First Place

123. Velovations

  • Led by:
    • Ethan McKenzie, Mechanical Engineering 
    • Michael Balentine, Mechanical Engineering

  • Advised by: Steve Lehmann, Biomedical Engineering
  • Sponsored by: Cleveland Cliffs, Tongy Senger Innovations, Milwaukee Tools

Second Place

106. Aerospace Enterprise

  • Led by:
    • Seth Quayle, Mechanical Engineering

    • Kyle Bruursema, Electrical Engineering

  • Advised by: L. Brad King, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Sponsored by: Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

Third Place

104. Supermileage Systems

  • Led by: 
    • Olivia Zinser, Electrical Engineering

    • Ben Klein, Electrical Engineering

  • Advised by: Rick Berkey, Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Sponsored by: GM, Aramco Americas, Oshkosh, Milwaukee Tool, A&D Technology - GIK, Dana

Honorable Mention

117. Innovative Global Solutions

  • Led by: 
    • Cynthia Wurtz, Mechanical Engineering

    • Riley Dickert, Physics

  • Advised by:
    • Radheshyam Tewari, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

    • Nathan Manser, Geological and Mining Engineering

  • Sponsored by: Tree Frog Aquagric

Senior Design

First Place

233. Social Engineering for High School Students

  • Team Members: 
    • Connor Langdon, Cybersecurity

    • Kayla Blunt, Computer Network and System Administration

  • Advised by: 
    • Tim Van Wagner, Applied Computing

    • Victoria Walters, Applied Computing

Second Place

232. Shot Sleeve Re-design for Steel High Pressure Die Casting (HPDC)

  • Team Members: 
    • Ryan Cesario, Materials Science and Engineering

    • Henry Summers, Materials Science and Engineering

    • Victoria Berger, Materials Science and Engineering

    • Caleb Minasian , Materials Science and Engineering

    • Katherine Jarvis, Materials Science and Engineering

  • Advised by: 
    • Paul Sanders, Materials Science and Engineering

    • Walter Milligan, Materials Science and Engineering

  • Sponsored by: Mercury Marine

Third Place

214. Design of a Method to Characterize the Depletion Mode Medical Device Battery - Phase 2

  • Team Members: 
    • Cole Hebert, Biomedical Engineering

    • Cameron Karnosky, Biomedical Engineering

    • Kristin King, Biomedical Engineering

    • William Poster, Biomedical Engineering

    • Kelsey Moyer, Biomedical Engineering

  • Advised by: 
    • Orhan Soykan, Biomedical Engineering

    • Smitha Rao, Biomedical Engineering

  • Sponsored by: U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)

Honorable Mentions

224. Movable Bookshelf Network

  • Team Members: 
    • Spencer Crawford, Computer Engineering

    • Josh Cribben, Electrical Engineering

    • Emily Fischer, Electrical Engineering

    • Ryan Briggs, Computer Engineering

  • Advised by: Kit Cischke, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Sponsored by: Michigan Tech Van Pelt and Opie Library

227. Physiological Sensing Using a Smart Port-a-Cath

  • Team Members: 
    • Marli Hietala, Biomedical Engineering

    • Savannah Page, Biomedical Engineering

    • Etienne Michels, Biomedical Engineering

    • Ali Dabas, Biomedical Engineering

    • Giovanni Diaz, Biomedical Engineering

  • Advised by: Sean Kirkpatrick, Biomedical Engineering
  • Sponsored by: LifeBridge Health

231. Renewable Energy Powered Portable Plastic Waste Breakdown Machine

  • Team Members: 
    • Aaron Hogue, Electrical Engineering

    • Hunter Indermuehle, Electrical Engineering

    • Ruizhi Ma, Computer Engineering

    • Zarvan Chinoy, Mechanical Engineering

  • Advised by: John Lukowski, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Sponsored by: ITC Holdings Corp.

237. Utilizing Motor Oil to Rejuvenate RAP Materials

  • Team Members: 
    • Kira Olson, Construction Management

    • Alli Hummel, Civil Engineering

    • Jacob Cleaver, Civil Engineering

    • AJ Clarey, Civil Engineering

  • Advised by: Zhanping You, Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering
  • Sponsored by: Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering

Design Expo Innovation Awards (Based on Application)

First Place

  • 301. AAA [Affordable, Accessible, Authentic] Prosthesis
  • Advised by: Jon Herlivich, Chemical Engineering

Second Place

  • 203: Implantable Pulse Generator (IPG) and Lead
  • Advised by:
    • Jingfeng Jiang, Biomedical Engineering

    • Chunxiu (Traci) Yu, Biomedical Engineering

Third Place

  • 237: Utilizing Motor Oil to Rejuvenate RAP Materials
  • Advised by: Zhanping You, Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering

Enterprise Awards (Based on Nominations)

Student Awards

Rookie Award:

Shelby Wills, Strategic Education through Naval Systems Experiences (SENSE)

Innovative Solutions:

Mason Kennedy, Consumer Product Manufacturing

Outstanding Enterprise Leadership:

Elizabeth Donoghue, Strategic Education through Naval Systems Experiences (SENSE)

Faculty/Staff Awards

Behind the Scenes Award:

Jon Herlevich, Consumer Product Manufacturing

Outstanding Enterprise Advisor Award:

Dr. Timothy Havens, Strategic Education through Naval Systems Experiences (SENSE)

Outstanding Enterprise Sponsor Award:

SussexIM Team, CertainTeed Team, and ORG CHEM Group - Consumer Products Manufacturing Enterprise