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Expo 2022

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The faculty and students of Cal State LA’s College of ECST are pleased to present the 2021-2022 Capstone Senior Design Expo. The senior design presentations from Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Industrial Technology, Graphic Communication, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering will be presented LIVE and IN-PERSON on our campus, Thursday, May 5th. Please register to attend this event.

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ECST Expo 2022

Expo Overview

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THU • MAY 5TH

Expo will showcase Capstone projects with a 20-minute student team presentation and project demonstration followed by a 10-minute QA session.

Presentations will take place at the Golden Eagle Ballrooms and the University Student Union rooms.

Posters will be displayed at E&T College of ECST Courtyard, with an opportunity to further discuss projects with the student teams.

Projects and Presentations

The expo sessions are organized mindful of busy schedules and designed to maximize a meaningful audience and student interaction. Join us for the opportunity to speak with talented students and evaluate novel ideas. Click on the ECST Capstone program name to view the projects, descriptions, and presentation schedule details.

 

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View 2021-2022 projects and program schedule

Each of the ECST Capstone programs will have a unique schedule.
Schedule subject to change, please check for possible updates closer to the event date.

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Civil Engineering Program

Civil Engineering Program
Presentations at the USU Theater, 1st Floor

TIME CE Event Overview
8:30 a.m. Registration @ USU Theater, 1st Floor
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:30 a.m. Student Presentations
12:30 p.m. Lunch To-Go

View University Student Union (USU) Floor Plan | View Cal State LA Interactive Map


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NO. PROJECT CLIENT
1 Cajalco Sustainable Water Delivery System AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc.
2 Eagle Valley Quarry Water Supply and Distribution AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc.
3 Cajalco Water Distribution System AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc.

CE Project Evaluation and Feedback

Please take a moment to provide feedback on the presentation and Q&A session. Your feedback will be incorporated into the project evaluation and shared with the student teams, who greatly appreciate hearing from you.

CE Capstone Program Coordinator, Rupa Purasinghe, Ph.D., P.E., [email protected]

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Computer Science Program

Computer Science Program
Presentations at the USU 3rd Floor

Los Angeles Rooms A, B, C, and Alhambra Room
Poster & Networking Session at E&T ECST Courtyard

TIME CS Event Overview
8:30 a.m. Registration @ USU Los Angeles Rooms, 3rd Floor
9:00 a.m. Welcome & Recognition
10:00 a.m. Student Presentations
12:00 p.m. Lunch To-Go
Poster Session & Networking @ ECST Courtyard

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Projects below are grouped according to their presentation rooms and times.

Presentations: University Student Union (USU) Los Angeles Room A

NO. PROJECT CLIENT TIME
1 AI & Data Sci. - Air Pollution Prediction & Visualization NASA and City of LA 10:00 a.m.
2 AI & Data Sci. - Climate Change Mngt. - CA Drought & Wildfire NASA & City of LA 10:30 a.m.
4 Comorbidity & its Impact on Patients w/COVID-19 Vodafone Group 11:00 a.m.
5 Pelvic Image Analysis & Geometry Reconstruction using AI Dr. Brieu, Cal State LA 11:30 a.m.

Presentations: University Student Union (USU) Los Angeles Room B

NO. PROJECT CLIENT TIME
6 Azure Cloud DB Migration & New Hire Enrl. Off. of the Public Defender, LA County 11:30 a.m.
7 BOE Sidewalk Monitoring System Dept. of Public Works, Bureau of Engr., LA City 11:00 a.m.
8 Box.com & eDefender Integration Off. of the Public Defender, SB County 10:00 a.m.
9 Power BI Data Analytics Dashboard Off. of the Public Defender, SB County 10:30 a.m.

Presentations: University Student Union (USU) Los Angeles Room C

NO. PROJECT CLIENT TIME
10 Helix QTC 11:00 a.m.
11 Immersive Storytelling with Engaging Physical Actions INART at Cal State LA 10:00 a.m.
12 Operationalize Networked Collaboration Features for Moon Trek Jet Propulsion Laboratory 10:30 a.m.
13 RoboSub CE & ME Depts., Cal State LA 11:30 a.m.

Presentations: University Student Union (USU) Alhambra Room

NO. PROJECT CLIENT TIME
14 Satellite Anomaly Injection & Detection (SAID) Testbed The Aerospace Corporation 10:00 a.m.
15 Telescope AR Jet Propulsion Laboratory 10:30 a.m.
16 The ArQive: LGBTQ Storytelling App - Exp. Mobile & Gamification The ArQive 11:00 a.m.
17 Want 2 Remember We2Link 11:30 a.m.

