ME393: Design Methodologies
Project Assignment 5
Parametric Design and Personalized Manufacturing

Assigned: 19 JAN 00
Due:  2 FEB 00  and  9 FEB 00


Design and build a halo system that is used to immobilize the head and neck after injury.  For this project, the "patient" is a small wooden mannequin.  The intent of this project is to provide experience with:

Project Activities:



parameterized design (50%):
    - is the design defined parametrically
    - is the parameterization consistent with the design intent
    - does it have a pleasing appearance
           prototype (50%):
               - does the halo system fit the mannequin
               - does the halo immobilize the head