3 teams from India awarded in NASAs Human Exploration Rover Challenge
NASA has awarded three teams from India as part its annual Human Exploration Rover Challenge, which invites high school and college students to build and test roving vehicles for future missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond. The team from KIET Group of Institutions in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, won the ‘AIAA Neil Armstrong Best Design Award’. The Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering from Mumbai, Maharashtra, won the ‘Frank Joe Sexton Memorial Pit Crew Award’. A team from Lovely Professional University in Phagwara, Punjab, won the ‘STEM Engagement Award’.