HYPED Team | University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh student team propelling Hyperloop to becoming a reality. SpaceX Pod Competition finalists. Hyperloop One Global Competition winners.
The University of Edinburgh Hyperloop Team looks at the full-scale Hyperloop experience from a passenger 's perspective.
Poddy the Second’s story began after the first SpaceX competition in August of 2017.
There are many roles in HYPED. On paper, being a student member can consist of weekly (or more)
Hyperloop is a new mass-transportation system proposed by Elon Musk. It is designed to carry passengers or cargo in autonomous pods at speeds of up to 1100km/h via tubes in which the air pressure is reduced to a near vacuum to minimise air drag.
This article covers the work of the HypED team at the SpaceX II competition and gives an insight into our next steps over the coming months.
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This article speaks about HypED Team and their effort to develop the first British Hyperloop prototype. The team will be heading to California later in August to test the prototype at SpaceX Hyperloop track.
This article marks the first diary entry of the HypED team on their Hyperloop journey in the lead-up to the SpaceX competition; here we will share the status of the team, the questions that arise and the decisions we make moving forwards.