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Karan Dere

President & Mechanical Team Lead

Karan is a 4th year mechanical engineering student who enjoys cooking, finding new TV shows and Taekwondo. He is interested in mechatronic design/manufacturing, and is currently working on the main enclosure for TRIDENT.

Oscar Morrison

Treasurer & Software Team Member

Oscar is a fourth-year software engineering student. He is currently the AUVIC Project Manager and a part of the software team.

Robert Keen

Project Manager & Firmware Team Lead

Robert is a fifth-year Electrical Engineering student who joined AUVIC in his first year. Robert started in the club by working on motor controller firmware and went on to complete a co-op with AUVIC in summer 2018. 

Victor Kamel

Software Team Lead

Victor is a second year Computer Science student who joined AUVIC in his first year of study at UVic. His interests lie in interdisciplinary applications of CS. He is working on computer vision and other aspects of software design.

Mechanical

Tom Walker

Mechanical Team & External Affairs

Tom is a third year mechanical engineering student who is interested in mechatronics and manufacturing. He is currently working on the frame of Trident, the teams newest AUV.

Evan Gibbard

Mechanical Team

Evan is a third year mechanical engineering student working on the frame of the newest AUV Trident. He is interested in ROV design and enjoys the challenges of designing systems capable of performing in harsh environments.

Cole Strilchuk

Mechanical Team

Cole is a third year mechanical engineering student. He designed the current AUVIC logo, enjoys watching sports, and hiking. He is currently helping in designing the dropper for the new sub. 

Electrical

Marie Nikkel

Electrical Team

Marie is a fourth year electrical engineering student who joined AUVIC in her second year at UVic. She has done co-ops in both manufacturing and hardware design roles. Marie focuses on hardware design on the electrical team. She designed the LED/LCD display board.

Software

Kira Hodge

Software Team

Kira is a second-year computer science student who joined AUVIC in her first year. She is currently working on the computer vision model. She has done a co-op in automation testing and enjoys being outside and playing sports.