Vikash is an Electronics Engineer who designs small circuits that make vehicles work better, using less power.
He also designs parts for healthcare devices, helping track people’s heart rates.
Vikash enjoys coming up with answers to new questions, and believes that never giving up on hard tasks has made him a successful engineer.
He is also passionate about photography and travelling the world.
“I found a video which shows how a piece of wire is turned into a magnet using a battery. The is similar idea to how electric motors are designed by engineers! In the future almost every car, bus and truck will be driven by an electric motor.”
If you’re a teacher looking for a classroom activity or demonstration, there’s a particularly simple electric motor design. Details at the STEM Learning website. The Institute of Physics have uploaded the film to YouTube: