EPICS Teams

Team Documents

Abod (ABOD)

Abod Shelters is a project and platform for providing safe-housing to impoverished and natural disaster areas.

Abod (ABOD)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/abod

Contact Information: epics-abod@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 51

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Advanced Design (APPS)

Advanced design team developing apps for mobile devices, iPad, and Google Android that can benefit the community.

Advanced Design (APPS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/apps

Contact Information: epics-apps@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 06

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Aero and Astro Engineering Education (AAEE)

Design fun, interactive, space-related educational projects.

Aero and Astro Engineering Education (AAEE)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/aaee/

Contact Information: epics-aaee@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 21

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Assistive Technology (AT)

Development of new technologies to assist persons with disabilities.

Assistive Technology (AT)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/at/

Contact Information: epics-at@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 64

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:20pm

Band (BAND)

Projects related to the Purdue Band to enhance band performances.

Band (BAND)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/BAND/

Contact Information: epics-band@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 48

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Camp Riley (CR)

Designing ways for children with disabilities to experience the many activities of summer camp.

Camp Riley (CR)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/cr

Contact Information: epics-cr@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 03

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Cellular Engineering Demonstrations (CED)

Designing interactive models of living cells to engage young children. These models will be on display at the Indiana Children's Museum.

Cellular Engineering Demonstrations (CEO)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ced/

Contact Information: epics-ced@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 15

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Columbian Park Zoo (ZOO)

Design educational materials to be used by the Columbian Park Zoo.

Columbian Park Zoo (ZOO)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/zoo

Contact Information: epics-zoo@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 22

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Creating Accessible Racing (CAR)

Design/build two person vehicles to accommodate a driver and a child with special needs.

Creating Accessible Racing (CAR)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/car/

Contact Information: epics-car@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 20

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Database and Innovative Software for the Community (DISC)

Create data base applications and innovative solutions to help not for profit, educational and service agencies.

Database and Innovative Software for the Community (DISC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/disc/

Contact Information: epics@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 30

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Deaf Kids Code (DKC)

This team will develop an instructional computing website that uses ASL and interactive videos to teach deaf students how to sign.

Deaf Kids Code (DKC)

Website: https://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/dkc/

Contact Information: epics-dkc@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 63

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Disability Resource Center (DRC)

The DRC team works with the Disability Resource Center to create innovative solutions for students with disabilities.

Disability Resource Center (DRC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/drc/

Contact Information: epics-drc@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 24

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 3:30 - 5:20 pm

Ecuador (ECUADOR)

Students will be exposed to culture and engineering in Ecuador.

Ecuador (ECUADOR)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ecuador/

Contact Information: epics-ecuador@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 50

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesday 8:30 - 10:20am

Electric Vehicle Event Infrastructure (EVEI)

This course is a project-based design course to develop the core infrastructure required to establish the Purdue Electric Vehicle Kart event.

Electric Vehicle Event Infrastructure (EVEI)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/evei/

Contact Information: epics-evei@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 27

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

Engineers without Borders at Purdue is student organization working with Uganda seeking alternatives to firewood as fuel.

Engineers Without Borders (EWB)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ewb

Contact Information: epics-ewb@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 45

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:50 pm

Environmental Improvement Initiative (EII)

This team develops sustainable projects within the community and the University, such as the Flint, MI street lights, Purdue wastewater, etc.

Environmental Improvement Initiative (EII)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/eii/

Contact Information: epics-eii@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 19

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:20 pm

EPICS Lab Assistive Technology (ELAT)

This team will be assessing how the EPICS lab can be more efficient for students with disabilities.

EPICS Lab Assistive Technology (ELAT)

Website: https://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/elat

Contact Information: epics-elat@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 34

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Global Air Quality Trekkers (GAQT)

Working to identify and solve air quality challenges across the globe, e.g working to mitigate indoor air pollution in kitchens of Western Kenya.

Global Air Quality Trekkers (GAQT)

Website: https://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/gaqt

Contact Information: epics-gaqt@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 65

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Global Alternative Power Solutions (GAPS)

Developing alternative energy solutions to provide power to remote villages in rural Colombia through collaborations with local groups.

Global Alternative Power Solutions (GAPS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/gaps

Contact Information: epics-gaps@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 12

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Global Design of Assistive Technology (GDAT)

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.

Global Design of Assistive Technology (GDAT)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/gdat/

Contact Information: epics-gdat@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 43

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 3:30 to 5:20 pm

Greater Lafayette Area Special Services (GLASS)

Develop technological solutions which enable students with disabilities aged 3-21 to function more independently and enjoy a better quality of life.

Greater Lafayette Area Special Services (GLASS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/glass/

Contact Information: epics-glass@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 08

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:20 pm

Greater Lafayette Elementary Education (GLEE)

This team will work with local elementary education students to produce meaningful projects and understand concepts related to Indiana State Education Standards.

Greater Lafayette Elementary Education (GLEE)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/glee/

Contact Information: epics-glee@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 18

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:20 pm

Habitat for Humanity (HFH)

The EPICS-HFH team works with both national and international levels of Habitat for Humanity: Lafayette, State of Indiana, and International Headquarters.

Habitat for Humanity (HFH)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/hfh/

Contact Information: epics-hfh@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 23

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Health for India's Children (HFIC)

Developing designs to meet the needs of poor children in Hyderabad India.

