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leonie

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sales/Marketing | RS components

DesignSpark Community Manager and all-around geek girl.

Member since February 2016

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Articles

1 day ago

Interview with 'Escape' contestant Neera Kukadia

RS Components talks to promising young female engineer about engineering as a career and her ‘Escape’ experience – the new Channel 4 reality-TV programme.

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Robotics

3 weeks ago

The future in motion

One of today’s big topics of discussion is the rise of the robots and whether there will be any jobs left for us less-than-perfect humans in the future!

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LeakKiller Challenge

3 weeks ago

LeakKiller Design Challenge Q&As

Thanks for sending your questions in with regards to the LeakKiller design challenge. Questions and answers will be added here to support all our community engineers that are taking part in the design challenge.

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LeakKiller Challenge

4 weeks ago

Changing the face of the insurance industry with open source IoT hardware

This month, DesignSpark and Legal & General launched the LeakKiller design challenge. This collaborative open-source hardware competition asks designers to come up with a solution to detect water leakage fast and stop it in its tracks.

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3 months ago

IIoT breathes life into obsolete assets at Nestlé

Remember Calum Finn, recent winner of an EW BrightSparks Design Engineer of Tomorrow award? We promised to catch up with Calum and find out about his winning mechatronics project in the Polo Mint Department at Nestlé UK’s York confectionery factory.

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3 months ago

Andrew Cowan - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Andrew has always had a passion for problem-solving, using creative thinking to come up with novel solutions. At school, his interest in electronics and attention to detail led to Andrew winning a number of prizes and awards.

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Robotics

3 months ago

Meet Team Carbide - Robot Wars UK Champions 2017

Team Carbide – 2017 champion of UK TV show 'Robot Wars’ – talk to RS Components about what's inside its winning robot.

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Robotics

3 months ago

Robotic automation prepares HARTING for the future

HARTING is a major supplier of interconnection products to RS. As part of our focus on robotics, we were lucky enough to catch some time with Dr Volker Franke, General Manager of HARTING Applied Technologies.

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3 months ago

Daniel Harryman - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Since graduating university, Daniel Harryman has been working for the Science and Technology Facilities Council designing electronic systems that acquire and analyse data from the ISIS neutron source particle accelerator.

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2 months ago

Daniele Capocci - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Dan Capocci joined Nissan Technical Centre initially on an industrial placement from Hertfordshire University whilst undertaking a motorsport degree.

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4 months ago

Josh Bowen - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Josh Bowen is a 23-year-old electronics engineer who recently graduated with a first degree in electronic engineering. Discovering engineering fairly late on in his school career, Josh has more than made up for it since.

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3 months ago

Chris Shaw - BrightSparks Class of 2017 Award Winner

Chris Shaw is the lead engineer at the company Sensible Object, makers of the technology game Beasts of Balance (now on sale in John Lewis and Harrods, amongst others).