Class Schedule and Assignments


Assignments and Grades

  • Assignments are due at the date shown in the schedule below at the BEGINNING of lab or lecture!
  • No late assignments accepted.
  • Grades will be posted on Ted, and any discrepancies or requests for re-grades must be submitted within one week of grade posting.


 Week     Tuesday LectureThursday LectureLab Tuesday - Friday
 
Week 1

3/30 - 4/3

Course Intro

Intro Lecture
 
Clock Project

Design

Physics Review
Session

Meet in Computer Lab: EBU2-239

Inventor Intro

Lab HW1

Week 2 

4/6 - 4/10
 
Clock Project

Analysis




Hand Sketching

DFM Extra Credit

Meet in Computer Lab: EBU2-239

AutoCAD and Shop Intro

Lab HW2

Week 3 

4/13 - 4/17

Robot Contest 

Overview



 
Creativity

Creativity Lecture

Sketching Extra Credit

Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

Clock Fab and Contest Review 

Lab HW3


 Week 4

4/20 - 4/24

 
Energy Analysis
 
Teamwork

Teamwork Lecture and Student Reflection on Teamwork

Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

Team Intro. & Concept Gen. 

Lab HW4

Week 5 

4/27 - 5/1

 
Intro to Inventor

- Parts -

Free Body Diagrams 1 (FBDs)

Meet in Computer Lab: EBU2-239

Inventor 

Lab HW5

Week 6 

5/4 - 5/8
 
 Bearings 





Mechanical Advantage

FBD HW Due in Lecture


Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

Robot Risk Reduction  

Lab HW6

Week 7 

5/11 - 5/15
 

Midterm

Midterm Topics

Practice Problems

 
Dimensioning

Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

Demo Powered Part  

Lab HW7

Week 8 

5/18 - 5/22

 
Technical Presentations and Animations
 

Redesign 

and

Individual Robot Analysis


Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

 Score 4 Points 

Lab HW8



Week 9 

5/25* - 5/29
 
Machine Design Case Studies

Machine Design Case Studies




Meet in Design Studio: EBU2-315

Beat the Golem
Meet Lead TA for Robot Analysis 

Lab HW9

Week 10 

6/1 - 6/5

 
Research in Robotics
 
Contest Instructions



Individual Robot Analysis (15% of course grade)


 
Meet in Computer Lab: EBU2-239

Oral Present and Section Contest 

Lab HW10
 Finals 
Final Peer Review due Sunday June 7
 
TUESDAY 6/9
11:30am-2:30pm
 

*5/25 is Memorial Day Observance



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Nate Delson,
Sep 21, 2015, 6:06 AM
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Nate Delson,
Sep 21, 2015, 6:06 AM
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Nate Delson,
Sep 21, 2015, 6:06 AM
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