ESG 217 Class Design Project-FALL 2014
Design Assignment: Design and build a DC Electric Motor to lift a 3/8 oz fishing weight
off the floor. You will work in teams of three. All team members will share the same
grade for this project. This project and pa
ESG 217 HW 25 points due Thursday Nov 6, 2014.
We disused patents in class. Patents can be taken out for processes and utility as well as for
Use the US Patent Office website to look up 3 different beverage container patents Remember
ESG 217 HW 2, due start of class, Sept 30, 2014.
You are getting married on January 15 ( or whichever date we discussed in class) 2015.This is a
3 month time frame to plan your wedding. You need to come up with a number of tasks that
need to b
ESG 217 HW #1 2014
Due Thurs, 9-11-14 at the start of class.
Pick a discipline in engineering that you have an interest or one you may wish to work,
e.g. environmental, materials, chemical, etc.
What special skills and knowledge will you need to work in t
A systematic problem solving
& decision making method
Continuous Improvement Facilitators
November 17, 2006
The New Rational Manager by Charles H. Kepner & Benjamin B. Tregoe
Think of a Problem
One that you are currently experiencing in your
ESG 217: Engineering Design I
Fall 2014 Instructor: Frank M. Szalajda, PE [email protected]
Office Hours: By appointment, or directly after class
This course is a prerequisite for ESG 316.
Texts: Engineering by Design", 2nd edition, by Gerard Voland
Problem Solving Methodologies
The Duncker Diagram points out ways to solve
the problem by making it OK not to reach the
Two General Solutions
Solutions that move from the present state to