Introducing a mechatronic platform to freshman mechanical engineering students

TitleIntroducing a mechatronic platform to freshman mechanical engineering students
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsGajic, V., D. Heer, T. Thompson, R. Traylor, G. Frost, and T. S. Fiez
Conference NameProceedings of the 2004 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition
Pagination8259-8269
Date Published06/2004
Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to introduce a Mechatronic platform that was recently developed to enhance Mechanical Engineering curriculum. This new platform provides hands-on experience, encourages innovation, and presents the means for a more holistic education of engineering graduates.