ME470 Schedule - Spring 2014

 

Date

Day

Topics / Activities

Class/Powerpoint

Reading

Assignment

10-March

1-Mon

Course Introduction

Assign Team

Day1.ppt

Syllabus

 

Install Minitab

V-Rod Prelab

12-March

2-Wed

Lab 1: V-Rod

V-Rod Assign

13-March

3-Thurs

Statistics, ANOVA

M&M_Minitab_file

 Statistics.ppt

Bring laptop

Assignment:Statistics (ANOVA)

Girder.mpj

17-March

4-Mon

Robust Design (DOE)

 DOE.ppt,

Coke fill height.mpj

Frisbee file, Bring laptop

Ch. 15

Assignment Statistics (DOE)

PullStrength.MPJ

19-March

5-Wed

Lab 2: Robust Design (DOE)

Catapult Lab

DOE Lab

Bring laptop

Ch.15

DOE Lab

V-Rod Due

ANOVA Assign Due

20-March

6-Thurs

Robust Design (DOE)

DOE2.ppt

Need Laptop

Ch. 15

24-March

7-Mon

Overview of Engineering Design

Product Development Process

Product develop.ppt

Bring laptop next week

Ch. 1-3 

 

Design-Build-Test

26-March

8-Wed

Lab 3: Customer Needs/Interviews

Customer.ppt

Ch. 5

Customer Requirements Assign

DOE Lab Due

DOE Assign Due

27-March

9-Thurs

Establishing the Engineering Characteristics

PDS.ppt

Ch. 6

31-March

10-Mon

Product Design Specification

 

PDS3.ppt

Ch. 6

Benchmarking Assignment

2-April

11-Wed

Lab 4: Functional Decomposition

FDLab

Handout

Decomposition Lab

Customer Req Due

3-April

12-Thurs

Concept Generation, Creativity in Design

CG1.ppt

Ch. 7

 Project CG Assign1

7-April

13-Mon

Concept Generation, Creativity in Design

CG2.ppt

Ch.7

 

9-April

14-Wed

Lab 5: On the Spot/Set Based Design

Set Based Design

Sobek & Ward

Set-Based Lab

CG Assign1 Due

Benchmark Due

Decomp Lab Due

10-April

15-Thurs

Concept Selection

ConceptSelect.ppt

Ch.8

CS Assign2

14-April

16-Mon

Midterm Exam

Sample Midterm

 

16-April

17-Wed

Career Fair/Progress Reports

 

 

Set based Lab Due

CS Assign2 Due

17-April

18-Thurs

Robust Design Bring laptop

Robust1.ppt

Student_Files_Robust.mpj

Ch.15

Robust Design Assign

Crack_Length.mpj

21-25 April

 

Spring Break

 

 

 

28-April

19-Mon

Robust Design, Execution

Bring laptop

RobustExecute.ppt 

 

Ch. 15

 

30-April

20-Wed

Lab 6: Design for Assembly/

Progress Report

 

DFA Lab

1-May

21-Thurs

Economic Decision Making:

 

Economics.ppt 

Need Laptop

Ch. 17

Economics Assignment

5-May

22-Mon

Economic Decision Making:

Economics.ppt 

Need Laptop

Ch. 17

7-May

23- Wed

Lab 7 Economics Lab

 

 

Economics Project

DFA Lab Due

8-May

24-Thurs

Economic Decision Making

Need Laptop

Ch.17

 

12-May

25-Mon

Project work day

 

 

 

14-May

26-Wed

Lab 8: Design Review

 

 

Econ Lab due

Econ Assign Due

15-May

27-Thurs

Ethics

ASME

Ethics Assign

19-May

28-Mon

Intro FMEA

 FMEA.ppt 

Handout

 

21-May

29-Wed

Lab 9: Design Perfomance

 

Ethics Assign Due 

22-May

30-Thurs

Review/Evals