Health for India's Children (HFIC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/hfic

Contact Information: epics-hfic@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 35

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Hyperloop (Hyperloop)

This team will be designing an educational model of a Hyperloop, a conceptual high-speed transportation system.

Hyperloop (Hyperloop)

Website: https://engineering.purdue.edu/EPICS

Contact Information: epics-hyperloop@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 53

Fall 2016 Schedule: Friday 3:30 - 5:20 pm

IEEE Rocket (Rocket)

This team's mission is to launch a rocket to Low Earth Orbit for a ludicrously low budget.

 

Contact Information: epics-rocket@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 62

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 5:30 - 7:20 pm

Image Processing and Analysis (IPA)

Working on projects that use imaging based processing and analysis for a variety of societal needs.

Image Processing and Analysis (IPA)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ipa

Contact Information: epics-ipa@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 54

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 8:30 -10:20 am

Imagination Station (IS)

Design and build children's museum style exhibits that educate and inspire children in science, technological, and engineering studies.

Imagination Station (IS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/is/

Contact Information: epics-is@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 16

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ISBVI)

Students in this project-based course will solve a real-world problem by developing apps, mechanical tools, and associated interfaces for teaching math concepts to blind and visually impaired students.

Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ISBVI)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/isbvi/

Contact Information: epics-isbvi@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 47

Fall 2016 Schedule: Mondays 1:30 - 3:20pm

Information Management Systems for EPICS Teams (IMS)

This team is currently working on a portal that will connect the people of Purdue to the community via the web.

Information Management Systems for EPICS Teams (IMS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ims/

Contact Information: epics-ims@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 57

Fall 2016 Schedule: Mondays 10:30am - 12:20pm

Learning Science and Math through Engineering (LSME)

This team works with K-12 grade students to design innovative ways to help strengthen their math skills and develop an appreciation for engineering.

Learning Science and Math through Engineering (LSME)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/lsme

Contact Information: epics@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 13

Fall 2016 Schedule: Wednesdays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Mobility (MOBI)

Development of technology to assist in human mobility.

Mobility (MOBI)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/mobi/

Contact Information: epics-mobi@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 07

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 1:30 - 3:20pm

Neighborhood Sustainability (NS)

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.

Neighborhood Sustainability (NS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/ns

Contact Information: epics-ns@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 28

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Pets in Action With Shelters (PAWS)

This team will be working with the area shelters to assist in the adoption of animals by using technology.

Pets in Action With Shelters (PAWS)

Website: https://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/paws/

Contact Information: epics-paws@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 46

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Pharmacy (PHARM)

This team will work on design and production of various projects to aid the Purdue University Pharmacy.

Pharmacy (PHARM)

Website: https://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/pharm/

Contact Information: epics-pharm@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 61

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 8:30 - 10:20 am

Safe Routes to School (SRTS)

New Team for Fall 2015! Design a system to monitor student walking/bicycling to school, possibly using RFID technology.

Safe Routes to School (SRTS)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/srts/

Contact Information: epics-srts@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 49

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 8:30 - 10:20am

Speech-Language and Audiology Clinics (SLAC)

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.

Speech-Language and Audiology Clinics (SLAC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/slac/

Contact Information: epics-slac@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 10

Fall 2016 Schedule: Mondays 1:30 - 3:20pm

Students Growing Sustainable Communities (SGSC)

Developing a project for automated hydroponics system linked with a mobile app and incorporated into a house near Purdue University

Students Growing Sustainable Communities (SGSC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/sgsc

Contact Information: epics-sgsc@ecn.purdue.edu

Spring 2016 Division: Section 37

Spring 2016 Schedule: Fridays 8:30 - 10:20am

University Place Retirement Community (UPRC)

Design, develop and implement programs and systems targeted to the unique environment of a senior living community. Enrich the lives of seniors through the use of technology.

University Place Retirement Community (UPRC)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/uprc/

Contact Information: epics-uprc@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 41

Fall 2016 Schedule: Mondays 10:30am - 12:20pm

Visiting Our Solar System @ Purdue-Accessible Campus Education (VOSS@PACE)

This team completed the large VOSS solar system display in Discovery Park. It will now focus on the supporting educational projects such as website, fly through video, and tabletop scale model.

Visiting Our Solar System @ Purdue-Accessible Campus Education (VOSS@PACE)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/VOSS

Contact Information: epics-voss@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 11

Fall 2016 Schedule: Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:20 pm

Wabash Center Greenbush Industries (WCGI)

The WCGI team designs and develops devices that enable new tasks or enhance the productivity, safety, and efficiency of WCGI employees, many of whom have disabilities.

Wabash Center Greenbush Industries (WCGI)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/wcgi

Contact Information: epics-wcgi@ecn.purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 31

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 1:30 - 3:20 pm

Water Resources Management (WRM)

Develop methods to reduce water consumption as a result of land use changes in the local and global communities.

Water Resources Management (WRM)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/wrm/

Contact Information: epics@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 29

Fall 2016 Schedule: Fridays 10:30 am - 12:20 pm

Web-based Interactive Software Engineering (WISE)

This team will be creating interactive web-based data software solutions for local community agencies in order to expand their ability to meet local needs.

Web-based Interactive Software Engineering (WISE)

Website: http://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/wise/

Contact Information: epics-wise@purdue.edu

Fall 2016 Division: 25

Fall 2016 Schedule: Thursdays 8:30 - 10:20am