University of Adelaide Student and 2010 Applidyne Engineering Design Scholarship winner Matthew Higgins was pictured in Saturday’s edition of the ‘The Advertiser’ in a profile on Humanitarian Engineering.

The Advertiser’s article profiled Matthew and his fellow student Tomas West who are working together as part of the Engineers Australia’s Make It So initiative to develop a cheap, safe cooking stove that could be distributed to developing countries. The article written in response to 2011 being declared the Year of Humanitarian Engineering, discusses the role engineers can play in improving a community’s quality of life and disaster recovery.

Full article as published in The Advertiser Saturday September 10, 2011.