Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Symposium (MEUS)

December 8th, 2022

See poster presentation schedule
1. Thermo-Fluids
Session Chair: Dan Cooper + Eric Johnsen
Room: 2540 GGB
Virtual Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/95271021351 (Passcode 943452)
8:15 AM
Design of High-Performance Prosthetic Gripper
Student: Taylor Gilbert
Instructor: Shorya Awtar
8:35 AM
Droplet attraction and coalescence on oil impregnated lubricated surface.
Student: Haobo Xu
Instructor: Solomon Adera
8:55 AM
Analysis of BFE and Exhaust Gases in B100 Biodiesel
Student: Madhav Bhat
Instructor: Andre Boehman
9:15 AM
ASML Stage Emergency Deceleration System
Student: Muhammad Khan
Instructor: Wei Lu
9:35 AM
Flare Design using 3D Printing/Flow Visualization
Student: Shreya Jain
Instructor: Margaret Wooldridge
9:55 AM
Sustainable algal biofuel production toward net zero emissions
Student: Max Mancini
Instructor: Andre Boehman
2. Mechanics and Materials / Design 1
Session Chair: Eric Johnsen
Room: 2540 GGB
Virtual Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/95271021351 (Passcode 943452)
10:35 AM
A Statistical Thoracic Spine Geometry Model Accounting for variation by Age, Sex, Stature, and BMI
Student: Lihan Lian
Instructor: Jingwen Hu
10:55 AM
Experimental Characterization of Mechanical Properties of Refractory Aerogels
Student: Alanna Smith
Instructor: Michael Thouless
11:15 AM
Redesign of sensor “gripper” for use in middle ear prosthesis
Student: Colton Barry
Instructor: Karl Grosh
11:35 AM
Verifying the Mechanics of a Variable Stiffness Orthosis
Student: Neil Wagner
Instructor: Elliott Rouse
12:00 PM
Suction Cup Development
Student: Connor Hohl
Instructor: Kenneth Alex Shorter
3. Transportation Systems
Session Chair: Jeffrey Koller
Room: 2636 GGB
Virtual Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98202676536 (Passcode 138414)
12:35 PM
Quench Sensitivity of Electric Vehicle Aluminum Parts
Student: Lillian Adams
Instructor: Daniel Cooper
12:55 PM
Investigating motion sickness response of human subjects using an instrumented test vehicle operated
Student: Vincent Larsson
Instructor: Shorya Awtar
1:15 PM
A Control Barrier Function Framework for Safety-critical Control of Connected Automated Vehicles
Student: John Yu
Instructor: Gabor Orosz
1:35 PM
Design the human-machine interface (HMI) for accessibility on level 3 vehicles
Student: Jinxin Li
Instructor: Shorya Awtar
1:55 PM
Stage Emergency Brake Mechanism
Student: Maureen Thomas
Instructor: Wei Lu
4. Mechanics and Materials / Design 2
Session Chair: Eric Johnsen
Room: 2540 GGB
Virtual Link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/95271021351 (Passcode 943452)
2:15 PM
A Walking Chain of Five Bars
Student: Harrison Menkes
Instructor: Brent Gillespie
2:35 PM
Sustainable algal biofuel production toward net zero emissions
Student: Brandon Phee
Instructor: Andre Boehman
2:55 PM
Characterizing the motion of water droplets on oil impregnated surfaces
Student: Keith Wong
Instructor: Solomon Adera
3:15 PM
Characterization of droplet friction on micro-holes SLIPS
Student: Xiaoyu Chen
Instructor: Solomon Adera