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Cats have territories that can range considerably in size, studies have shown that even house cats have territories that range from 6 to 70 acres. When unknown cats enter a territory this could start a territorial conflict and without their owners around to stop them a fight can occur. These fights can lead to serious injuries due to infections. The primary object of this project is to design two short range collars that can deter two cats from each other thus preventing a fight. Each device must be able to fit on a collar and must not restrict a cats movement and most be able to be triggered at a specified range. The end goal is to deter cats from each other, so they cannot inflict harm upon one another.

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Project Name
Top Cat Phase II
Project Number
P12352
Start Term
2011-2
End Term
2011-3
Faculty Guide
George Slack, gbseee@rit.edu
Primary Customer
David Perlman , dnpeee@rit.edu
Sponsor (financial support)
Electrical and Microelectronic Department

Team Members

Mahdi Massey, Andrew Strobel, John Yung, Brian Rosenberger

Mahdi Massey, Andrew Strobel, John Yung, Brian Rosenberger

Member Role Contact
Tsz Hang (John) Yung Team Lead txy4408@rit.edu
Mahdi Massey Application Engineer mmm3070@rit.edu
Andrew Strobel Engineering Lead aas5616@rit.edu
Brian Rosenberger Design Engineer bdr6659@rit.edu

Table of Contents

MSD I MSD II

Planning & Execution

Systems Design

Detailed Design

Project Review

Planning & Execution

Build, Test, Document

Project Review

Final Presentation

Technical Paper

Poster

Project Schematic (PDF)

Project Schematic (P-Spice)

Project PCB Layout (PCB Artist from Advance Circuits)

Acknowledgements