Tanks with Xbox Controllers

Pupils from Elizabeth College were intrigued to hear how modern armoured vehicles have begun to be to use video game console controllers to enable operators of the machinery to be able to use them straight away. Dr Marcus Potter, head of mobility at BAE Systems, was in Guernsey as a guest of the Channel Islands Group of Professional Engineers and gave a talk to pupils on the options available to them should they like to embark on a career in electronics. To read the full article that appeared in the Guernsey Press please click here.