This session will begin with the lecturer giving a brief overview of aerodynamics, followed by students being invited to test a number of profiles in the wind tunnel to find which is the most aerodynamic.
This session will see students working together designing a suitable material protective cushioning. Put to the test at the end of the session, the material will need to protect an egg from cracking when dropped from a predetermined height.
Students are invited in this session to put a number of different shaped structures through rigorous manufasture and strength testing to find which is the most resilient.
Students taking part in this session with have a mini lecture outlining the uses of the CNC machine and AutoCAD, followed by manufacturing a small component.
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Please get in touch with the Schools and Colleges liaison team if you would like any more information about what the University of Bolton has to offer you, or your students.
Schools and College Liaison
University of Bolton
Tel: 01204 903807