SMU Engineering Design Projects Compendium


First Year Projects
  1. Classroom Desk
  2. Lego Communication
  3. Carpal-Tunnel Device
  4. Battery Operated Flashlight
  5. The Solar Car Model
  6. Packaging Design (Egg Drop)
  7. University Parking Lot System
  8. The Car SUN SHIELD
  9. Fishing Boat Layout
  10. Mechanical Logic Gates (Figures 1 and 2)
  11. Reverse Engineering
  12. Measurement Technology
  13. Pool Cover
  14. Assistive Device for the Elderly to Get Out of a Chair
  15. Solar Powered Desk Fan
  16. The Top Heavy Ship
  17. Food in Space
  18. Composting Bin
  19. Expert System for Auto Repair
  20. Portable Sewing Machine for Repairing Rips
  21. Anti-Personnel Device Manipulator
  22. Traffic Congestion/Pedestrian Crossing
  23. The Computer Keyboard
  24. Exerciser and Pulse Rate Monitor
  25. Solar Powered Boat
  26. Patient Lift Device for Standard Hospital Bed
  27. Robot Vehicle with Manipulator Arm
  28. a Simple LED Flasher
  29. Accessible Kitchen
  30. Recycling Bin
  31. Fishing Boat Outboard Motor
  32. Action Shadow
  33. Accessible Wheelchair Swing
  34. Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC)
  35. Five Gallon Bucket Tennis Ball Hopper
  36. Fishing Reel with Selectable Drag Feature
  37. Anchoring System for an Offshore Construction Vessel
  38. Design of a Portable Waterjet Oral Hygiene Appliance
  39. Re-Conditioned Body Parts
  40. High-Tech Classroom Design
  41. Space Colonies
  42. Remanufacture of Automobile Axles
  43. Bathing Assist Device for the Partially Disabled
  44. Battery-Powered Device to Run One Person Vehicle
  45. Exploring Frontiers in Engineering: MEMS as Example
  46. Emergency Vehicle Passing Through Intersection
  47. Movable Oven Tray
  48. Rope Climber
  49. Visual Decimal-to-Binary Converter
  50. Pen-IC Tester
  51. Hand-held Snow/Ice Removal Device
  52. Control Water Temperature for the Shower
  53. Design and Construction of Foosball Machine
  54. A Hydraulic Clock
  55. The Furnace
  56. Hair Dryer
  57. Safety Issues in the Power Laboratory
  58. Better Mouse Trap
  59. Automobile Air Bag Study
  60. Preliminary Design of a Business Jet Aircraft
  61. Engineering Ethics
  62. Environmental Ethics
  63. Hot Coffee
  64. Squirrel Trap
  65. Guajataka Camp
  66. Walk-In Camera Obscura
  67. Camp Stove
  68. The Egg Smash
  69. The Parking Lot
  70. The Paper Bridge