Senior Design Class of 2018-2019

Dr. Charles Kim


Lecture Notes:

Syllabus: Senior Design I  and Senior Design II

Lecture 1: Introduction
Lecture 2: VIP Project and Teamwork: (Link to VIP at Howard and VIP Teams Team Contract Form (pdf fillable) and a Sample contract

Lecture 3:  Design Process and Problem Formulation (In-Class Team activities)
  Problem Statement Form (PDF-Fillable).  Also learn from Problem Identification in Business Situation - the First Step to Successful Problem Resolution

Lecture 4: Design Requirement (Team assignment included) Design Requirement Form (Excel) and Sample Design Requirement (Excel)

Lecture 5: Solution Generation (Team Assignment for Individual Solution Generation >> 2 Team Designs >> Top Design)

Lecture 6: (a) Standard and Regulation -- Regulatory Compliance (HW1);  (b) Intellectual Property Rights and Contemporary Issues (HW2); (c) Compliance Failure Investigation (HW#3 -  Optional)

Lecture 7: Oral Presentation


Presentation on Solution Design:  
  • Final Presentation:


    Lecture 8: Life-Long Learning

    Lecture 9: Project Implementation and Evaluation Plan

    Lecture 10: Progress Reporting and Presentation

    Lecture 11: Engineering Ethics

    A. Ethics Lab - Group Work

  • B. Essay on Engineering Ethics


    Lecture 12: Socially Responsible Engineering: Lecture Note & Citizen Engineer LAB form (regular and fillable pdf)


    Lecture 13: Elevator Pitch + Final Report Submission 

    Lecture 14: Final Presentation Format for EECS Day & Link to Perfect Poster (Poster Preparation)




  • Previous Class of Senior Design: Year 2017-2018