$4.6M funding for ARC Training Centre
The ARC Training Centre for CubeSats, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and their applications had been given funding for 5 years for $4.6M. Prof Andrew Dempster is the second investigator and Dr Elias Aboutanios is also a chief investigator. This funding and the associated work will go towards further developing a world-class Australian industry in CubeSats, UAVs and related products, developing new instruments and technology in this space and training the next generation of workers in advanced manufacturing, commercial space and UAV applications. The administrating university is the University Sydney.