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ECE 2799 Term D2014 E lectrical and Computer Engineering Design. Prof. Michalson Prof. Bitar. ECE 2799 Objectives. Understand the Engineering Design Process Solve a Real Design Problem Work Effectively in Teams Communicate Effectively in both Written and Oral Form

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ece 2799 objectives
ECE 2799 Objectives
  • Understand the Engineering Design Process
  • Solve a Real Design Problem
  • Work Effectively in Teams
  • Communicate Effectively in both Written and Oral Form
  • Manage Project Scheduling and Finance
  • Address Ethics, Reliability, Safety and Regulatory Concerns
this is not like other courses
This is Not Like Other Courses!
  • ECE 2799 is run like a business and not like a typical ECE class
  • There is a lot of research, writing and thinking required
  • There is an emphasis on teamwork
  • Most lectures will be non-technical
  • There will be a LOT of time required outside the classroom
ece 2799 aspects of design
ECE 2799 - Aspects of Design

ECE 2799 covers ALL aspects of design, including:

Problem Definition

Market Research

Customer Requirements

Product Requirements

Brainstorming

Decision Making

Presentations/Reports

Business / Finance / ROI

Schedule / Quality / Cost Tradeoffs

Corporate Organization

ECE Design Options / Tradeoffs

I/O Specifications

Standards and Regulations

Liability

Ethics

Design for Manufacturability

Schematic Diagrams and PCBs

Intellectual Property

Quality and Reliability

And more…

ece 2799 personnel organizational chart
ECE 2799 Personnel & Organizational Chart

Course Managers

Prof. Michalson

(Prof. Bitar)

Design Engineers

Hector Arroyo

Petra Hartman

Design Engineers

Ryan Alexander

Matthew Janiga

Design Engineers

Amber Desjardin

John Gualdarrama

Design

Team 18

Design

Team 13

Design

Team 7

Design

Team 12

Design

Team 1

Design

Team 6

ece 2799 website http ece wpi edu sjbitar
ECE 2799 Websitehttp://ece.wpi.edu/~sjbitar
  • Course Description
  • Personnel and Contact Information
  • Syllabus and Course Schedule
  • Project Guidelines
  • Project Descriptions and Team Assignments
  • Technical Resources
  • Sample Exams and Reports
  • Academic Honesty Policy
syllabus schedule
Syllabus / Schedule
  • Note Exam Days
  • Note Lab (Design Review) Days
  • Homework (Weekly Project Reports) Due Dates
  • Final Design Review Date
grading policy
Grading Policy
  • ExamComponent 45% of course grade
    • 3 in-class exams, equal value, individual effort
  • ProjectComponent 55% of course grade
    • 25% Weekly Team Reports & Final Report
    • 20% Functional Final Project
    • 10% Final Team Presentation (w/ individual evaluations)
  • NOTE: To pass the course, you must pass BOTH the exam component and the project component !
wednesday design reviews attendance mandatory
Wednesday Design ReviewsAttendance Mandatory!
  • Design Reviews focus on guiding you through the process and on project management
  • Your team will report out its progress to the other groups and to your Engineering Manager
  • You will get feedback on your ideas, your progress, and your presentation skills
doing your design
Doing Your Design
  • You will work in assigned teams of three
  • Design happens outside scheduled times
  • Lab notebooks are a MUST
  • Make use of the Senior Engineering Staff
  • Plan on spending 10 - 15 productive hours per week outside of class working on your design (maybe more toward the end!)
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What Did Previous Students Say?An Anonymous In-Class Survey Conducted by Prof. BitarTerm D07, N=21 (returned responses)
  • How many hours did you put into ECE 2799 each week, on average?

Less than 10 10-15 15-20 20-25 More than 25

0% 0% 29% 29% 42%

  • How much did you personally accomplish in your project design?

Almost nothing 0%

A little 4%

Quite a lot 79%

Essentially the whole thing 17%

  • Pick the phrase that best describes your teamwork experience this term

Very negative Somewhat negative Neutral Positive Very positive

2% 5% 19% 41% 33%

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What Else Did They Say? An Anonymous In-Class Survey Conducted by Prof. BitarTerm D07, N=21 (returned responses)
  • Overall, how much did you learn from this course?

Not as much as other course 5%

Quite a lot 84%

More than any other course I’ve taken 11%

  • Pick the phrase that best describes your overall satisfactionwith this course.

Very unsatisfied Unsatisfied Neutral Satisfied Very satisfied

0% 5% 9% 24% 62%

two last questions
Two Last Questions

If you had this to do over again, what is one thing you would do differently?

Be more engaged/work harder

Focus on teamwork issues

Take a lighter load

Start project work earlier

Have better/more background

Study differently/more for tests

If you could recommend one change for ECE 2799, what would it be?

More emphasis on project, less on the exam …

Less course work or count it for more credit …

important advice
Important Advice
  • DO NOT take this course if you are not ready for it
  • Your partners will suffer
  • You will suffer
ece 2799 prerequisites
ECE 2799 Prerequisites
  • You must have taken and passedall of the ECE Basic Core courses:
        • EE2010 – Intro to ECE
        • EE2022/2029 – Intro to Digital Circuits and Comp. Eng
        • EE2111/2019 – Physical Principles of ECE Applications
        • EE2311 – Continuous Time Signals and Systems
  • …and at least one Advanced Core course:
        • EE2112 – Electromagnetic Fields
        • EE2312 – Discrete Time Signals and Systems
        • EE2201 – Microelectronic Circuits I
        • EE2049 – Foundations of Embedded Comp. Systems
what happens next
What Happens Next?
  • Fill out background survey before you leave today.
  • Teams will be formed by tomorrow.
  • Design challenge will be presented in Wed’s class.
  • All meet in AK 233 this first Wed!
regarding the survey
Regarding the Survey…
  • Be honest…
    • about the courses you have taken. We form teams based on the information you provide.
  • Be realistic…
    • about the level of commitment you are willing and/or able to give to the course.
  • Disaster stories…
    • Unfortunately, we have a few…