Steven Thomas
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Steven Thomas

Product DesignerBournemouth, United Kingdom
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Steven Thomas

Product DesignerBournemouth, United Kingdom
About me
An enthusiastic and inquisitive designer with a keen interest in prototyping. Previous work experience includes a year working for a product design consultancy and a role as a junior carpenter building exhibition stands. Passionate about medical and lifesaving design as well as outdoor sports.
Projects
  • Emulate - a training aid for ultrasound guided medical injections
    Emulate - a training aid for ultrasound guided medical injectionsEmulate is a modular task trainer that simulates parts of the body to help teach medical professionals how to use an ultrasound machine whilst injecting fluid. Ultrasound is often used in hospitals to help guide injections to a specific area, but the skills required to perform the procedures can be challenging to learn. Existing training products are prohibitively expensive, so many training departments have resorted to DIY alternatives - such as tofu - that provide a subpar experience. Emul
  • Tricopter - A Custom Aerial Photography Platform
    Tricopter - A Custom Aerial Photography PlatformThis project is the result of an ambition to get into aerial photography. It has undergone many iterations to get from the pine and acrylic frame with a custom made flight controller, to the folding carbon fiber version you see here. This project has been hugely rewarding and whilst it is still a work in progress the current version flies very well
  • Spark - A Pyrotechnic Flare Replacement
    Spark - A Pyrotechnic Flare ReplacementSpark is a replacement to the traditional flare gun. It uses C02 cartridges to fire holographic tape which increases the user's visibility to rescue services.
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Work history
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    STEM Student ambassadorBournemouth University
    Bournemouth, United KingdomPart Time
    Delivering a range of educational STEM workshops to local schools in the Dorset area. Primarily using LEGO Mindstorms to teach basic robotics. PAL Leader: Conducted weekly mentoring sessions for first year design students
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    Design InternInnovate Product Design
     - Salisbury, United KingdomFull Time
    Worked as an active member of the design team for a leading design consultancy. Main responsibilities included creating photo-realistic presentation material, producing fully functional prototypes and conducting meetings with clients. Also became involved in building a new workshop and running the FDM print farm.
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Education
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    Product Design BScBournemouth University
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Currently in the final year, studying towards a BSc in Product Design. 1st Year Overall Grade: 80% 2nd Year Overall Grade: 80%