Facilities

  • Computational labs: design and analyze 3D objects using solid modeling (CAD), finite element analysis (FEA), and computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  • Solar energy lab: monitor solar collector and wind turbine performance
  • Prototyping lab: fabricate a project using computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), computer numeric control (CNC) machining, and 3D printing
  • Mechanics and materials lab: measure material behavior under loading
  • Chemical reactor lab: experiment with combustion and gasification
  • Civil engineering lab: analyze soil and concrete samples
  • Biomechanics lab: measure forces and positions for the human body during movement
  • Thermodynamics lab: test air-foils in a wind tunnel and measure the impact of a high-speed fluid jet on a vane
  • Electronics lab: build, design, and test circuits and microprocessors