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Senior Design Projects 2012-13

Seniors in Materials Science and Engineering were involved in several interdisciplinary collaborations for their Senior Design Projects. Each project had a faculty advisor and industry sponsor. Students worked together to address issues in medicine, transportation, manufacturing, metallurgy, and other areas. Senior Design Projects 2012-13 Senior Design Archives MSE Design Videos Projects were presented at the […]


Senior Design vs. Enterprise

• View the news article Emily Durham, graduating senior from the materials science and engineering program, felt that the “extended experience” is what she appreciated most about enterprise. “The best way I have come to describe enterprise is an extended senior design project.” Durham will have been a part of the Enterprise program for six […]


MSE Team wins Michigan Tech Design Expo

The “Aluminum Corrosion Study—Automotive Electrical Systems” team placed first for Senior Design in the annual Michigan Tech Design Expo. Aluminum Corrosion Study Team Members: Annie LeSage, Jacob Gerdt, Kyle Myszka,and Alexandra Glover, Materials Science and Engineering Advisor: Steve Kampe, Materials Science and Engineering Sponsor: Yazaki North America Project Overview: The switch from copper to aluminum […]


Design Expo 2014

ENTERPRISE AND SENIOR DESIGN TEAMS AT DESIGN EXPO 2014 Good luck to all the teams participating in Design Expo 2014, coming up on Thursday, April 17, from 8 am to 4 pm. in the J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library, 3rd floor. Design Expo is a showcase of Enterprise and Senior […]


Materials Design Education

Friday, September 25, 2009 12:00 – 1:00 pm Room U113, M&M Building G.B. Olson Northwestern University & QuesTek Innovations LLC Abstract A novel integration of design into the undergraduate materialscurriculum has beenunder development for the past 15 years at Northwestern.The Bodeen-LindbergMaterials Design Studio serves as a central teaching facility for computationalMSE in the curriculum. Software […]


Undergrad Expo 2013 Award Winners in MSE

More than 60 student teams displayed their research projects at the Undergraduate Expo last Thursday, April 18, at the Van Pelt and Opie Library. You can check out Expo videos, slide show, booklet and results at http://www.expo.mtu.edu/awards.html Senior Design Second Place Sickle Section Material and Heat Treatment Investigation Team Members Kelsey Michael, Anne Wiese, Luke Operhall, […]


Undergraduate Student Expo showcases talent

On April 12, Michigan Technological University hosted the 13th Annual Undergraduate University Expo. In the ballroom of the Memorial Union Building, undergraduate students displayed exhibits from their Enterprise teams and senior design projects. Senior Design winners included the Bioabsorbable Polymer-Coated Metal Stent Degradation Simulation Design team, the Economic Recovery of Alloying Elements from Grinding Swarf […]


2012 Undergraduate Expo Winners

Undergraduate Expo 2012 Expo Awards Senior Design Awards to MSE Projects Taking first place was Bioabsorbable Polymer-Coated Metal Stent Degradation Simulation Design. The students devised a better way to check for the degrading of stents, which are inserted into arteries, both in vitro (in the lab) and in vivo (in the living subject). Team members […]


MSE Entries in Expo 2012

2012 Undergraduate Expo Entries SENIOR DESIGN Title and Representative Economic Recovery of Alloying Elements from Grinding Swarf Alicia Steele Reduce Distortion in Ferritic Nitrocarburizing of Gray Iron Carol Deming Fatigue in Stainless Steel Components Produced by Powder Metallurgy & Hot Isostatic Pressing Samantha Leonard EZAC Creep Testing Team Deane Kyle Effects of Mn and Sn […]