USC Viterbi 3D printed engines are building rocket scientists of the future

159shares15900The Liquid Propulsion Lab (LPL) at the University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering has been quietly working on a fleet of 3D printed rocket engines. Made entirely on campus in Los Angeles, the most recent test firing was conducted by the group in the Mojave Desert, and produced 600 pounds of thrust. Though relatively small as far as … Continue reading USC Viterbi 3D printed engines are building rocket scientists of the future