SDM Fellows Nick Dowmon and Ajie Nikicio participated in the MIT team competing in the 2019 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition. Both students started at SDM in 2018 and joined the MIT Team, called Hyperloop II, that same fall. Dowmon served as the software engineering lead and Nikicio was the electronic system lead. The team won an innovation award at the competition for their work. For a full article on the MIT Hyperloop II team, please visit MIT News.