• Aug 2019 – Conclusion of RoboMaster 2019

    • Cris Madla and Zikang Li are assigned as co-captains
    • 6 non-graduating members announce intention to return to the club at the beginning of the school year, while over 15+ seniors graduate.
  • FA 2019 – Those who believe

    • Rebuilding process began, Team’s first appearance at Engineers on the Green – 28 new members are accepted in for fall recruitment
    • Complete redesign of Hero, Sentry, and Infantry platforms commenced with Kevin Lam, Steven Luyapan, and Cris Madla serving as mechanical leads respectively. Xuanchen Lu returns as Computer Vision Lead
    • Trent Clements and Kwangbok Roh are assigned as senior members
    • Zhaoyi Guo is promoted to Financial Chair
    • Steven Luyapan is promoted to Internal Chair
    • Yitian Wang is promoted to Embedded Lead
    • Creation of training guides for new members
    • Club infrastructure revamped with focus on making information and resources are accessible
    • Growing pains as returning members learn how to run a club
  • Winter Break 2019 – Tough decisions

    • Lack of funding becomes deterrent for progress
    • Failure to meet CAD deadlines
    • Many recruits do not return to Triton Robotics
  • WI 2020 – Winter is coming

    • Nathan Burdick is promoted to Mechanical Lead
    • Steven Luyapan is renamed as Vice President
    • Cris Madla oversees all mechanical development
    • Sentry development paused. Nathan Burdick leads new Engineering project
    • A new streamlined process for applications and interviews is introduced.
    • Social Media presence increase – creation of Facebook Page and push for Instagram content
    • Winter recruitment brings in 19 new members to bolster development efforts
    • RoboMaster technical assessment deadlines puts immense pressure on team to perform
    • Direction of team changes from competing to rebuilding and developing talent
    • Permanent storage room and meeting location established
    • Partnership with UCB’s RoboMaster team, Bear Dynamics
    • Partnership with IEEE at UCSD
    • CAD finalized and prepared for prototyping and manufacturing
  • Spring Break 2020 – COVID-19

    • All physical club activities are ceased and club transitions to Zoom Meetings
    • Triton Robotics officially withdraws from RoboMaster Competition due to increasing complications
    • Steven Luyapan is appointed Infantry Lead
    • Application for officer position next school year opens
    • Vice President is split into three new roles. Other roles are renamed or newly defined
    • Trent Clements is promoted to VP Internal
    • Victor Cortez is promoted to VP External
    • Zhaoyi Guo is renamed as VP Finance
    • Steven Luyapan is renamed as VP Operations
  • SP 2020 – A a new hope

    • Significant improvement in development from Infantry, Hero, and Engineer teams
    • Formal design review process implemented
    • Development of TR Workshop Series commences
    • Re branding campaign is proposed
    • Thank you to graduating or departing members – Trent Clements, Kiawen Dou, Zinan Hu, Xuanchen Lu, Jiaxin Tan, and Walter Xu for your contributions to Triton Robotics!
  • Summer – A dedicated few

    • TR continues operations continue in the summer with 20+ active member voluntarily contributing
    • Significant plans and preparations are made for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year
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