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 Engineering Building Rooms 1202, 1220 and 1300. 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

Engineering Building Room 1202

 Time       Sponsor    

9:00       MSU Adaptive Sports and Recreation Club
Project: Athletic Walker

9:30        Steelcase
Project: Overhead Conveyor Hang Fixture Stabilization

10:00       GM
Project: Directional Speakers and/or Systems

10:30       Hitachi
Project: QFN Solder Joint Robustness

11:00       Packsize
Project: Corrugate Laser Cutting and Creasing

11:30       Ingersoll Rand – Trane
Project: Custom Air Handling Unit Panel

12:00      Ingersoll Rand – Trane
Project: Externally Mounted Impeller Exhaust Hood

Schedule of Presentations

Engineering Building Room 1220

 Time       Sponsor  

9:00       Tenneco
Project: Characterization of Phase Change Materials

9:30       Bosch
Project: Test Fixture for BLDT Diesel Pumps

10:00      Hitachi
Project: BNA Lash Study

10:30      Meritor
Project: Optimized Axle Carrier Structure

11:00       Ford
Project: Driveshaft Joint Function

11:30       Marathon
Project: Pig Transmitter Functionality

12:00      AgrAbility
Project: Tractor Step Bracket

Schedule of Presentations

Engineering Building Room 1300

 Time       Sponsor 

9:00       Tenneco
Project: Liquid Gas Separator

9:30       EPA
Project: PEMS Flow Meter Calibration

10:00       Araymond
Project: Surface Geometry Coefficient of Friction Study

10:30       Whirlpool
Project: Interchangeable Grid for Ice Cube Cutting

11:00       ArcelorMittal
Project: Preliminary Steel Sample Rapid Cool Box

11:30       Fairmont-Sanatrol
Project: Innovative Bulk Packaging

12:00       Pratt and Miller
Project: FSAE Carbon Fiber Suspension