Principles of Design 2012

2012 Design Groups

Please note the Naming convention for files uploaded to this wiki:

Pumpkin Chunkin Competition

iGEM competition

Arduino Games

Giving Tree 2012

Allograft Preservation 2012

Speedy Capper 2012

IR Water Mark

Flow Visualization 2012

How to make a Schedule Between Multiple Group Members Quickly


Due Friday Feb 3rd, 2012:

  1. Upload a picture of each member of your team and link it to your personal pages
  2. Upload scans of your individual sketches to your personal page
  3. Establish a meeting schedule and a minutes page
  4. Meet as a group and create 6 pin-up drawings for presentation on Friday

Due Friday Feb 24th, 2012:

  1. Revise Problem Statements to more concisely lay out the what and why and your strategy to solving the problem.
  2. Upload your introductory videos or link to video-sharing site.

Due Friday March 2nd, 2012:

  1. Upload a picture of your Rhino Ducks to your personal page.
  2. Upload a picture of your Rhino Racecar to your personal page.
  3. Consider creative presentation of this assignment (animated gif, tiny video, story board)

Due Friday March 9nd, 2012:

  1. Mid-term Presentations - 5 minutes long, include something that you have learned that is unique to your group project.

Due Friday March 23rd, 2012:

  1. Upload a picture of your SolidWorks Camaro (up to page 31 in the guide).
  2. Upload House of Quality Analysis for bed lifter:
  • Full sized bed (54 x 75 inches or 137 x 190 cm)
  • 7' clearance when lifted
  • Safe to 1000 lbs
  • Small footprint (needs to fit in small apartment)
  • Optional: Drop-out table when bed is lifted
  • Optional: System to remove 4th post from the middle of the room (i.e. 3 posts that anchor to both the floor and ceiling, anchors to the wall, etc)

Due Friday March 30th, 2012:

  1. Upload fully-mated and operating CAD assembly.
  2. Upload animation of operation.
  3. Upload full Bill Of Materials (BOM) with supplier contact address and costs.

Due Friday April 13th, 2012:

  1. Acquire stepper motor and determine wire configuration.
  2. Solder MotorShield board for Arduino.
  3. Video of your motor stepping 360 degrees in one direction and 360 degrees in reverse
  4. 2 page explanation of major components of system (i.e what are they and why are they necessary - arduino, stepper motor, powersupply, motorshield, code)

Due Friday April 20th, 2012:

  1. Drawbot competition - which group can sketch a mystery shape the quickest
  2. There will be 3 different pre-determined shapes.
  3. You will be told which shape you will sketch a few minutes before the competition.
  4. Your DrawBot must sketch the shape on a template I hand out without going over the borders of the template.
start/classes/principlesofdesign2012.txt · Last modified: 2013/01/25 13:42 by ericlima
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