Hannah Schmitz, Senior Race Strategist at Red Bull Racing F1 Team
Hannah Schmitz’s first role in F1F1 is the pinnacle of open wheel, single seater car racing and arguably the highest level of any motorsport globally.... There's more... came directly after graduating from Cambridge University. She joined Red BullRed Bull Racing, also simply known as Red Bull or RBR and competing as Oracle Red Bull Racing in 2022,... There's more... Racing F1 as a Modelling and Simulation EngineerRace Engineers are a team of experts who manage all aspects of the race and communicate with the driver when... There's more... where Hannah learned some programming languages and said that she also “gained knowledge of optimisation algorithms and solvers”.
After just a year and a half, Hannah was promoted to Senior Race Strategist at Red Bull. She’s now had that job for an incredible 10 years. Hannah’s position means that she sits on the pit wall calculating race strategy, including what we see on TV. Examples are when and how many times the drivers will ‘box’ for new tyresToday's F1 cars are running 18-inch wheels (up from 13 inches in recent years) with the widths unchanged - 305mm... There's more... and which tyre compoundsThe compound is a reference to the rubber that the tyre's wearing surface is constructed from. Pirelli has developed a... There's more... they will use.
Text from femalesinmotorsport.com’s article “Celebrating the Women of Formula 1Formula 1 is the pinnacle of open-wheel, single-seater car racing and arguably the highest level of any motorsport globally. Also... There's more...: International Women in Engineering Day“. Read the full article here