Recent Submissions

  • Formula SAE: Powertrain 

    Scott, David; Manke, Mark; Alhosani, Ahmed; Alamri, Mohamed; Cherry, Pablo; Alhenaki, Mohammad; Al-Shaibani, Fahad; Zenga, Jordan; Romero, Ashlin
    Engine Choice: 2007 Honda CBR600RR •Displacement – 599cc •Cylinders – x4 •Estimated HP – 91 hp •Peak Torque – 59 Nm •Induction – Naturally Aspirated •Compression Ratio – 12.2:1 •Fuel Injection System - DENSO Port ...
  • Formula SAE: Chassis 

    Diego, Ramirez; Aljeemaz, Sager; Kunicki, Kevin
    The Chassis Sub-team designed a Chromoly 4130 Steel Space Frame around a Honda CBR 600RR, suspension points, and the Formula SAE 2015 rules, using Solid Works. The Chassis Sub-team had to find the optimum balance between ...
  • Florida Tech Drag Racing 

    Coppola, Vincent; Preston, Robert; Sparks, Ryan; Woll, Stephen
    This project seeks to design, engineer, and test a safe and reliable drag racing vehicle that is both innovative and unique from a Mechanical Engineering standpoint. Each team member was responsible for an individual ...
  • Formula SAE: Aerodynamics and Body 

    Alyami, Ibraheem; Harrinanan, Vivic; DeCosta, Cody; Bahamdain, Omar; Aldahas, Mohammed; Alshoukri, Ahmed
    Light weight Carbon Fiber structure Lower Sides mean better egress improved and down force Body and Side Pods designed using CFD -Maximum Down Force -Minimum Drag Lightweight Carbon Fiber and Fiberglass Structure Integrated ...
  • Formula SAE: Suspension 

    Alfaro, Gerardo; Alsuwaid, Mohammad; Jaramillo, Manuel; Kania, Blair; Lotfy, Karim
    The Suspension Sub-team focused it's design decisions for the FP-15 around ensuring the tires stay in optimum contact with the road.
  • Wing Tip Vortex Reduction 

    Seliquini, Sky; Azelis, Augustus; Al-Sulaiti, Mohammed; Kasyanju, Ambonisye; Lopez, Vanessa; Al Metwali, Mohammed; Vogel, Noah; Fry, John
    Winglets are used vastly in commercial jets. The main purpose of a winglet is to minimize the vortex effect forming at the tip of the wing in result to the transition between higher pressure and lower pressure. The main ...
  • Search and Rescue Unmanned Aerial Vehicle 

    Olson, Jake; Barbera, Mike; Ooi, Brendan; Arledge, Nathan; Maia, Fabio; Cosgrove, Evan; Casciola, Niko; Mohamed, Mohamed; Deans, Xori; Bader, Oron
    The current technology that exists to successfully locate a missing person in the vast wilderness of a National or State Park has not changed much within the past few decades. Although search and rescue UAVs currently ...
  • SAE Baja 2015 

    Holt, Matthew; Hammadi, Abdulaziz; See, Evan; Vrampas, George; Abdutaleb, Abdullah; Aldabal, Abdulla; Almejhem, Ahmad; Alraeesi, Hamdan; Alyafei, Ibrahim; Altahri, Saeed; Binjabaan, Abdulaziz; Hartman, Timothy; Li, Stephen; Price, Adam; Santa-Lucia, Hannah; Zauner, Ezekial
    The SAE Baja competition is a student design competition that test a students ability to design, engineer, build, test, promote, and compete with a vehicle within the limits set by the rules. The goal is to create a single ...
  • Florida Tech Robotic Mining team 

