Outreach

Outreach Programme

Besides developing the project, our team is also working on multiple outreach programmes.

Recent Outreach Activities

SunbYte did a presentation during Faculty of Engineering, Sheffield University open day, Diamond, Sheffield, 08 July 2017

SunbYte presentation at National Astronomy Meeting, Hull, 02-06 July 2017

Pint of Science, 17th May 2017

More Details

In cooperation with Women In Engineering, we will be working alongside the organisation to inspire children in local schools to enter STEM fields of education.

In collaboration with the Student Union’s Space Society, we are also running various communication initiatives to learning among its members, sponsors and other local astronomy groups, such as the Sheffield Astronomical Society.

We will also be participating in large-scale events such as the Sheffield Festival of Science and Engineering, Sheffield Festival of the Mind and The Mobile University.

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In The Media

Our project is receiving worldwide media attention.

http://www.engineering.com/

The ACSE press release 06 July 2017

We were telling Phil White of BBC Humberside Radio about SunbYte today on the last day of the National Astronomy Meeting at the University of Hull!

Our interview takes place around 35:30 into the show:http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p056b0jd

‘Engineering Students Reach for the Sun with Revolutionary Solar Telescope’ – http://www.engineering.com/

‘Project SunbYte: solar astronomy on a budget’ – Astronomy and Geophysics, The Royal Astronomical Society

‘Science project takes to the skies’ – Northumbria University press release (page 6)

“Sheffield students aim to revolutionise astrophysics observation” – Institution of Engineering and Technology

“MechEngNews // Issue 13 // March 2017 ” – University of Sheffield

“Student space balloon project reaches new heights” – University of Sheffield

“SunbYte is a University of Sheffield student project which aims to develop innovative, low-cost, high-quality, space-based solar astronomy.” – Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering

“Sheffield Students Win European Space Agency Competition” – WhiteRoseBrussels

“Student project set to shed light on the sun” – Northumbria University

“Student project set to shed light on the sun” – Northumbria University Press Release

“Student space balloon project reaches new heights” – Sheffield Chamber of Commerce

“Student space balloon project reaches new heights” – PressReleasePoint

“Student space balloon project reaches new heights” – Public.

“Space balloon project by UK students reach new heights” – Business Standard

“Student space balloon project reaches new heights” – Science in the news

“Space balloon project by UK students reach new heights” – Kalvimalar

“Space balloon project by UK students reach new heights” – indiatoday

“Space balloon project by UK students reach new heights” – The Hindu

“Space balloon project by UK students reach new heights” – NEWSBOSS

“Student project set to shed light on the sun” – All Daily News

“Student project set to shed light on the sun” – All Latest News

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