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The WESMO Team 2022

The University of Waikato Formula SAE Team, WESMO ( Waikato Engineering Students Motorsport Organization) are looking forward to competing in this year's Formula SAE-A competition from the 8th - 11th December at Winton Motor Raceway, Victoria, Australia.  We are supported by a variety of students from different faculties and years at the University of Waikato and we couldn’t manage without their help.

If you would like to be a part of our team, send us a Facebook message or Email. You don’t have to be an Engineering student to be able to join the team, any University of Waikato student can be involved. If you have a passion for racing, this team is for you!

Team Management


Aidan Graham

Team Leader
Suspension Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering
Email: aidang@outlook.co.nz

Tom Miller

Sponsorship Liaison
Aerodynamic Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering
Email: tmill165@gmail.com


Team Engineers

Thomas Elia-Abbot

Drivetrain Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Eric Wildschut

Drivetrain Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Stephen Herbert

Drivetrain Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Chris King

Ergonomics Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Liam Barnes

Suspension Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Luca Simoncelli Olivera

Steering Design Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Theo Taylor

Powertrain Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Michael  Fitzpatrick

Powertrain Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering


Team Engineers

James Voss

Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Brandon Fletcher

Engineer

BE(Hons) - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering

Larissa Kopf

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Vehicle Dynamics  Engineer

PhD - Majoring in Mechanical Engineering


University Advisers

Dr Mark Lay

Mark

Supervisor

Senior Lecturer

Dr Rachael Tighe

Rachael

Supervisor

Senior Lecturer  in Mechanical Engineering

Jonathan van Harselaar

Jonny

Technical Support

Technical Officer

Jack Hies

Jack

Technical Support

Technical Officer