation on the functioning of human cells will be conducted by Wroclaw Medical University students. They intend to use a grant from the Ministry of Science to establish cooperation with the European Space Agency.