OPT311 Optical Engineering Senior Design - Spring 2015

 

Class Schedule 10:25am - 11:15am in the Wilmot 5th Floor Collaboratory

 

Date Item


January 14

Introduction .ppt


Example Product Requirements Document for Cellphone Spectrometer .doc

Example Design Description Document for Cellphone Spectrometer .doc

January 16

No class

Teams meetings individually with Prof. Knox in Wilmot Collaboratory

10:25-10:40 Team Sleeks-not

10:40-10:55 Team Pathogens

10:55-11:10 Team Solar

January 21
No class

Teams meetings individually with Prof. Knox in Wilmot Collaboratory

10:25-10:40 Team Vision

10:40-10:55 Team Streakers

10:55-11:10 Team Estimator
January 23
No class

Teams meetings individually with Prof. Knox in Wilmot Collaboratory

10:25-10:40 Team Acoustics

10:40-10:55 Team RMSC

10:55-11:10 open
January 26
Teams report progress 1

Sleeks

Pathogens
January 28
Teams report progress 1

Solar

Vision
January 30
WHK Office hours in Wilmot Collaboratory
February 2
Teams report progress 1

Streakers

Estimator
February 4
Teams report progress 1

Acoustics

RMSC

February 6
WHK Office hours in Collaboratory

February 9
Teams report progress 2

Sleeks

Pathogens
February 11
Teams report progress 2

Solar

Vision
February 13
WHK Office hours in Wilmot Collaboratory
February 16
Teams report progress 2

Streakers  DDD RevA

Estimator
February 18
Teams report progress 2

Acoustics

RMSC   DDD REVA

February 20
WHK Office hours in Collaboratory

February 23
Teams report progress 3 - Midterm

Sleeks  DDD REVA

Pathogens   DDD REVA
February 25
Teams report progress 3 Midterm

Solar DDD REVA

Vision   DDD REVA
February 27
WHK Office hours in Wilmot Collaboratory
March 2
Teams report progress 3 - Midterm

Streakers   DDD REVB

Estimator   DDD REVB
March 4
Teams report progress 3 - Midterm

Acoustics   DDD REVB

RMSC    DDD REVB

March 6
WHK Office hours in Collaboratory

March 9-13
Spring Break
March 16,18
Meet and review midterm progress with customers
March 20
WHK Office Hours in Collaboratory
March 23,25
TeamWork - no class
March 27
WHK Office hours in Collaboratory
March 30
Special Topic "Sustainable Optical Engineering" with required in-class essay

Photonics Spectra Article January 2015

April 1
Special Topic "Lifelong Commitment to Education/Learning" with required in-class essay   .PDF
April 3
WHK Office Hours in Collaboratory

Pop in and try out your two minute 'elevator pitch' on me!
April 6
Teams Report Progress 4

Sleeks

Pathogens

April 8
Teams Report Progress 4

Solar

Vision
April 10
WHK Office Hours in Collaboratory


Review of two minute 'elevator pitches' :

Centurelli - Estimator
Pettenski - RMSC
Feifke - Pathogens
Manly - Solar
Marsh - Vision
Brown - Acoustics
Bodington - Streakers
Huang - NoSleeks



April 13

NO CLASS - ATTEND Industrial Associates MEETING

see http://www.optics.rochester.edu/ia-program/index.html



Team Elevator Pitches presented at IA Meeting
2:30-3:00 pm in Goergen 101




April 15
Teams Report Progress 4

Streakers

Estimator

April 17
Teams Report Progress 4

Acoustics

RMSC
April 20
Teams FINAL Report

Sleeks

Pathogens
April 22
Teams FINAL Report

Solar

Vision
April 24
WHK Office Hours
April 27
Teams FINAL Report

Streakers

Estimator
April 29
Teams FINAL Report

Acoustics

RMSC
May 1
All Teams Present Poster at Hajim School Design Day (Required)

FINAL VERSIONS DDD due by 11:59 pm

 

 

 

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OPT310 Optical Engineering Senior Design

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OPT320 Optics Senior Thesis

 

Prof. Wayne H. Knox

wknox@optics.rochester.edu

 

Class schedule MWF 11:50 am - 12:40 PM   Wilmot 116

 

OPT 310 Recommended Book: Product Design and Development, K Ulrich, S. Eppinger (any edition)

 

Password required for all files

Lectures 320 Required or Optional Notes/Assignments
   

Assignment #1 is to write your one-page CV according to the style in this cv.

