About Emma ♥ J.I.M.

Emma is FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences and Reuschlings entry for the 2018 IMechE Railway Challenge. Emma is driven by a 1 kW hydrogen fuel cell, super capacitors and permanent magnet synchronous motors – and J.I.M., Reuschlings innovative monitoring solution.

The team

The team is made up of 12 students of diverse disciplines, ranging from biomedical engineering via computer science to rail vehicle engineering.

2017 participation

We took a head start last year and decided to build Emma from scratch – and made it almost in time for the competition. In fact we were the first overseas team to the competition. All of us really enjoyed it!


We would love to keep in touch!