CS Capstone Program Coordinator, Jung Soo Lim, Ph.D., [email protected]

Join the CS Presentation - THU • MAY 5 | 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Industrial Technology & Graphic Communications Programs

Industrial Technology and Graphic Communications Programs
Presentations at the USU San Gabriel Room, 3rd Floor

TIME IND TECH & GR COMM Event Overview
8:30 a.m. Registration @ USU San Gabriel Rm, 3rd Floor
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:30 a.m. Student Presentations
12:30 p.m. Lunch To-Go

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NO. PROJECT CLIENT PROGRAM
1 Modular Home Design - Team 1 Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH
2 Modular Home Design - Team 2 Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH
3 Modular Home Design - Team 3 Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH
4 Electric Bicycle Conversion Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH
5 Social Media Sticker Design Department of Technology, Cal State LA GR. COMM
6 Coat of Arms for JL&A Produce Department of Technology, Cal State LA GR. COMM
7 Coat of Arms for Businesses Department of Technology, Cal State LA GR. COMM
8 Tree Climber Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH
9 Assistive Wheelchair Department of Technology, Cal State LA IND. TECH

Ind Tech and Gr. Comm. Capstone Program Coordinator, Paul Liu Ph.D., CQE, CMFgE, [email protected]

Join the IND TECH & GR COMM Presentation - THU • MAY 5 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Programs

Electrical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering Programs
Presentations will be held at the following locations.

Golden Eagle Ballrooms (GE) Ballrooms, 3rd Floor and
University Student Union (USU) Board Rooms, 3rd Floor
Poster and Networking Session at E&T ECST Courtyard

TIME EE & ME Event Overview
8:30 a.m. Registration @ GE Ballroom Patio, 3rd Floor
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:30 a.m. Student Presentations
GE 1 GE 2 GE 3 USU BR-N USU BR-S

AERO 1
S: 9:30 a.m.
E: 12:00 p.m.


TEAMS
2134

AERO 2
S: 9:30 a.m.
E: 12:00 p.m.


​TEAMS
56232930

UAV
S: 9:30 a.m.
E: 11:30 p.m.


TEAMS
7A7B7C8

BIOMED
S: 9:30 a.m.
E: 10:30 a.m.


TEAMS
1831

ENERGY 2
S: 9:30 a.m.
E: 11:00 a.m.


TEAMS
172527

STRUCTURES
S: 12:00 p.m.
E: 1:30 p.m.


TEAMS
112426

AUTO
S: 12:00 p.m.
E: 1:30 p.m.


TEAMS
141516

ROBOTICS
S: 11:30 a.m.
E: 1:30 p.m.


TEAMS
12131920

ENERGY 1
S: 10:30 a.m.
E: 12:00 p.m.


TEAMS
21910

ENERGY 2
S: 11:00 a.m.
E: 12:30 p.m.


TEAMS
2822

To-Go Pre-Packaged Lunch Distributed for each room after the last presentation.
Poster & Networking Session at E&T, College of ECST Courtyard

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Projects below are grouped according to their presentation rooms and times.

Presentations: Golden Eagle Ballroom 1

SECTOR PROJECT TEAM CLIENT TIME
Aero 1 Meteorite Imaging Positioning System (MISPM) 2 NASA Psyche Mission, ASU 9:30 a.m.
Aero 1 Weight Optimization of Rocket Components 1 Eagle Rocketry 10:00 a.m.
Aero 1 Venus Wind Turbine Optimization 3 Jet Propulsion Laboratory 10:30 a.m.
Aero 1 ASME University Rover Competition 4 ASME 11:00 a.m.
Structures 3D Printer for Cementitious Materials 11 AM2L at Cal State LA 12:00 p.m.
Structures Kinematic Bicycle 24 Kinematic.Bike 12:30 p.m.
Structures Advanced Structural Materials for Power Substations 26 SCE 1:00 p.m.

Presentations: Golden Eagle Ballroom 2

SECTOR PROJECT TEAM CLIENT TIME
Aero 2 NASA CubeSat Wildfire Prevention 5 NASA CubeSat Program 9:30 a.m.
Aero 2 Heat Pipe Design for High Power CubeSat 6 Eagle Rocketry 10:00 a.m.
Aero 2 Spacecraft Separation Analysis Tool 23 The Aerospace Corporation 10:30 a.m.
Aero 2 Auto-Leveling Tool 29 The Boeing Company 11:00 a.m.
Aero 2 Field-of-View Tool 30 The Boeing Company 11:30 a.m.
Auto SAE Baja Off-Road Vehicle Design & Manufacturing 14 Baja SAE, Cal State LA 12:00 p.m.
Auto SAE Formula 15 Formula SAE, Cal State LA 12:30 p.m.
Auto Solar Beach Cruiser for People With Disabilities 16 Dept. of ME, Cal State LA 1:00 p.m.

