2010-11 Projects


Multidisciplinary Capstone projects are a vital part of the academic experience for students. Industry partners have supplied real-world projects for students to work on during their senior year to gain experience in the entire design process. The EED appreciates this partnership with companies and values the contributions they have given to the program. The current projects of this program have given value to the educational process as well as to the companies.

Industry Sponsored Project:

  • Catalog Tool System (Industry Partner: Honda American Manufacturing)
  • ELP AF Form Sealer Control System (Industry Partner: Honda American Manufacturing)
  • Design of Light Weight Impact Energy Absorbing Structures (Industry Partner: Honda R&D Americas)
  • Automobile Aerodynamics Study (Industry Partner: Honda R&D Americas)
  • Die Rack Redesign (Industry Partner: Hirschvogel)
  • Science Spot Station Exhibit Design (Industry Partner: COSI)
  • Shear Pin Design for Subsea Use (Industry Partner: Cameron)
  • Shift Quality Indicator (Industry Partner: John Deere)
  • High Pressure Oil Ring Seal Train Test Stands (Industry Partner: John Deere)
  • Automated Optical Assembly Inspection Project (Industry Partner: Rockwell Automation)
  • Camouflage Solar Cell Project 
  • New Product Development (Industry Partner: Auld Techonologies)
  • Water Cooled Electromagnet (Industry Partner: Lake Shore Cryotronics, Inc.)
  • Intelligent Textiles (Industry Partner: Syscom Advanced Materials)


SIAC Project:

  • Adaptive Exercise Machine (Industry Partner: United Cerebal Palsy)