Laboratory Learning Program 2023 - Re-creation of historic scientific experiments and devices (MAE-02)

Research Opportunity Number: MAE-02

Project Title:  Re-creation of historic scientific experiments and devices

Project Summary: For an experiment or scientific device that is to be determined, the student will research the topic and build a working model.  In the past, students have replicated devices such as Arago's disc, Joseph Henry's electromagnetic motor, and Lord Kelvin's water drop electrostatic generator.

Student Responsibilities: Students will do research, some light construction, and 3D printing. 

Additional Considerations: Students are expected to attend 4-6 hours a day. 

Department/Institute:  Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Faculty Sponsor:   Michael Littman

Participation Dates: June 15 - August 1, 2023.

Stipend Offered:  0

Number of Internships Available: 0-2

Application Deadline: March 15, 2023, midnight eastern daylight time