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Development of Ryerson’s Hyperloop Pod Systems Using a Modular Approach

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 622)

Abstract

Current modes of transportation tend to be slow or expensive or a combination thereof. The Hyperloop is the next mode of transportation that aims to shift this notion by being fast, and inexpensive after being commercialized. In order to drive a revolutionary change within the transportation industry to better interconnect cities, our work focused on the development of various Hyperloop pod systems using an innovative, and a modular approach. Modularity and standardization allowed for the rapid development of Hyperloop systems including MagLev and MagDrive systems for propulsion, mechanical and pneumatic systems for braking, and health monitoring and control systems for guidance, navigation, and control.

Keywords

Hyperloop SpaceX Pod SRAD Modular Systems Propulsion Braking Control 

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Aerospace EngineeringRyerson UniversityTorontoCanada

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