ECE Seniors Help Design Day Teams to Several Awards

That's a wrap! Design Day 2016 saw 24 student teams take home awards ranging from innovation to best design documentation. 

ECE senior, Ian Carmichael, explains his team's project at Design Day 2016

The department of electrical and computer engineering was well represented by students in nearly all of the winning categories.

We tip our hats to the following ECE seniors for a job well done:

Kristy Pearson Fish Out of Water
Steven Wirth (Team 15065)

Thorlabs Photonics Is the Future
Steven J. Murrell and Jinghao Zhou (Team 15053)

Honeywell Excellence in Aerospace Electronic System Design
Spencer Y. Lee (Team 15051)

Prototron Circuits Best Printed Circuit Design
Nicolas Fajardo (Team 15018)

Latitude Engineering Best Physical Implementation of Analytically Driven Design
Charles W. Hoskins and Yiming Shi (Team 15020)

II-VI Optical Systems Best Use of Optical Design and Technology
Yawei Ding and Timothy Ni (Team 15059)

Technical Documentation Consultants of Arizona Best Design Documentation
Matthew T. Nadolny (Team 15038)

RBC Sargent Aerospace & Defense Voltaire Design
Ian K. Carmichael (Team 15043)

Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies Best Use of Prototyping
David Mendoza (Team 15026)

W.L. Gore and Associates Most Creative Design
Uriel Garcia (Team 15008)

Edmund Optics Perseverance & Recovery
Jesus D. Chavolla (Team 15039)

Ventana Innovation in Engineering and Rincon Research Best Presentation
Andrew R. Werchan (Team 15024)

Texas Instruments Analog Design Contest
Matthew R. Barragan, Nikitha Ramohalli, and Yi Zhang (Team 15044)

Bly Family Innovation in Energy Production, Supply or Use (First Prize)
Juan C. Castillo and Jared C. Guglielmo (Team 15023)

Pictured above is Ian Carmichael of Team 15043. See a full list of winners and read the event coverage of Design Day 2016.

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