Space Elevator Concept. The purpose of the Tether Challenge is to develop a very strong tether material for use in various structural applications. The competition requires a 50% improvement in breaking force from year to year, starting with a commercially available tether in 2005. Additional requirements (such as operating temperature range, vacuum compatibility, and controlled […]
Redwired placed in the top ten out of more than hundred projects in this year’s Grips 2006 competition in Austria.
The final date of the exhibition is yet to be announced. Dipl. Ing. Daniel G Pressl is expecting an opening date around March or April 2007.
MIT-Austria Redwired Website This MIT-Austria Exchange Organization has not been founded yet. However, there are a few students from Austria, who made it to the reputable Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the number is increasing: Peter Wagner (MIT, Fall 2006); Triple M, Montanuniversitaet Leoben) UPDATE: Further students: Laura Droessler (MIT, Fall 2007), Andreas Maier (MIT, […]