ME 2110 - Creative Decisions and Design - Georgia Tech

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Super Mario Brothers Final Contest Information

Contest Seeding
Design Review Map (MRDC)
Final Contest Map (MaRC)
Competition Schedule (First Round)

Super Mario Contest Results: Number of Wins  Round by Round
Design Review Results

All on-campus painting must be done in the paint trailer located in the MRDC loading dock. Ask a TA for the key and instructions.

View the ME 2110 Design Studio Webcams:

Room 2202: Webcam #1 Webcam #2
Room 2203: Webcam #1 Webcam #2

Course Information

Article Describing Course
Course Textbook

Studio Assignments

Introductory Design Project
    Spaghetti Tower Height Results
Machining and Mechatronics (Basic Stamp)
Machining and Mechatronics (myRIO)
Super Mario Brothers
    Planning Report and Presentation
    Concept Evaluation Report and Presentation

Open Lab Hours

Week 11 (Spring Break, March 15 - 23)
Week 12 (March 24 - 30)
Week 13 (March 31 - April 6)

Homework Assignments

Homework 1: House of Quality

Homework 2: Specifications

Homework 3: Safety and Risk Assessment
    Fitness Videos (111 MB)
    Risk Assessment Template Spreadsheet
    Risk Assessment Results for All Sections

Homework 4: Planning

Selected Lecture Material

Jan. 15: Basic Reporting and Plagiarism
Jan. 27: Oral Presentations
Feb. 5: Management and Planning
Feb. 10: Design for X
Feb. 17: Project Reports
Feb. 19: Industrial Design
Feb. 24: Quality
Feb. 26: Intellectual Property
Mar. 31: Contest Timeline and Final Report Overview

Machine Shop Information

Machine Shop Safety Rules

Machine Shop Instruction Videos

  General Lab Safety (6.2 MB)
  Lathe Operating Instructions (30.5 MB)
  Mill Operating Instructions (31.3 MB)
  Drilling Instructions (24.0 MB)
  Tapping and Threading Instructions (27.8 MB)

Mechatronics Kit Information

Basic Stamp Controller - Mechatronics and Pneumatics Manual: PDF   iBooks

NI myRIO Controller - Mechatronics and Pneumatics Manual
NI myRIO Controller - Programming Template

Instructions for Replacing Damaged or Lost Components

Past Design Contests

Fall 2012: ME 2110 Overview (59 MB)
Spring 2012: Contest Time Lapse