Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event was held virtually for the Spring 2021 semester. Watch the virtual Design Day recording here!
The winning Capstone Project selected was:
The Design and Fabrication of a Novel High Strength and Electrically Conductive Double Nanocomposite
The design team consisted of: Tyler Rae, Jacob Garnett, Samir Kabir, Paul Wyrough, Dillon D'Rozario, Alex Hayes, Tyler McGraw
The remaining outstanding Capstone Projects include:
Flexible 3D Solid-State Battery Utilizing a Polymer Scaffold
Designed by: Sam Klueter, Micah Shenk-Evans, Yaregal Tiliksew, Thomas Humphreys, Tim Owoeye, and Anne-Marie Obiadi
Developing Nanocomposite Wind Turbine Blade Coating
Designed by: Nolan Aberdeen, Eric Busch, Alex Butler, Calvin Mayer, Tess Gonzalez, James Shen, and CJ Snow
3D Printed Hydrogrel for Cartilage Replacement
Designed by: Kevin Gu, Mavishka Lankatilleke, Sanika Mehta, Esha Satam, Lamis Siddiq, and Shadden Zaki
Computational Study of X Borohydrides:
Designed by: Felix Adams, Matthew Kaminow, Elise Levine, Kevin Mittelman, Joshua Parker, and Nirnay Sadaphal
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this event was held virtually for the Spring 2020 semester.
The Gold Medal Certificate was awarded to:
Hadas Elazar-Mittelman (project lead), Damara Dayton, Shannon Donaldson,
Michael Flickinger, Shannon Flynn and Daniel Rivkin.
The Silver Medal Certificate was awarded to:
Team SLA Nanoparticle Strain Sensor
Eli Fastow (project lead), Ben Eapen, John Hoerauf, Alison Kriz, Erin Wernick and Jonathan Wilson.
The Bronze Medal Certificate was awarded to:
Team SMA Cooling
Ethan Hyde (project lead), Jack Brody, Spencer Davis, Fahed Masood, Ted Mebane and Matthew Sieh.
*Team Novel Electrochemical Plating applied for a patent on their concept.
Team MOFIA will continue developing their project with funding provided by the JHU APL Pop-Up Nature Challenge.
Group 1: Nylon Based Copolymers for Biodegradable Fishing Net Applications
Group 2: Daisy Chain Approach to the Study of Solid-State Battery Interfaces
Group 3: Additive Manufacturing of Compositionally Graded Nickel-Copper
Alloy System for the Detection and Monitorization of Subsurface Cracks
Group 4: Adjustable Melting Point and Enhanced Thermal Conductivity of Calcium Chloride Hexahydrate
Group 1: Synthesizing a Ceramic Nanocomposite Filament for Extrusion 3D Printing
Group 2: Fabrication and Tesing of Biocompatible 3D Printed PEG for use in Sinal Nerve Regeneration
Group 3: Design, Fabrication and Characterization of Stretchable Silicon Photovoltaic Devices
Group 4: The Synthesis of Geosynthetic Barriers for Foundational Systems in Building Construction
Group 5: Functional Magnetic Paint
Group 6: Investigation of Nanoparticles... Kevlar Surface
Group 7: CNT-Coated Kevlar for Conductive, High-Strength Textile in Wind Turbine Blade Applications