Mechanical Engineering

Senior Design

2009-2010

Professor Mohsen Shahinpoor

Mechanical Engineering Design

Design Home and Previous Years  

Tools:   
Syllabus (.html),
Project selection (.pdf), ( .doc),
Project initiation ( .doc),
Common Deadlines (.html)
Thursday Lectures (.html)
Tuesday Meeting Schedule (.html)  
Books on Reserve (.html)
Order form (.pdf), (.xls),
Equipment Justification (.pdf)
Time sheet (.xls), (.pdf)
Time and Effort Summary Fall (.pdf)
Class Administration:
First Semester:
Dec. Review Schedule (.doc)
December review form (.doc)

Second Semester:
Example Poster #1 (.ppt) #2 (.ppt)
Poster Reference (link)
Final Grading Info. (.doc)

Tool Inventory (.doc)

 

Title and Team

Links

UMaine
Robotics
Projects

Modeling, Design, Construction and Control of a Humanoid Robot

 

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

ROV MATE  Competition

 

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

  

Clean Snowmobile and Formula SAE Projects
* Commented 2007 paper
* Revised Competition Paper
* Commented 2008 paper

Yamaha Clean Snowmobile
Multi-Fuel Engine Controls
 

Initial Description
Photo

Yamaha Clean Snowmobile
Noise Vibration & Harshness
 

Initial Description
Photo

Project Web Page

Formula SAE Engine Dyno Cell and Drive Train Development

 

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

Formula SAE Engine Development

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

Ocean  Engineering Projects

2006 Human Powered Submarine Competition

2006 Report
2006 Competition Photos

In-Water Test and
Controls Development

Human Powered Submarine


Initial Description
Photo

Project Web Page

2002 Report
2003-04, 2004-05
& 2004-05 Projects

Biomechanics of the Human Powered Submarine

 

Initial Description
Photo

Project Web Page

Testing of Tidal Turbine Systems in The UMaine Tow Tank

Initial Description
Photo

Project Web Page

Tidal Turbine System Design for Sheepscot River


Milestones

Photo

Project Web Page

Biological Engineering Projects

Design of a System to Extract Diesel and Fuel Oil from Algae

Initial Description
photo

Project Web Page
Smart Sulky for Harness Racing

Initial Description
photo
Project Web Page
Design and Test of a Whip Comparison System for Thoroughbred Racing

Initial Description
photo
Project Web Page
photo Project Web Page

 

Sustainability and Building Systems

Design and Development of a MagLev Train connecting Bangor and Portland
 

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

Development for a Compressor Module for Heat Recovery

Initial Description

Photo

 

Project Web Page

Small Residential Hybrid Heat Pump

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

Less Climate Changing Heating and Cooling System for Sawyer Environmental Center

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page
Cleaner More Affordable Schools

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page
Geothermal Water Heater

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page

  Food-o-Thermal Refrigeration System

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page
Oil From Green Algae

Initial Description

Photo

Project Web Page
Mohsen Shahinpoor, Ph.D., PE, Fellow of ASME. IOP
Phone: 207-581-2143
mohsen.shahinpoor@maine.edu
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