Selected Lecture Material

Technical Communication

Communication 1: Technical Summaries (Please download and review by 6 September)

Communication 2: Visual Technical Communication (Please download and review by 6 September)

Communication 3: Long Reports (Please download and review by 27 September)

An example report from NASA (Download and Review before 27 September)

 

Technical Lectures / Design Approaches

Lecture 1: Introduction (Download and Review by 21 August 2017)

Lecture 2: Problem Solving (Download and Review by 23 August 2017)

Lecture 3: Quality Function Deployment  [EXCEL HOQ]  (Download and Review by 23 August 2017)

Lecture 4: Specifications (Download and Review by 30 August 2017)

Lecture 5: Functions and Morph Charts (Download and Review by 30 August 2017)

Lecture 6: Risk and Safety (Download and Review by 11 September 2017)

Lecture 7: Evaluation (Download and Review by 11 September 2017)

Lecture 8: Management and Planning  (Download and Review by 11 September 2017)

Lecture 9: Contest Intro

Lecture 10: DFX (Design for X)  (25 September 2017)

Lecture 11: Finer Points on Mechanisms and Fabrication (PDF version, Lecture by CJ)
Lecture 11: Finer Points on Mechanisms and Fabrication (PPT version with video links)
Lecture 11a: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 1 (Video Briefing Review by 4 October)
Lecture 11b: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 2 (Video Briefing Review by 4 October)
Lecture 11c: Mechanisms and Fabrication, 3 (Video Briefing Review by 4 October)

The Yoyo Production Lecture

IP Lecture

FINAL LECTURE: Competition Week (To be Posted)

Weekly Video Briefings
Weekly Update Video 1 (Posted 12 October 2017)
Weekly Update Video 2 (Posted 17 October 2017)
Weekly update Video 3 (Posted 22 October 2017)

Weekly update Video 4 (Posted 29 October 2017)