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"I graduated from LSSU in Mechanical Engineering in 1999, and have since had a heavy focus in robotics and systems integration. I spent my first 7 years with FANUC in Rochester Hills as a product manager, and have since worked for Hartness International managing a robotic automation group. We continue to grow at a rapid pace, and will integrate 60+ robots this year and see no slow down in sight. My experience at LSSU has enabled me to take charge in this challenging and growing market."

Matt Job Business Unit Manager Automation Group Hartness International

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Senior Projects 2012-2013

 

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Team Helio-Tech

Members:

  • Benjamin Holbrook
  • Brett Newill
  • Travis Pendell
  • Blaine Roushia
  • Matthew Wagner

Faculty Advisor:

  • Paul Weber
  • Joe Moening

Company:

  • 3 M, Maplewood, MN

Industrial Contact:

  • Tim Hebrink

Project Description: Concentrated Photovoltaic System

Team HT (Helio-Tech) will be designing, constructing, and testing a prototype window module that contains solar cells to allow for both transmission of light as well as electrical engergy generation. Furthermore, the design will incorporate 3 M Brand Prestige Film to incresase the amount of the energy that the cells produce. This Building- Integrated PhotoVolaic(BIPV) window module will replace either vertical windows or skylights in residential and commercial buildings.

 

Links to the 2012-2013 Teams:

Second place

Design Competition Senior project Team Rock Rover Design & Development qualified to advance to the international student design competition on November 18, 2009.

ASME Student Design Expositions provide a platform for all engineering students to showcase their innovative design and build projects to a broad audience. Bringing practicing engineers, faculty and students into one venue, this program also provides educational and professional development opportunities for exhibitors as well as spectators. For students, it is an opportunity to demonstrate their products or present their design concepts to potential employers and even investors. For industry leaders, the Expos are like career fairs in reverse; an opportunity to observe the landscape of student design, get to know extraordinary engineering students in the region and see first-hand the innovative ideas and skills students can bring to their companies.

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