You should e-mail it to me by midnight Sept 7.

Also here is my one-page CV and fyi here is my full 41 page CV

     
Sept 3 lecture .pdf Req Introduction to OPT 310/320
     
Sept 5 lecture .pdf Req Many thanks to the awesome Reid Cunningham for his excellent Intellectual Property Introduction!
     
Sept 8 Lecture .pdf Req WHK Introduction to the Customer Interview Process
     
Sept 8 Customer Presentation    .pdf

Tot Optics
Opt Thanks to Wendy  Mendola from The Tot Spot for her presentation on Early Childhood Optics Education Modules. See http://www.totspotkids.com/ for more on the center.
     
Sept 10 Customer Presentation    .pdf

Ultrasound Imaging
Opt The Customer is Dr. Vikram Dogra, URMC Urology Department, and Faculty Advisors are Dr. Navalgund Rao (ECE Professor RIT/UR) and Optics Prof. Julie Bentley
Sept 12 lecture  .pdf Opt Fundamentals of Product Specification and Development: The Product Requirements Document and Class exercise interview
Sept 15 Lecture  .pdf Opt Fundamentals of Product Specification and Development: The Product Requirements Document and Class exercise (continued - adapting to ZAPPI product) 
ZAPPI PRD REV A
Sept 15 version  .doc
  First revision of PRD for ZAPPI product exercise
Lucid VivaScope 1000 PRD REV D    .doc Lucid VivaScope PRD example and template. You should use this for your PRD.
Sept. 17 Customer Presentation .pdf
Recommended for 320 also !!
Possible Senior Thesis, possible Senior Design Project by customer Prof. Lewis Rothberg of UR Chemistriy Department on Interferometric Protein Pathogen Detection.  
Assignment #2  .pdf REQ Due October 1, 2014 - Write me two pages on which teams you are interested in ; first, second and third choice.
Assignment#3  .pdf

Assignment#3 .docx version
REQ Patents 101 ! Due October 15 by e-mail and present .ppt summary in class Oct 6, 8 or 10.

Please download the .docx version and type your answers into the Word version. The put your two page written summary of what the patent is about at the end of this document.

 
Sept. 19 Customer Presentation  .pdf Len Z.

Sept. 19 Customer Presentation.pdf Dr.MacRae
Recommended New instrument to measure Eye Dominance for Vision Correction ApplicationsCustomer is Dr. Scott MacRae, MD, and Optics advisor is Ophthalmology Post Doc and Optics PhD graduate Len Zheleznyak
Sept. 22 Customer Presentation .pdf  Knox Recommended Prof. Knox discusses his Customer Needs for Large Low Cost High Efficiency Solar Concentrators
Sept. 24 Customer Presentation   .pdf
Meyer and Bruning

The Light Voyager .pdf
Recommended 2015 International Year of Light Project Proposal...Rochester Museum and Science Center is the Customer for new Optics Exhibits and The Light Voyager is the big project for launching in 2015
Sept. 26 Customer Presentation   .pdf OPT Sydor Optics Sleek Metrology Project Proposal
Sept. 29 Customer Presentation   .pdf OPT Sydor Instruments Optics Design Project Proposal
October 1 Customer Presentation   .pdf OPT OptiMax SI Inc. The Estimator and proposed lens design optimization/financial project
October 3 Patents Lecture #2  .pdf REQ  ...and he will answer any questions that you may have on Patent Assignment #3 which you are reporting on next week !
October 6 .ppts

agbayani bodington centurelli chen cirucci huang ivanov pettenski trumper
REQ Students Group 1 present their five slide ppt patent summaries in class
October 8  .ppts

ashok feifke jacobs d-kim  p-kim lambson manly marsh morse pastuszka
REQ Students Group 2 Present their five slide ppt patent summaries in class
October 10  .ppts

bi brown maslek qian rutledge westover xu zhang zhu

REQ Students Group 3 Present their five slide ppt patent summaries in class (Westover remotely)
October 13 No Class Fall Break REQ  
October 15 Class attendance
not req

