Calendar

WEEK # LECTURES LABS
1

Introduction to 1.101: Spreadsheets, units, significant figures, uncertainty, etc.

Portfolio, lab book, report requirements.

Bucciarelli, Einstein
2

Introduction to Water Treatment Design Project

Bucciarelli, Nepf

Measure pH with glass electrode sensor.

Bucciarelli, Nepf
3

Porous Media: Packed Column Hydraulics

Nepf

Measure acid neutralization time. Measure hydraulic conductivity.

Nepf, Bucciarelli
4

Acid/Base Chemistry

Prof. Phil Gschwend

Design and Prototyping

Design Reviews

Bucciarelli, Einstein
5

Design Reviews (cont.)

Bucciarelli, Nepf, Einstein
Prototype Completion
6 Prototype Demonstration
7

Introduction to Structures Design Project

Bucciarelli

Delta Design Exercise

Einstein
8

Structural Design Concepts

Bucciarelli

Tension test; bending test; strain gages.

Bucciarelli
9

Failure Modes and Criteria

Bucciarelli

Fabrication

Bucciarelli
10

Design Review

Bucciarelli, Einstein

Design Review; Fabrication (cont.)

Bucciarelli, Einstein
11

Design Concept Lecture 1

Einstein

Structure Test

Bucciarelli, Einstein, et al.
12

Introduction to Back Bay Design Project

Einstein

Team A Design Work

Einstein
13

Team B Design Work

Einstein

Team A Design Work

Team B Design Work

Einstein
14

Design Concept Lecture 2

Einstein

Oral Presentations; Reports due

Einstein, Bucciarelli, et al.
15

Project Feedback

Individual Assessments Due

Einstein

Field trip; Portfolio due

Einstein, Bucciarelli, et al.