Congratulations to Katie Brinker (IEEE I&M Society Undergraduate Student Rep), and the whole Missouri S&T Mars Rover Design Team, on winning the 2017 University Rover Challenge!
The University Rover Challenge (URC) is an international design competition where teams showcase potential next-generation Mars rovers. The 2017 competition hosted 35 collegiate teams from around the world at the Mars Desert Research Station in Hanksville, Utah. The URC event, sponsored by the Mars Society, is designed to demonstrate the fundamentals of remote robotic travel and task completion.
Read more about the victory here.