    Alajai, N.; Cunha, N.; Brio, M.; Dilindi, B.; Ha, R.; Frutchey, D.; Hernandez, J.; Kames, E.; Kruger, M.; Marley, C.; Lai, S.; Neiger, A.; Lu, Y.; Ni, L.; Rieder, K.; On, P.; Yang, M.; Perry, C.; Zhang, Q.; Roger, J.; Stevens, J.; Alshebl, S.
    Florida Tech Robotic Mining team is a multidisciplinary group that aims to design and build a multirobot system to compete in the 2015 NASA Robotics Mining Competition.
  • Florida Tech Mars Rover Robotic Arm and Controls Systems 

    Bernard, T.; Zarlenga, C.; Rolins, A.; Troshchenko, A.; Ward, S.; Miller, J.; Buchala, K.; Dominguez, A.; Breshnahan, M.; Copeland, J.; Sanders, W.
    Robotic arm must be able to lift a maximum load of 5 Kg •The robotic arm must be able to reach anywhere between ground level and a meter above ground level •The robotic arm must have the ability to grasp and actuate ...
  • URC UAV 

    Casiraghi, Gianmarco; Dube, Joshua; Spence, Isaac; Hedlund, Brock; Bernard, Tiziano
    The UAV will provide aerial assistance for Team Olympus throughout the Mars Society 2015 University Rover Challenge. Assistance includes carrying tools, identifying optimal travel path, and locating objects. This project ...
  • Mars Rover - URC 

    Ghelani, Niket; Martusevich, Kirill; Poe, Andrew; Bohanon, John; Zarlenga, Christopher; Bernard, Tiziano
    The Rover’s key design components that will allow it to overcome the tasks in the competition are the suspension, differential, and motors. The suspension was designed to overcome a 60 cm tall flat vertical face without ...
  • Time Capsule to Mars: Systems Engineering and Launch Operations 

    Chan, Cassidy; Bido, Juliette; Spence, Isaac; Anderson, Justin; Curtin, Robert; Tillman, Brianna
    To perform the systems engineering tasks and the Assembly, Test, and Launch Operations required to send theTC2M cubesats into space. To coordinate and manage the systems requirements, interfaces, and overall design models ...
  • NASA-JPL Google Glass 

    Amankwah, Daniel; Brandler, Sam; Chokshi, Shawn; Oliver, Rasheed; Stratton, Michael; Williams, Michael; Zappala, Peter
    The NASA-JPL Google Glass team seeks to further enhance the working conditions of assemblers at the NASA-JPL assembly warehouses. When an assembler is working, it is necessary to retrieve information about an assembly item. ...
  • HAWQ DD 

    Subramanian, A.; Hicks, A.; Romano, C.; Gatera, G.; Alameri, J.; Dushane, M.; Rhoney, M.; Momanyi, N.; Burke, S.
    Execute an autonomous mission to deliver a package to a predetermined location. HAWQ DD (Hybrid Autonomous Winged Quadrotor Delivery Drone) transitions from quadcopter configuration to fixed wing and delivers the 3 kg ...
  • Project Vulcan 

    Levin, Kyle; Robinson, Michael; Favreau, Shane; Sork, Jared; Erickson, Kristen; Leesman, Gabrielle; Cruz Garena, Alan; Leon, Alejandro; Naranjo Velez, Ismael
    Our mission is to design and construct a test platform to demonstrate the construction methods, propulsion design and payload capacity of a sounding rocket that can succeed the project and be launched to 10,000 ft. while ...
  • Lionsat 

    Guenther, Alec; Maldonado, Derek; Throne, James; Truszkowski, Adam
    In the previous semesters, a mission was designed for a cubesatellite to enter a low-earth orbit and take pictures of weather patterns. To overcome drag and provide essential correction maneuvers, a resistojet would be ...
  • Northrop Grumman Operator Workstation 

    Alanazi, Khalid; Combs, Steven; Harney, Derrick; Portugal, Jacob; Siddique, Asif; Todd, Andrew
    The team has designed and prototyped the layout of a seated workstation that will be installed in a Northrop Grumman aircraft. The size of the workstation is being decreased as Northrop Grumman transitions to the smaller ...