Electrical Engineering

Fall 2017 Awards

Electrical & Computer Engineering Awards

Prize & Winners, Fall 2017

Prizes are awarded each semester to the most outstanding teams in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Senior Capstone Design Course, as judged by a panel of engineers from industry.  A team with members from both ECE and another engineering major (mechanical engineering, for example) is also eligible, if the team’s project is administered through ECE 480.

Electrical Engineering First Prize:

Team Union Pacific “Regenerative Railcar Braking”

Left to Right: Zach Bates, Zach Shannon, Josh Clouse, James Staley, Lucas Wolfe


Electrical Engineering Second Prize

Team Fraunhofer “SpartanStat: A Portable Potentiostat for the Detection of Heavy Metals”

Left to Right: Nathan Bagnall, Justin Opperman, Brandon Gevaert, Haitai Ng, Yuzhou Wu, Xingchen Xiao


Electrical Engineering Third Prize

MSU Electrical and Computer Engineering Department “Handheld Device to Detect Cracks in Aircraft”

Left to Right: Nicholas Gajar, Ryan Sajkowski, Peter Jones, Ryan Brozovich, John Bono