Selected Lecture Material

Technical Communication

Communication 1: Technical Summaries (Download & Review by 5 September)

Communication 2: Visual Technical Communication (Download & Review by 5 September)

Communication 3: Long Reports (Download & Review by 26 September)

An example report from NASA (Download and Review before 26 September)

 

Technical Lectures / Design Approaches

Lecture 1: Introduction (Download and Review by 20 August)

Lecture 2: Problem Solving (Download and Review by 20 August)

Lecture 3: Mass Production and CNC (Download and Review by 22 August)

Lecture 4: Machining and Mechatronics (Download and Review by 22 August)

Lecture 5: Quality Function Deployment  [EXCEL HOQ]  (Download and Review by 27 August)

Lecture 6: Specifications (Download and Review by 29 August)

Lecture 7: Functions and Morph Charts (Download and Review by 10 September)

Lecture 8: Risk and Safety (Download and Review by 12 September)

Lecture 9: Evaluation (Download and Review by 12 September)

Lecture 10: Management and Planning (Download and Review by 17 September)

Lecture 11: Contest Intro (Download and Review by 17 September)

Lecture 12: DFX (Design for X)   (Download and Review by 1 October)

Lecture 13: Finer Points on Mechanisms and Fabrication (Download and Review by 19 September / PDF)
Lecture 13: Finer Points on Mechanisms and Fabrication  (Download and Review by 19 September / PPTX)
Lecture 13a: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 1 (Review by 24 September)
Lecture 13b: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 2 (Review by 24 September)
Lecture 13c: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 3 (Review by 24 September)

Industrial Design Lecture
IP Lecture

FINAL LECTURE: Competition Week (To be Posted)

Weekly Video Briefings

Project Video Briefing (Posted 11 October)
Weekly Update Video 1 (Posted 11 October for activities the week of October 15)
Weekly Update Video 2 (Posted 18 October
 for activities the week of October 22)
Weekly update Video 3 (
Posted October 23 for activities the week of October 29)