By Giorgina Paiella
MSE seniors had the chance to present their capstone senior design projects on Friday, May 2nd in IMS 20. With a total of 16 projects and 29 students participating, the event showcased the department’s exceptional student talent.
Congratulations to our graduating seniors and the MSE Capstone Senior Design Project final presentation winners!
First prize was awarded to Steven Onorato for his project, Tribology of S-Monel Influence of Alloy Processing, sponsored by UTC-Aerospace under the guidance of faculty advisor Professor George Rossetti and industry advisors Kevin Rankin and David Grulke.
Nathan Martin and Anthony Manni received second prize for Laser Based Additive Processing of Ultra-hard Coatings on Stainless Steels, sponsored by RBC Bearings and under the guidance of faculty advisor Professor Rainer Hebert and industry advisor Wayne Samuelson.
Third prize was awarded to Jacob Wrubel and Steve Consoles for UTC-Aerospace sponsored Design Characteristics of Alternate Anaerobic Adhesives. Professor Bryan Huey served as academic advisor and Michael Folsom and David Grulke as industry advisors.