P09454: Design and Testing of Centrifugal Pump Components

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.

Item Source Description Available
Dr. S. Day ME Department Faculty Guide Yes
Professor Ed Hanzlik ME Department Technical Consultant Yes
Item Source Description Available
Brinkman Lab College of Engineering CNC machining processes will be required to produce the complex designs Yes
Design Lab (70 - 1320) College of Applied Science & Technology Rapid prototyping of design concepts Yes
PC Lab College of Engineering Access to CAD & other computational resources Yes
Senior Design Room College of Engineering Work/meeting space & storage of project components Yes
EDGE RIT.edu Communication tool & design environment for thorough documentation and sharing of work Yes
Machine Shop (09-2170) College of Engineering Manufacture & rework components Yes
Learning Tools
Item Source Description Available
Turbomachinery Textbooks Dr. S. Day Provide team with the necessary knowledge and skill set to perform the required design tasks Yes
Journals & Research Papers RIT Archives Enable team to research more advanced topics and applications Yes
Online Textbooks Google Books Verification of knowledge and quick review of any design methodology Yes
Item Source Description Available
P08453 Pump System TBD The new components must be designed and demonstrated on the existing PIV system developed in P08453 TBD

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