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Senior Design Symposium

Welcome

The University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science will host its 2021 winter Senior Design Symposium virtually and in-person as it showcases a multitude of projects presented by students from various engineering and applied science disciplines.

The symposium is a time-honored tradition for the college to help feature senior capstone projects. Students may choose to represent their projects alone or can join up in teams with other students. Projects cover a wide range of topic areas.

Students put in hundreds of hours to prepare for the event.


Agenda

Due to COVID-19, this year's presentations can be viewed virtually by clicking on each "view presentation" listed below or in-person at the room location listed.


  • Department of Chemical Engineering | Thursday, December 2, 2021

  • Department of Mechanical and Energy Systems Engineering | Thursday, December 2, 2021

    Poster Session | 9:00 a.m. - Noon | EERB 2nd & 3rd Floor

    • Alternator to Generator Conversion | Characterization and optimization of modified alternator use | Members: Connor Wilkinson, Evan Lake, Bodi Morris and Robert Wenger

    • College Wind Turbine | Mock competition with some additional requirements | Members: Adam Balph, Eduaro Colin-Zarate, AJ Jacob Lewis, Brendan Phipps, Narrise Trippel and Mason Werbelow

    • Boundary Layer Rake| Design a rake to measure boundary layers and wakes on moving vehicles | Members: Keaton Bell, Tyler Clark, Elizabeth Erickson, Abigail Fearneyough, Connor Heider, Tylen Redinger and Benjamin Willis

    • NASA EVA | Design and develop a lunar surface anchoring device that is reusable | Members: Cameron Ball, Forrest Bucholz, Reese Romero, James Sheets and Daniel Jack Wenger

    • Formula Hybrid Race Car | Design and implement a hybrid drive system | Members: Louis Failoni, Chase Nickle, John Peroulis and Quinton Royle-Grimes

    • Li-ion Battery Recycle | Economics of recycling Li-ion batteries locally | Members: Kathryn Arneson, Octavio Vazquez, Yazmin Montiel, Christian Morrison, Chad Muma and Joana Olsen

    • Modular Solar Design for Ranch (Team A) | Design a cost-effective modular solar energy system for remote use on ranches | Members: William Baumchen, Thibault Bourgain, YuChan Chan, Thomas LaBuda, Luke Norris

    • Modular Solar Design for Ranch (Team B) | Design a cost-effective modular solar energy system for remote use on ranches | Members: Cedric Bond, Jay Matter, Jayden Riley, Mason Tomac and Zachary Woith

    • Pulse Jet Engine | Develop and test a pulse jet engine to create prescribed unsteady pressure and temperature conditions to characterize pressure sensors | Members: Spencer Bernard, Jake Hays, Collin Jenkins, David Lemieux, Sean Mendick, Christian Smith, Bryce Stratton and Donovan Whitehead

    • Sustainable Greenhouse | Design a greenhouse that is self-sufficient without supplied utilities | Members: Jacob Arment, Ithzel Felipe-Castro, J.T. Herboldsheimer, Luke Jensen, Alexander Kalan, Natasha Miller, Quinn Newmark and Rylee Norris 


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