The BGA IMechE joint Student Prize 2020 winner is Robin Gwilliam from the Cardiff University for his MEng project:
” Design of Epicyclic Gearbox for In-Hub Motors on EV Formula Student Car. ”
The judging panel commented:
” A good report showing extensive detailed knowledge of the application requirements, gear arrangement and design and analysis performed without support of a commercial software package. ”
“This was excellent. Start to finish a super bit of work. Robin developed a model, wrote the code, validated it at every turn, with clear objectives….and got good results. Everything was clearly explained, this guy has the makings of a good engineer .”
Robin has been invited to present his paper the the leading gear experts in the UK at GEARS 2021 in November 2021.
If you would like to apply for the current Student Prize please download application form below .