Mechanical Engineering Faculty Research

Title

Re-engineering the Senior Design Experience with Industry-sponsored Multidisciplinary Team Projects

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date

11-1996

Abstract

Engineering education is changing in response to the significant technological and organizational changes in industry. One area of significant change in recent years has been undergraduate senior design projects. The paper provides a brief overview of the changes in the senior design project experience at Lake Superior State University with a special emphasis on the use of multidisciplinary design teams and the interaction of the faculty and student team with the industrial sponsor.

Publication Title

Frontiers in Education Conference

Volume

3

First Page

1313

Last Page

1316