Innovation Day Awards

Awards are made in four categories - Senior Design, REU Projects, Graduate Students, and the L3/Harris Awards for Innovation. Congratulations to the following prize winners.

Senior Design

Autonomous Lawn Mower

First Place

Autonomous Lawn Mower
Ulysses Aguilar, Alex Ho, Phu Nguyen, Aderinsola Oladaiye, Jerry Olds

Second Place

Airbus Control Panel Cooling
Erin Hollingsworth, Miranda Hucaby, James Nguyen

Third Place

Custodial Labor Optimization at DFW Airport
Ali Al Masoud, Maise Alawwad, Musharey Binsara, Shanila Rashid, C'Era Sneed

Honorable Mentions

Portable Four-Channel Data Logging Oscilloscope
Abdulaziz Altamimi, Hoang Dinh, Beshoy Hanna, Taha Shujaat

Battery Tab Welder
Jose Alvidrez, Alan Hornsby, Juan Rodriguez, Pa Demba Saine

3D Printing of a Hypertrophic Heart
Barsha Bogati, Tristan Mahler, Mutinta Musozya, Eyerus Tessema

REU Projects

What is a strong bond

First Place

What is a Strong Bond? How can we predict composite bond performance?
Monalisa Karim, Damon Latham

Second Place (tie)

An On-Chip Microfluidic Device for The Production of Targeted Drug Carriers
Blake Brady, Ali Mohamedi

Temperature and Pressure Perception Glove for Nerve Substitution in the Hand
Dema Elansari, Jazlyn Gallego, Dion Medina, Martin Ortega

L3/Harris Awards for Innovation

HAND-REHA: Dynamic Hand Gesture Recognitionfor Game-based Wrist Rehabilitation
Farnaz Farahanipad, Ashish Jaiswal, Harish Ram Nambiappan

Recycling and Reusing Thermoplastic Wastes from 3D Printing
Esequiel Aguilar Villareal, Murphy Balsomi, Prissha Krishna Moorthy, Srishti Nag, Jennifer Okpala, Richard Robertson, Utkarsh Singh, Lin Tran