A3 REQ!
TEAMS ASSIGNED and discussing all the Team Projects

AND Patent Assignment #3 .docx due at midnight

You don't have to send me your .ppts again - I already have them
October 17 OPT Guest Lecturer in Medical Startup Company Product Development Prof. James Zavislan
October 20 Teams meet with Customers this week OPT Team Organization and Functions
Review Team Organization and Functions
and
WHK IP War Stories #1

Exxon-Mobil Pre-Employment Agreement

UR Intellectual Property Agreement

Complicated Case

October 22 Teams meet with customers this week OPT WHK IP War Stories #2
October 24 Teams meet with customers this week Required OPT320 Students Review Research Plans for Senior Thesis

Optical Scientist, Optical Engineeer

Product Requirements Document for WHK Smart Night Light Editing Round 2

October 27 OPT First Round Review of Product Requirements Documents
Teams Acoustic, Estimator and Instruments
October 29 OPT First Round Review of Product Requirements Documents
Teams Pathogen, Sleeks and Solar
October 31 OPT First Round Review of Product Requirements Documents
Teams Vision and Voyager
November 3 Reid Cunningham Patents #3

Teams meet with customers round 2 interviews this week
REQUIRED Finding Inventions in your Work  .pdf
November 5

Teams meet with customers round 2 interviews this week
- NO CLASS - OPT310 MEET WITH YOUR CUSTOMERS AND ADVISORS
OPT320 WORK ON YOUR PROPOSAL AND RESEARCH
November 7

Teams meet with customers round 2 interviews this week
- NO CLASS - OPT310 MEET WITH YOUR CUSTOMERS AND ADVISORS
OPT320 WORK ON YOUR PROPOSAL AND RESEARCH
November 10   Second Round Review of Product Requirements Documents REVB
Teams Acoustic, Estimator and Instruments



NOTES:

*** Acoustic marked their REVB up to show changes from REV A - that was nice

*** Instuments (Streakers) put in a draft list of additional things required - that was nice

November 12   Second Round Review of Product Requirements Documents REVB
Teams Pathogen & Budget, Sleeks and Solar

GOOD IDEA to do a draft budget and start discussing with your customer !!

Good idea to do some preliminary quick experiments if possible...
November 14   Second Round Review of Product Requirements Documents REVB
Teams Vision and Voyager
November 17 REQ Reid Cunningham Patents/IP Lecture 4: Things you really need to know about before you graduate...
November 19 REQ NO CLASS - review the Special Topics (Engineering Ethics) Documents that I am sending to you
November 21 Ethics for Optical Engineers and Scientists   .pdf REQ Special Topics I (Engineering Ethics)- required for all with in-class essay exercise
November 24 Results of Ethics Essay   .pdf

November 24 Organizing, getting ready for final presentations  .pdf
Required for OPT320 and OPT310 Review and discuss results of in-class essay on Ethics Unit

Review grading policy

Organize and get ready for final presentations after the break
November 26 - No Class - thanksgiving break starts
December 1 not req for OPT320 FINAL ROUND Review PRD REV C and Spring Project Plan

Teams

Acoustic PRD  Acoustic PPT

and

Estimator PRD   Estimator PPT
December 3 not req for OPT320 FINAL ROUND Review PRD REV C and Spring Project Plan

Teams

Instruments PRD  Instruments  PPT

and

Pathogens PRD  Pathogens PPT

December 5 not req FINAL ROUND Review PRD REV C and Spring Project Plan

Teams

Solar PRD   Solar PPT

and

Vision PRD  Vision PPT
December 8 Required FINAL ROUND Review PRD REV C and Spring Project Plan

Teams

Voyager PRD     Voyager  PPT

and

(not)Sleeks PRD    (not)Sleeks PPT
December 10 REQUIRED
Final Review OPT320 Thesis Research Proposals

Maslek .pdf

and

Trumper .pdf

December 12 REQUIRED
Final Review OPT320 Thesis Research Proposals

Bi

December 12 at 4:00 pm Required
OPT310 submit final version PRD REVD and updated Spring Project Plan PPT

OPT320 submit final version of research proposal