The Berkeley Hyperloop team comprises of 35+ University of California, Berkeley students who are designing and manufacturing a pod for the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition. Our roles include engineering design, manufacturing, project management, maintaining sponsor relations, and a lot more.


Leadership


The directors work on team integration and the bigger picture. They also ensure the effective functioning of the team.

Conlon Meek | LinkedIn

Conlon Meek | LinkedIn

Conlon | Project Manager

Prakhar Agarwal | LinkedIn

Prakhar Agarwal | LinkedIn

Prakhar | Technical Director


Braking


The braking team designs and implements the braking system that stops the pod from over 200+ MPH

Daniel Melles | LinkedIn

Daniel Melles | LinkedIn

Daniel Melles | Braking Lead


Structures


The structures team designs and manufactures the chassis and other structural elements of the pod

Mayank Gupta | LinkedIn

Mayank Gupta | LinkedIn

Mayank Gupta | Co-lead

Seth Bloomer | Linkedin

Seth Bloomer | Linkedin

Seth Bloomer | Co-lead

Signals and Controls


S&C is responsible for the electronics, software and navigation system of the pod.

Esteban Tabares | LinkedIn

Esteban Tabares | LinkedIn

Esteban Tabares | Co-lead

Mark Theis | LinkedIn

Mark Theis | LinkedIn

Mark Theis | Co-lead


Stability


The stability team design the wheels, suspension and other stability systems for the pod

Rachel Williams | LinkedIn

Rachel Williams | LinkedIn

Rachel Williams | Co-lead

Zachary Elshaer | LinkedIn

Zachary Elshaer | LinkedIn

Zachary Elshaer | Co-lead


Propulsion


The propulsion team designs the drivetrain of the pod. They are responsible for power transmission and motor integration.

Stephanie Sun | LinkedIn

Stephanie Sun | LinkedIn

Stephanie Sun | Co-lead

Nick Injo | LinkedIn

Nick Injo | LinkedIn

Nick Injo | Co-lead


Business

Eric Hovagim | LinkedIn

Eric Hovagim | LinkedIn

Eric Hovagim | Business Lead

Carter Gache | LinkedIn

Carter Gache | LinkedIn

Carter Gache | Business Lead


Advisors

Aaron Ong | Grad Advisor

Cloud Lee | Grad Advisor

Jordan Francis | Grad Advisor

Akhil Devarakonda | Industry