Working with the School of Biomedical Engineering on various projects, such as, ultra sound monitoring for rhinos, prosthetic devices, and museum exhibits.
Our mission is to design and create interactive models that bring science to life for children visiting the Indianapolis Children's Museum
Partnered with NICHES Land Trust to design solutions to protect, restore, and sustain Indiana's ecosystems and offering education, appreciation and enjoyment for current and future generations.
Working in design projects in collaboration with the Division of Construction Engineering and Management at Purdue.
Design and build a two person vehicles such as those used at the Challenger Division of the Soap Box Derby to accommodate a driver and a child with special needs.
Sponsors: General Motors, Wabash National
Create data base applications and innovative solutions to help not for profit, educational and service agencies.
Sponsors: Collins Aerospace
Working with the Delphi Community Elementary School (DCES) in developing resources to promote interactive learning of STEM for K-5 students.
Our partner, Project ECHO, is a hub-and-spoke knowledge-sharing organization that reduces health disparities in under-served and remote areas by amplifying the capacity for providers to deliver best-in-practice care to the underserved in their own communities. EPICS has partnered with Project ECHO a
This course is a project-based design course to develop the core infrastructure required to establish the Purdue Electric Vehicle Kart event.
The EWB team is part of the national EWB organization, whose mission is to build a better world through engineering projects that empower communities to meet their basic human needs and equip leaders to solve the world's most pressing challenges. The EWB is currently working on
Sponsors: Engineers Without Borders
Partnered with the Overbrook Education Center in Philadelphia, PA to explore ways to incorporate demonstrations of renewable energy and off-grid energy storage. Also working with local Habitat for Humanity on a playground and an EPICS Placement System.
Developing alternative energy solutions to provide power to remote villages in rural areas. GAPS is currently working with partners in Brazil and Haiti with a focus on solar energy.
Sponsors: Phillips 66
The Global Air Quality Trekkers (GAQT) team is a part of Purdueâ€™s Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) program and Innovation for International Development (I2D) Lab. GAQT is an interdisciplinary team of undergraduate engineering, science, and environmental health students.
This team will design and develop devices that assist differently-abled individuals, their caregivers, and healthcare providers with rehabilitation exercises and daily-life activities in Ireland.
Develop technological solutions which enable students with disabilities aged 3-21 to function more independently and enjoy a better quality of life.
The EPICS-HFH team works with both national and international levels of Habitat for Humanity: Lafayette, State of Indiana, and International Headquarters.
Design and build children's museum style exhibits that educate and inspire children in science, technological, and engineering studies.
The INDIA team collaborates with EPICS university teams in India to address problems in communities there. The team currently works with students from VIT Vellore and the community partners are farmers in the Javadi Hills in Tamil Nadu.
Sponsors: John Deere
Students in this project-based design course will solve a real-world problem by developing iOS apps, mechanical tools, and associated interfaces for teaching mathematical concepts to blind and visually impaired students.
Design projects to help the patients at the M. D. Steer Audiology Clinic (adaptive hearing device, sound level meters, or the clinicians) or support teaching of students.
Design projects, interactive exhibits, and displays for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum that will relate STE to auto racing.
This team is currently working on a portal that will connect the people of Purdue to the community via the web. It will serve as a means through which the community will be better able to connect with the resources of Purdue and all of the valuable clubs and service learning opportunities available
Purdue and South Dakota School of Mines team up to work with the Technology and Oglala Lakota College on Pine Ridge in South Dakota.
Sponsors: Ford Motor Company
This team will partner with City of Lafayette to develop strategies to enhance neighborhood sustainability, especially for homes and neighborhoods for people with lower incomes.
The WC team designs and develops devices that enable new tasks or enhance the productivity, safety, and efficiency of WC employees, many of whom have disabilities.
Sponsors: Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Water Resource Management is a team focused on environmental projects with specific applications for water. WRM uses a multidisciplinary approach to manage environmental projects that ties into local communities through natural resource management.
Sponsors: Air Products