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Spring 2020

Upright for Baja SAE vehicle - CNC Machined

Part on Baja SAE vehicle that holds the front wheels machined using 3-axis CNCing.

Javier Martinez

Javier Upright

Dia de los Muertos Keychains for 1st Grade Class

Keychains for Dia De los Muertos celebration

Andy Zepada

Dia De Los Muertos Keychains

Baja SAE Gear box - CNC Machined

Sergio Perez

Gear Box

Sergio used the Haas Mini Mill to create the housing of his gear box.

ME 2030: Introduction to Mechanical Design Competition (Machined and laser cut gearboxes for mass pulling race)

30 teams compete each semester in desgning a gearbox to pull a 1 kg mass up a 45 degree slope as fast as possible with a high-speed DC motor.

1st Place with an amazing 5.6 seconds record!

Jose Reyes, Carlito Ferrer Jr, and Jonathan Flores with Prof. Nurullah

First Place Fall 2019

First Place Gear Box

2nd Place

Ernest Jimenez, Andy Zepeda, and Luis Castro

Second Place

Second Place Gear Box

 

Spring 2019

EERI Seismic Design Team (6th Place) - Laser cut high-rise structure for EERI competiion

Competition to design, present, and build a small scale skyscraper that can withstand simulated earthquakes.

EERI Student Competition Team

 

Automated Honeycomb Router and Repair System - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

System to remove broken honeycomb material and replace it with repair material for large satellites.

Robert Abbey, Oscar Basurto, Jacqueline Martinez, and Kevin Yoo

Honeycomb team

Honeycomb project

 

Small Engine Dynomometer for SAE Vehicles- ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Engine dynomometer to measure and tune the engine performance on SAE vehicles.

Sean Ashcraft, Abdul Aldossary, Brian Berrios, Cody Ising, Jhovany Ortiz, Jason Padilla, and Jesse Robles

Dyno team

 

Cubesat Solar Sail Deployment - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Deployment system for solar sail in 3U cubesat.

Benjamin De La Torre, Salla Kim, Jason Lin, Vimal Patel, and Andrew Wong

Salla Kim, Cubesat

 

Long Beach Harbor Debris Cleaner - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

System to remove floating waste in the Long Beach Harbor.

Chen Garces, Edgar Marroquin, Bryan Medeiros, Josue Mier, Yvens Pina, Ramy Azer, Parsa Barhaghi, Michael Estrada, Eloy Martinez, Raymundo Alvarez, Peter Jahja, Carlos Ruiz, and Alexander Williams

Harbor Cleaner team

 

Bending Beam Tester for Stengths of Materials Lab - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Test system to correlate the relationship between forces, displacements, material properties, and material geometry for lab course.

Manuel Frausto, Michael Coronado, Norberto Garcia, and Erik Morales

Beam Tester team

 

Arctic Ice Satellite Damper - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Damper to improve the control of the motion of large booms on satellites.

Ian Akiyama, Martin Cholico, Edgar Farias, and Eduardo Molina

Martin Cholico, Damper

 

Motorized Sit-Stand Device - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

System to assist users in transitioning between sitting and standing.

Juan Benitez, Shanique Davis, Mario Mendoza Jr, Adrian Pena Mata, and Hector Ramos

Juan Benitez, Sit Stand

 

Design and Implementation of a Driving Simulator - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

System to simulate the experience of driving that includes the forces on the driver.

Seyedsoroush Karimi, Angelica Baroy, Jose Barron, Walter Padilla, and Ian Tran

Soroush Karimi, Driving Simulator

 

Bomb Calorimeter for Thermal Systerms Lab - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Calorimeter to determine the energy content of different materials.

Guillermo Castro, Omar Lopez, David Mateos, and Yinghau Wang

Guillermo Castro, Calorimeter

 

Automated Small Package Sorter – Bag Handling Team - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Autonomous cart to automatically restock bags that hold packages at UPS.

Christian Guzman, Jesus Martinez, Blossom Mastro, and Jhonathan Medez

UPS Bag Handling team

 

Aerodynamic Package for Formula SAE - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Open-wheeled race car to compete in the annual Formula SAE West event.

Randy Bui, Jeffrey Chow, Miguel Cisneros, Fernando Cavarrubias, Andy Hernandez, and Randy Perez

Formula SAE

Aero Package

 

Autonomous Vehicle Tracking and Collision Avoidance System - ME/EE Senior Design 2018/2019

Prototype system for an autonomous lawn mower.

Khalid Almulhim, David Flores, Julio Leon, and Kevin Yeh

Vehicle Tracking team

ME 2030: Introduction to Mechanical Design Competition

30 teams compete each semester in desgning a gearbox to pull a 1 kg mass up a 45 degree slope as fast as possible with a high-speed DC motor.

1st Place (Robert, Josiah, and Marvin)

Robert, Josiah, and Marvin

Winning gear box, side view  Winning gear box, top view

2nd Place (Mayra, Ori, and Jairo)

Mayra, Ori, and Jairo

 

Two-stage planetary gear box - ME 2030 Introduction to Mechanical Design Competition

Two-stage planetary gear box

 

Two-stage compound gear box - ME 2030 Introduction to Mechanical Design Competition

Two-stage compound gear box