Real World Design Challenge

downtownbeeMechanics

Nov 18, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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August Conference 2013

Real World Design Challenge


What?


Aerospace and Surface Engineering Competition


Who?


High School Students


Where?


Any US State or Territory


When?


September to April


Why?


Promote STEM

Real World Design Challenge

Purpose


Relationships


Professionals and Politicians



Relevance


Application and Academics



Rigor


Team environment, Time management and Software

Professionals


Engineers


Amanda Taylor


Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
(CAMI)
Biodynamics

Researcher


Professors


Jamie Jacobs


Oklahoma State Aerospace Professor


Leaders & Politicians


Todd Lamb

±
Director of CAMI FAA

Melchor

Antunano

Application


Real Scenarios


UAV


LSA

±
Structural Design

±
Tail Section

±
Wings



Learned Professional Skills

Academics


SCIENCE

-

Concepts of Aerodynamics, Physics


TECHNOLOGY

-

Computer and Software Skills


ENGINEERING

-

Processes, Professionalism, Technical Writing


MATHEMATICS

-

Measurements, Formulas, Calculation

Design Process

Conceptual Design

Define Problem
and Need

Research

Brainstorm

Preliminary Design

Research
Implementation

CAD Modeling

Test / Gather Data
/ Analyze

Detailed Design

Identify Most
Promising Solution

Publish Results

Design Evaluation

Workflow

Wing Definition

Horizontal Tail

Vertical Tail

FloEFD

m
ission.nml

JavaFOIL

Aero Data

Mission Planning

Configurator

OpenVSP

Objective Function Calculation

Performance

The Team


Various roles are played


Empowering environment


Time and Resource Management

Team Dynamics

Team
Leaders

Draftsmen

Documenters

Technician

Material
Scientist

The Impact


“Better off for it.”
-

Arielle Marshall 2010


Lifetime Skills


Important professional connections


National Impact

Resources


http://
www.realworlddesignchallenge.org
/


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DwHY
d7twnvA


Questions?