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    • 2016 Baja Car 

      Al Jaberi, Khalid; Al Katheeri, Mohamed; Al Saleh, Bader; Alblooshi, Saeed; Bonilla, Martin; Salvador, David Cabrera; Faden, Sari; Heeke, Elizabeth; Mo, Jiaqi; Pounder, Andre-Louis; Wang, Bo
      The purpose is to design and build a rolling chassis that is capable of traversing various terrains, which will provide support to the components and make driver feel comfortable and safe to drive.
    • Air-Ball: the free-flying satellite simulator 

      Byrnes, James; Wang, Jerry; Czap, Andrew; Rivera, Gonzalo; Clark, Casey; McKinnon, William; Savino, Frank
      The project objective is to design, build,and fly a multi-rotor craft that achieves full six degrees of freedom to facilitate research, as well as improve techniques for satellite attitude dynamic and kinematic control.
    • All-terrain Robotic Excavation System (A.R.E.S.) 

      Mohammed, L.; Albanese, Domenick; Canseco, Pablo; Green, Khalphani; Kothari, Zoher; Lower, Spencer R; McHargh, Adrian; Netzley, Jacob; Thames, Mark; Voris, Nate
      A.R.E.S. is a multidisciplinary team that is designing and building a robot to compete in the 2016 NASA Robotic Mining Competition at Kennedy Space Center, Florida.
    • 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 ...
    • Autonomous Luggage Transportation System (ALTS) 

      Eierle, Alexander; Hagans, Jeffrey; Jones, Bradley; Kepinski, Paul; Kuang, Haoyan; Le, Max; Mohamed, Mo; Voigtlander, Eric
      The objective is the design and development of a Renewable/Sustainable Unmanned Baggage Buggy System for use within the Melbourne Airport. This buggy system will be capable of supporting baggage acquisition, travel, and ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 

      Villacreces, Sebastian; Phillips, Savannah; Marsh, Curtis; Gunderson, Arielle; Morrison, Chris; Alblooki, Yousif; Alghamdi, Abdulrhman; Almazyad, Abdulrahman
      The FP-16 features a push rod suspension assembly with unequal length a-arms. The suspension assembly includes carbon fiber suspension a-arms and push rods, an anti-roll bar, and custom uprights engineered for optimizing ...
    • 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 ...
    • Humanitarian Outreach B 

      Gabriel, Karl; Bayasgalan, Amar; Betharte, Owen; Bridenbaugh, Garrett; Rodriguez, Carlos
      The issue of people without footwear in developing countries is a significant issue in today’s society, and it affects over 300 million people. One in seven people suffer from soil transmitted parasites. This system will ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Melbourne Airport smart energy analysis 

      Johnson, Tyler; Rubenfeld, Zachary; Dirkes, James; Brooks, Claude; Sinha, Rahul; Maloney, Philip; Clark, Clark
      In the last decade there has been a massive push for making airport facilities more sustainable and energy efficient. These measures serve as an investment to cut carbon foot prints as well as wasted energy, which is ...