September 30, 2023

Indian Institute of Expertise Madras (IIT Madras) College students’ Hyperloop Group Avishkar emerged among the many prime three groups globally in sure technical classes on the recently-held European Hyperloop Week 2023 (EHW). Group Avishkar stands as the one non-European staff to be nominated in a number of award classes on this competitors.

The EHW 2023 is an annual worldwide occasion that allows college college students, visitor audio system, and corporations to debate Hyperloop know-how, feasibility and scalability of the Hyperloop. College Hyperloop groups current their prototype elements and full pods to a technical jury and compete in a number of classes.

Round 23 members from varied establishments internationally certified for the ultimate rounds of this competitors hosted this 12 months by the College of Edinburgh.

Group Avishkar Hyperloop staff completed within the international prime three for the class of ‘Full Scale Socio-Financial Facets of Hyperloop,’ showcasing their in depth analysis on the estimated power consumption and ticket pricing mannequin of a typical Hyperloop hall. The scholars achieved a distinguished place within the World High 5 within the ‘Steerage’ class, offering compelling proof for the viability of their on-pod Levitation methods. The staff’s distinctive in-house designs of the sensor and embedded methods led to their attainment of a World High six place within the ‘Sense and Management Methods’ class.

Meet Group Avishkar Hyperloop
Avishkar Hyperloop is an internationally acclaimed IIT Madras college students staff comprising greater than 50 staff members. They’re centered on revolutionising transportation with sustainable Hyperloop applied sciences with funding help from varied stakeholders, together with the Authorities of India. The staff can be backed by trade companions like Tube Investments of India and L&T Development.

Based as a contest staff on the Middle for Innovation (CFI), IIT Madras, in 2017, Group Avishkar Hyperloop participated within the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competitors in 2019 and completed within the High 10 amongst greater than 1,600 groups, being the one Asian finalist. The staff received the ‘Most Scalable Design’ award on the EHW 2021 and emerged among the many World prime 5 within the Traction Methods, Electrical Methods and Full Pod classes within the European Hyperloop Week 2022 held within the Netherlands.

Congratulating the Group on their efficiency, Professor Satya Chakravarthy, College Advisor, Avishkar Hyperloop, IIT Madras, mentioned, “Avishkar continues the custom of retaining our flag flying excessive as in earlier years. Through the years, we’ve got received to develop the complete stack of Hyperloop applied sciences and I stay up for our enhancing them sooner or later.”


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