The 'Rock-ing STEM-ers' - SHAROC !!
Congratulations to team SHAROC for their lively pitch during Prince Charles recent visit to Malaysia!!
They are very determined and creative in completing their project, Farm-Assistbot. The students innovate a land robot for uses during fertilizing cycle in the agricultural industry. A used PlayStation controller, attached with a GPS tracker was used to maneuver the robots around the farm. Congratulations again to the students (Muhd Izzat Fahmi Othman - 16, Mohd Hazmi Mohd Hafizi - 16 & Alya Nadhirah Azmj - 16) as well as the teachers (Cikgu Shreena & Cikgu Rahman).
Flashing through their memorable journey, UMP are very proud of their impressive achievement in 2017:-
- April 2017 - Boot camps on Design Thinking, Product Development, Arduino Programming and Pitching Techniques in Bilik Kecemerlangan Fakulti Kejuruteraan Elektrik & Elektronik UMP. The session was mentored by UMP lecturers and students (Photoblog 1, Photoblog 2).
- July 2017 - The team won Gold Medal Award in Pahang Young Innovate Competition held in the Library, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Pekan. (Competition report photoblog and VIDEO)
- August 2017 - 2017 National Maker Faire MDeC Competition was held in KLCC, and SHAROC team was crowned the winner in the secondary school category.
- October 2017 - Project Demonstration during Prince Charles visit Malaysia.
Credit to Cikgu Rahman (SMK Sultanah Hajah Kalsom) for the images and information.
Nurul Hazlina Noordin
December 3rd, 2017