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    • 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 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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: 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.
    • 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: 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • HYDRA (HYpersonic Dynamics Rocket Assembly) 

      Disher, Kathryn; Germann, Nicholas; Kennedy, Christopher; Gavagn, Rhonwen; Oguche, Theophilus; Gotsch, Christian; Rohde, Michael; Attzs, Monty; Perrelli, Frank
      HYDRA is a proof-of-concept vehicle designed to demonstrate the capabilities of a hypersonics testbed. The goal of HYDRA is to validate and verify the use of dynamic pressure analysis as a viable method of cost efficient ...
    • R.E.D. Rover 

      Geehan, Jennifer; Medico, Steven; Aycart, Vicente; Horn, Joseph; Miller, Joseph; Vuckovic, Katarina; Mpaganga, Bonolo; Peavler, Kevin; Almeida, Rafael; McKinnon, William; Watkins, Tevin
      The purpose of this project is to build a next generation vehicle for space exploration. We plan to participate in the 2016 University Rover Challenge. The rover will be tele-operated by astronauts to assist with surface ...
    • Time Capsule to Mars (TC2M) 

      Bido, Juliette; Spence, Isaac; Curtin, Rob; Anderson, Justin; Tillman, Brianna
      TC2M is a nationwide, student-led mission tasked with the design, transport and landing of a time capsule on the surface of Mars. The Florida Institute of Technology team is tasked with conducting the systems engineering ...
    • APART 

      Berry, Charles; Malagon, Arturo; Sanchez, Jose; Pestana, Jeancarlo; Singh, Omesh; Faal, Jainaba; Hollahan, Thomas
      APART (Aerial Platform for Aircraft Refueling and Transport) is a proof of concept for the docking and recharging of two UASs (Unmanned Aerial systems) •UAS’s are one of the fastest growing fields in engineering, but never ...
    • NASA JPL Smart Breakout Box 2.0 

      Fisher, Joseph; Jones, Carlos Gross; Schultz, Daniel; Gambardella, Tom; Dillon, John
      The JPL Smart Breakout Box 2.0 (JSB2) team was tasked by the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab to design and construct a universal automated breakout box to be used for testing any electrical system at JPL.
    • Sharkbait: unmanned underwater-air hybrid vehicle 

      Steinert, Morgan; Casteren, Sal Van; Watson, Jake; Bueno, Nick; Eldridge, Alexa; Diotte, Michael; Klein, Patrick; Costello, Zach; Harmeling, Kyler; Izzi, Cameron; Conrad, Asim
      To design, build, and test a hybrid unmanned vehicle. The vehicle shall perform as an aerial vehicle, underwater vehicle, and transition between these modes without external intervention.
    • Diverse air-bearing eightless eNvironment 

      Poothokaran, John; Badrinarayan, Kunal; Baldwin, Nathan; Montero, Mark; Ahmadkhanlou, Mariam; Hastings, Robert; Jote, Tesfaye; Jones, Gavin; Oztekin, Umut
      A frictionless torque-free environment is required for spacecraft dynamics research, and can enable a diverse range of experiments involving satellite control systems. A spacecraft dynamics simulator uses airbearing ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.