Presentations: Golden Eagle Ballroom 3

SECTOR PROJECT TEAM CLIENT TIME
UAV Drone Flight Controller Design & Deployment 7-A MathWorks Excellence in Innov. 9:30 a.m.
UAV Recovery Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (RUAV) 7-B MathWorks Excellence in Innov. 10:00 a.m.
UAV UAV Flight Controller Design & Hardware Depl. 7-C MathWorks Excellence in Innov. 10:30 a.m.
UAV Short Range 8-Propeller UAV 8 The Aerospace Corporation 11:00 a.m.
Robotics Delivery Robot 12 ME/EE Depts., Cal State LA 11:30 a.m.
Robotics RoboSub 13 RoboSub, Cal State LA 12:00 p.m.
Robotics Target and Tracking Vehicles 19 Raytheon Technologies 12:30 p.m.
Robotics Radar-Guided Rescue Robot 20 Raytheon Technologies 1:00 p.m.

Presentations: University Student Union - Board Room North

SECTOR PROJECT TEAM CLIENT TIME
BioMed Parametric CAD model - Female Pelvic Flr. Sys. 18 BioTiM-US Research Grp. 9:30 a.m.
BioMed Computer Vision Guided Nav. Sys. for VI 31 EE Dept, Cal State LA 10:00 a.m.
Energy 1 Portable Charging Sys. for Electric Vehicles 21 MathWorks Excellence in Innov. 10:30 a.m.
Energy 1 Vault-0 Thermal Management System 9 hatchTank Innovations 11:00 a.m.
Energy 1 Harvest Thermal Extraction System R&D 10 hatchTank Innovations 11:30 a.m.

Presentations: University Student Union - Board Room South

SECTOR PROJECT TEAM CLIENT TIME
Energy 2 Flame Stability for Hydrogen-Enriched Natural Gas 17 SoCalGas. 9:30 a.m.
Energy 2 Solar Shower 25 Solar Showers for All 10:00 a.m.
Energy 2 Short Circuit Assessment for Renewable Generation 27 SCE 10:30 a.m.
Energy 2 Detection of Down Conductors on Distrib. Circuits w/CC 28 SCE 11:00 a.m.
Energy 2 Project Santa Cruz 22 U.S. NPS 11:30 a.m.

Project Evaluation and Feedback

For each of the Capstone Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering projects you review, please take a moment to provide feedback on the presentation and Q&A Session. Your feedback will be incorporated into the project evaluation and shared with the student teams, who greatly appreciate hearing from you. Your input guides us as we continue to improve our ECST Capstone program. EE ME Project Feedback and Evaluation

EE and ME Program Coordinator, Michael Thorburn, Ph.D., [email protected]

Join the EE/ME Presentation - THU • MAY 5 | 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Thank you

This event is made possible with the support of our partners.
We would like to acknowledge

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Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company, Raytheon Technologies, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, MathWorks, The Aerospace Corporation, Boeing Company, hatchTank Innovations, The Office of Naval Research, U.S. National Park Service, Aztec Engineering, NASA, City of Los Angeles, Kinematic.Bike, Toyota, Commonwealth Casualty Company, Vodafone Group, LA County Office of the Public Defender, QTC, AT&T, LA City Department of Public Works, LA County Bureau of Engineering, ArQive, The Institute for Interactive Arts, Research & Technology, We2Link, AM2L at Cal State LA, BioTim Research Group, Cal State LA Facilities, Eagle Rocketry SEDS, Biomedical Engineering Society, Solar Demonstration Lab, John Wieland, Inc., Grid Alternative Inc., Cal State LA College of ECST, Cal State LA Departments of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology

Announcements


COVID REQUIREMENTS: As we celebrate the achievements of our students, the College of ECST is mindful to maintain the health and safety of all Expo attendees. Please review the Expo Covid-19 requirements and event information page. Registration is required to attend this event. We want to thank you in advance for helping us keep our community safe and healthy during Covid-19.

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Get Involved

Find out how you can get involved with the ECST Capstone Senior Design program.
Contact Mike Thorburn, Capstone Director at [email protected]