Senior Design -Undergraduate System Design Project

General Information for Senior Design - combined CpE 190/191 and EEE 193 A&B section

Preparing for Senior Design        

Food for thought - Societal Problem and Design Ideas

Student Guide to Senior Design: The First Semester by Ogheneruno Onovakpuri

First Semester Senior Design Project

Senior Design - CpE 190/EEE 193A Course Syllabus Fall 2014

Very Brief Introduction to System Design

Go to the ECS Hive "Senior Design" site for course materials including lecture notes, assignments and other resources.

ECS Hive link     Using ECS Hive

Second Semester Senior Design Project

Senior Design - CpE 191/EEE 193B Course Syllabus Spring 2015


Senior Design - Fall 2014 to Spring 2015 - First Term Laboratory Prototype Reports

Simultaneous Localization and Mapping Robot by Hayward, Laney, Muntz and Rojas

Dark Inertial Mapping by Julien, Lin, Meadows, and Youngblood

Child Accident Reduction Systems by Ballin, Chistyakova, Hernandez, and Uppal


Senior Design - Fall 2013 to Spring 2014 - End of Project Reports

DC Microgrid by Konrad, Loria, Miller, and Yamasaki

Home Energy Management System by Banh, O'Hara, Odell, Saetern, and Vang

Infant Smart Monitor by Cacioppo, Salah, Schmidt, Shadmani, Warkentin

Project Forward - Electric Motor Assisted Bicycle by Frith, Larribas, Moore, and Smith

SphereBot and Deployable Observationsal Crawler by Cahail, Diab, Dupart, Wingo and Wortman


We sincerely thank the following businesses and groups for their support of the students in their projects:

The California Smart Grid Center         Linear Technology         Microchip         National Instruments

Power Standards Laboratory         Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)

Trimark Associates         UC Davis California Lighting Technology Center

UC Davis Plug-in Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Research Center (PH&EV)

Useful Links

LabVIEW 101: Video Instruction for Students