Mechanical Engineering


Team Project Exhibits

The Mechanical Engineering capstone projects are on exhibit in the Engineering Building from 8:00 a.m. until noon. The exhibits are located in the 1200 hallway.

Admission is free and open to the public. Visitors are welcome.

Team Presentations

Throughout the morning, the capstone teams give formal presentations in the Lake Superior Room  of the MSU Union Building. The team that produces the most outstanding technical design project is presented with the Thomas Alva Edison Design Award; the team that gives the best technical project presentation receives the ME 481 Project Presentation Award.

Schedule of Presentations

MSU Union Lake Superior Room

 Time       Sponsor    

8:00       Shell Oil Company Burcham Hills Retirement Community
Project: Moveable “Grab Bar” for Senior Apartments

8:25       American Hydromech
Project: Fluid Power Application of a Regenerative Turbine Pump

8:50       Eaton Corporation
Project: Analysis of Magnetic Properties of an Electro- Hydraulic Servo Valve

9:15       Level 11 Physical Therapy Shell Oil Company
Project: All Terrain Ambulation and Craw ling Body Weight Support System

9:40      Break

10:05       Ford Motor Company
Project: Structural Sealing Flange for Thermoplastic Powertrain Components

10:30    Whirlpool Corporation
Project: LED Panel Optimization and Attachment on an Appliance

10:55    Whirlpool Corporation
Project: Non-plumbed Manual Pump Water System for an Appliance

11:20    Motorola Mobility
Project: Mobile Device with a Pico Projector