P09021: VAD Test Loop

Required Resources

Describe resources necessary to support successful Development, Implementation and Utilization of the project. This would include specific faculty expertise for consulting, required laboratory space and equipment, outside services, customer facilities, etc. Indicate if required resources are available.

Name Source Description Available
Dr. Steven Day ME Faculty Guide; Primary customer Yes
Dr. Daniel Phillips EE Engineer support Yes
John Wellin ME Engineering Support (DAQ/Instrumentation) Yes
Item Source Description Available
Senior design Lab EE 09-4xxx Work Space - Secure, several work tables, power outlets, network access, limited distractions Yes
ME Shop ME 09-2360 Parts fabrications Yes
EE Lab ME 09-3xxx Electronic Testing Yes
System Lab ME 09-2xxx System testing Yes
Item Source Description Available
EE Equipement EE Labs Measuring Equipment, Oscilloscope, Soldering Yes
Software Computer Labs MS Office, MATLAB, LABVIEW, ANSYS, Pro/Engineer, Printer Yes
Tools & Measurement Devices ME Machine Shop Development & Production of Prototype Yes

The team members will be expected to procure the materials needed for the project, excluding the following:

Item Source Description Available
VAD Dr. Steven Day Main component being tested Yes
Pulsatile Ventricular Simulator Dr. Steven Day Additional component that simulates the physiological circulatory system If functional
Other SD team

Responsible for producing/obtaining any additional materials needed for project