P17485: Lightweight Concrete Roofing Tiles

Planning & Execution

Table of Contents

Intellectual Property Considerations

Our team is not considering filing for a provisional or non-provisional patent. Our customer has not specified for any of our data to be confidential.

In case we need it in the future, we will leave this video for reference https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmNrnoyQ30KvvBuMJXaPjdFjq-Jm6ghqE

Team Setup

Mary Korycansky - Industrial Engineer - Project Manager

Responsible for:

Rory Little - Industrial Engineer - Testing/Manufacturing Lead

Responsible for:

Jennifer Kane - Mechanical Engineer - Lead Engineer

Luqman Zainalabidin - Mechanical Engineer - Modeling/Simulation Engineer

Responsible for:

Carmen Azzaretti - Mechanical Engineer - Design Lead

Responsible for:

Team Values and Norms


Meeting Deliverables


Accurate Work

Be Ethical and Professional

Communication within group

Escalation Process

Project Plans & Schedules

Team Project Plan for First Semester

Team Project Plan for First Semester

Risk Assessment and Growth Curves

Risk Analysis for MSD I

Risk Analysis for MSD I

Other Team Resources

Planned Meeting Space - MSD Design Center

Planned Build and Test Space - Civil Engineering Projects Lab

Meeting Minutes, Notes, & Actions

Here is a link to the Meeting Minutes document as of 10/3/2016

Peer Reviews

Peer reviews for Multidisciplinary Senior Deign is done using the PeerEval provided by the Innovative Learning Institute, and is done for every phase in MSD I.

For MSD II, only two peer reviews are planned to be done, once near the start of the semester, and another near the middle.


The current preferred method of contact is by email. Emails are sent regularly for questions or updates. The main communication person for the team is Mary Korycansky. All team members are cc-ed on important emails. Before any review, the powerpoint to be presented is shared with the customer at least a day earlier.

Here is a list of our main contacts:

Guide: John Kaemmerlen

4Walls: Bonnie Yannie

Ithaka Institute: Kathleen Draper

Faculty Champion: Sarah Brownell

Concrete Lab Advisor: Teresa Wolcott

Project Reviews

Preparation, notes and actions, etc. Refer to Gate Reviews page, as well.

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