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The Hyperloop and the Carbon


This case study on Chennai-Bangalore Hyperloop corridor attempts to verify the carbon neutral credentials of Hyperloop, and accesss its impact on carbon emissions.

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The Year in Review : 2020

In a galaxy far far away:
It's the spring of 2020 at the abuzz IIT Madras campus, the fresh batch is settling into the campus vibe! And the ever-confident Avishkar Hyperloop team @workshop is rocking at full throttle.

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Avishkar Hyperloop 2019-2020

Having reached a peak of our lives, we were all geared up for yet another year of exploring technologies, spreading awareness and bringing more laurels to our institute and the nation at large.

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Avishkar Hyperloop at the Finals !

27 students. 1 Institute. 1 Nation. Millions of supporters. That's what it took for Avishkar Hyperloop to reach the finals of the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.

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Tube Investments India LTD. Joins us as our Title Sponsor

Team Avishkar Hyperloop has undergone a monumental change from its humble beginnings, to now holding the distinction of being the first Asian team to have qualified for the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition. By generously coming on board as the title sponsor of the team, Tube Investments India (TII) Limited has indeed been an invaluable source of support in our progress...

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SMC Joins us as our Platinum Sponsor

SMC Corporation Japan, established in 1959, is the World’s largest manufacturer of pneumatic components, having annual sales of over US $4 Billion. Team Avishkar Hyperloop is extremely delighted in having SMC on board our journey and proudly declares SMC as our Platinum Sponsor...

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The Story of Team Avishkar Hyperloop

10:29:57 AM. The 12th of January 2019. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. The screen read ‘Submitted’. And the room erupted with the cheers of the 28 students who were another step closer to making history.

It all began in September 2017. Three students with an idea. In an institute with the best minds from the country. The most unrelenting minds. The minds with the most passion. The minds that made “Avishkar Hyperloop”.

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When Team Avishkar Hyperloop Met TeamIndus

We - Avishkar Hyperloop , Student Team from IIT Madras – working on the Hyperloop concept , met Team Indus - developing the world’s First private mission to the moon , on 9th June 2018, at their headquarters in Bangalore. And the outcomes were as expected: a very engrossing, comprehensive and inspiring discussion with highly motivated and talented members...

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Scope For The Hyperloop In The Indian Subcontinent

Hyperloop is essentially possibility of high-speed travel in pods inside a partial-vacuum tube. It is the brainchild of Tesla founder Elon Musk, who open-sourced the basic design in 2013 in the form of a whitepaper. This article would primarily be focussed upon the fact that India opens up great avenues for the implementation of this new concept, Hyperloop...

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