SUNLAB Students Win Professional Engineers of Ontario Ottawa Chapter Prize

Congratulations to fourth year undergraduate students Lianne de la Salle, Sam Lukasik, Wesley Mok, Dapo Oyenubi and Maxwell Welyhorsky who were awarded the prize in the Social, Environmental and Humanitarian Implication category at the Professional Engineers of Ontario Ottawa Chapter 2017 Student Papers Night, held April 5, 2017 in Ottawa, and adjudicated by a panel of professional engineers. Their win helped the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Engineering secure the trophy for this competition for the third year in a row. The team’s presentation focused on a Rentable Solar Charging System, a prototype intended for the sub-Saharan African market and designed for reliable and scalable applications with varying energy needs. This fourth year project is a collaboration between Radius Power and the SUNLAB.