Student racers break records at Formula competition


(Photo from left to right: Steve Brison, Sol Garrett-Hanna, James Nash, Matthew Pool, Neil Sivewright, and staff technician Tim Linford) A team of University of Dundee students who build race cars have won a top award at Silverstone during the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) annual Formula Student competition. The global IMechE Formula Student competition sees over 130 teams from more than 30 countries entering thei...

University to provide data reception and processing facilities for Indian satellite


The University of Dundee has entered into an agreement with Antrix Corporation Limited, the commercial arm of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), to receive data from one of its satellites for use in environmental research. The Dundee Satellite Receiving Station (DSRS) is one of the main facilities in the UK acquiring data from space and will now directly receive data from the ISRO-built Oceansat-2 Earth Observation...