Tag: human power

Engineering students hope to break human-powered speed records

Posted by on April 21, 2010

Whittney Metcalf, a senior at Missouri University of Science and Technology, is probably the fastest female in collegiate human-powered vehicle racing.

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Human-powered vehicle team to defend its national championship

Posted by on April 15, 2008

The Human-Powered Vehicle Team at Missouri University of Science and Technology will defend its national championship this month during competitions in Reno, Nev., and Madison, Wis.

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UMR finishes second in West Coast human-powered vehicle competition

Posted by on May 1, 2006

The Human-Powered Vehicle Team from the University of Missouri-Rolla is relying on regular engine power to get back to Rolla, after finishing second in the 2006 West Coast HPV Challenge April 28-30 at California Polytechnical Institute in San Luis Obispo.

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Design team harnesses human power

Posted by on April 25, 2006

A group of students at the University of Missouri-Rolla is combining human power with technical ingenuity on a quest to maintain its reputation as one of the best “super bike” teams in the nation.         

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