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  • TIPSEA Tablet Project Unites Colleges To Innovate Resource Availability

    June 06, 2016
  • Art and Engineering Come Together in NEXUS Project

    The Seamans Center is undergoing a beautification project unlike any other. What once was a plain white wall created to temporarily block the construction on the second floor of the Seamans Center is now in the process of becoming a full-length mural, courtesy of the NEXUS project. When the project is completed, the 15 foot by 10 foot wall will be completely covered in art.

    May 04, 2016
  • Machine Shop Prints Dark Matter Cosmic Web

    Dr. James Wetzel created something out of this world using the 3D printers found in the Engineering Machine Shop. He was able to create a 3D model of the distribution of all of the dark matter in the entire universe. This was made possible by a simulation based on data from the Dark Energy Survey and the telescope associated with that project.

    April 14, 2016
  • Personalize It in the Electronics Shop

    You can personalize mugs, coasters, tiles, or mousepads with the dye-sublimation printer.

    June 09, 2014
  • Telepresence Robot

    This is a telepresence robot in the making (photo above). At Er-Wei Bai’s request, John Kostman is building this bot using some recycled and some new equipment. The new equipment includes an UDOO processor, wheels, sensors, a touch-screen tablet, and more. The recycled equipment includes two types of 80/20, one of which is the mounting for the tablet, and Masonite for the platform.

    June 03, 2015
  • Room Identification

    On the ECS Resources page you'll see designs that identify rooms: computer lab, classroom with computer, conference room, video conference room, room with Linux computers. room with Linux computersJohn in the EES printed those designs on the paper used in the dye-sublimation printer.

    March 20, 2015
  • Engineers and Artists Collaborate

    EES does all sorts of jobs, including odd jobs that beautify the Seamans Center.

    October 17, 2012
  • NTA - Nerve Traffic Analyzer

    EES is building nerve traffic analyzers based on one built in the 1980s.

    October 23, 2012
  • Hearing Response Box

    A hearing response box built for a researcher in the Department of Neurosurgery.

    January 10, 2013
  • Grid for scale

    The Hawkeye colors of the grid and scale offer high-contrast as well as school spirit.

    March 21, 2013