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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 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: 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 ...
    • 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: 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...