In Depth Look At Selected Team Projects

Stormwater BMP Implementation Team

Stormwater BMP Implementation for Douglas County Environmental Services

Biological Systems Engineering
A design for sustainable stormwater management for the Douglas County Environmental Services building in Omaha, Nebraska, with multiple green stormwater treatment practices that capitalize on the natural filtration that plants can provide for pollutants.

Bioeconomy of Producing Specialty Chemicals in a Biorefinery team

Bioeconomy of Producing Specialty Chemicals in a Biorefinery

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Creating a bioeconomy and biorefinery by using renewable feedstocks to produce multiple important chemicals that are used in industries ranging from bioplastics to pharmaceuticals.

Pneumatic Leg Press Workout Machine team

Pneumatic Leg Press Workout Machine for Users with Multiple Sclerosis

Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Redesigning and adding on to an already existing pneumatic leg press workout machine for people with multiple sclerosis to include an emergency pressure release system and adjustable chair.

King Kobb Plays Chess team

King Kobb Plays Chess

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Using machine learning to create a computer that will allow a person to play a game of chess on a board against a computer, which moves pieces using an electromagnet.

Indoor Farming Enclosure team

Indoor Farming Enclosure

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Creating an automated climate control system that is used for an indoor farming enclosure with three separate levels and allowing temperature, humidity, and light to be changed by the user.

Production of Biofuel from Spent Coffee Grounds team

Production of Biofuel from Spent Coffee Grounds

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Creating a sustainably and economically sound green fuel – dimethyl ether (DME), which reduces emissions of NOx, hydrocarbon, and carbon monoxide – from spent coffee grounds.

Husker Scope App team

Husker Scope App

School of Computing
Developing an all-in-one, cross-platform mobile and web app that operates as both a dual-channel function generator and an oscilloscope. The app would be used primarily in the Advanced Embedded Systems course.

Nebraska Water Center Computer Science Students Dive Nebraska’s Groundwater team

Nebraska Water Center Computer Science Students Dive Nebraska’s Groundwater

School of Computing
Standardizing the Nebraska Water Center’s collection, processing, analysis, and sharing of vadose zone monitoring data to help in prediction of contamination of surface water and groundwater.

Virtual Tour Memorial Stadium team

Senior Design Students Developing Virtual Tour Memorial Stadium

School of Computing
Developing a virtual reality application to allow prospective University of Nebraska-Lincoln students to take a tour of Memorial Stadium and explore School of Computing majors, research, and engineering principles.