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FAMU-FSU College of Engineering - 2017

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Student Design Projects Description

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL & BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Team Megatherium: Fuel Cell Car Powered by Hydrogen from theCatalyzed Hydrolysis of Ammonia Borane
Fuel Cell Car Using Hydrogen Generated from Catalytic Reaction

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
Dortch Road Bridge
Mendenhall Rainwater Harvesting
Walkway Extension from COE to AME
Wallis Street
Cascades Pedestrian Bridge
Guatemalan Schoolhouse
ISHOF Dive Tower
Chieftan Way Realignment
Mill Street Aquaponics Facility
Midtown Place
Orange Avenue Pedestrian Improvements
Metropolitan Blvd. Duplex
Jackson Urgent Care Center
Polk Place Mixed Use

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Southeast Con Hardware Competition Robot
Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) Communications
LiDAR Cave Mapper
Rescue Drone: Increasing Autonomy and Implementing Computer Vision
Multi-Array PV Robo Cleaner: Mobile Solar Panel Cleaning Sensor Robot
Water Tower Generator
Smart Phone Barometric Map
Incredibowl: RFID Selective Feeder
SAR Imager
Model Missile Defense
Universal Motor Controller
Channel Analyzer
KidKonnect Child Location and Activity Monitor
Fuel-Link
Fault Tolerant Controller System Monitor
Solar Thermal Generator
Virtual Reality Simulation for Confined Spaces Safety Training
Solar Powered Eco Lab

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL & MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING
Resistance Training Skin: Bandz
Improving Efficiency of Patient Flow at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Quincy Clinic
Feasibility Study of Lightweight Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Conductor
Applications in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Ergonomic Brassiere
City of Tallahassee: Feasibility Study for a Compost Facility
Ultimate Guitar Cases
Danfoss II: Non-Conforming Material Flow
Development of SMART Lab: Wireless Data Acquisition of the Mechanical Testing Lab
Danfoss Turbocor Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) Process
City of Tallahassee: Landscape Beautification Division

DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Revision of Lockheed Martin’s Human Type Target for Manufacturability
Design and Development of Optimized Flow Channels for an Alkaline Membrane Fuel Cell (AMFC) Educational Kit
Design of a Multi-Functional Mobile Robot: The Robot Pentathalon
Design & Verification of Thermal Management for SiC PV Converter
Motor Test Rig: Improving Alignment and Incorporating Torque Transducer
Noise Mitigation in an Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) Turbine Bypass Line
Electric Vehicle Range Extension
Design and Development of an Intake Alignment Device
Development of Power Converting Sub-system of Kite Power Generator
Prototyping and Testing of an Economizer in a Gas Cycled Chiller System
Design of an Autonomous Ground Vehicle for Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition
Design of a Compact Pressure Sensor Multi-Layer Insulation in a Vacuum
Design and Development of an Autonomous Surface Watercraft RoboBoat
Designing and Flying an Experimental Sounding Rocket
Capacitor Assembly Automation
Development of a Robust Second-Stage Oil Sealing Device for Heavy-Duty Engines
HANSCycle: Reciprocating Lever Transmission
Second Stage Development of an Autonomous Search and Rescue
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Development of a Helical Path Tree Climbing Snake Robot
Design and Development of a Human Powered Vehicle: A NASA Competition
Design of a Martian Mining Robot
Optimization of the Turning Mechanism of a Maritime Target System
PowerTrak: Development of a Power Training Measurement Device
Development of Consumer Grade Levitating Hoverboard


Sponsors for the 2017 Senior Design Projects:
Aeropropulsion, Mechatronics, and Energy Center
Alto Energy
Blackhawk Engineering, Mark Cooper
City of Ft. Lauderdale, Tom Green
City of Talllahassee:Sam Geiger, Mike Price, Cris Revell
Civionics, Andrew Zimmerman, Ph.D.
Cummins Inc., Michael Hayes, Ph.D.
Danfoss Turbocor Inc.: Kevin Gehrke, Heather Kaler, Eric Proctor, Stephen Seymore, Daniel Simmons, William Sun
Michael Devine, Ph.D.
Lonnie Draper, Ph.D.
EGS, Joshua Jenkins
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering: Donald Hollett
Farming the Future, Lowell Collins, Michele Madison
Federal Highway Administration, Jeffrey Ger, Ph.D.
FSU Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science Dept: Stephen Kish, Ph.D. & Robert Broedel
FSU Department of Planning, Mark Bertolami
FSU Emergency Management & Homeland Security System
Ford Motor Company
FuelMaster (Engineering by Syn-Tech Inc.)
General Atomics
Graceful Solutions, Bill Wilson
John Hansel
Gordon Hansen
High-Performance Materials Institute:Tarik Dickens, Ph.D. & Richard Liang, Ph.D.
HW Lochner, David Freni
Lockheed Martin
Melvin and Associates, Sean Martin
Robert Moss
NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Naval Surface Warfare Center (Panama City)
Northrop Grumman
Okenwa Okoli, Ph.D.
JaCarr Patrick
Jeff Phipps
Jason Powell
PowerAmerica
Karen Quigley
Risk Management Solutions
RS&H, David Snyder
Sea Target Training Systems
Lisa Spainhour, Ph.D., P.E.
Talquin Electric Cooperative
TAPS FSU, Matt Inman
TeligentEMS
The Home Depot
Unison, Kevin Walker
University Cycles
Urban Catalyst Consultants, Sean Marston
Verdicorp