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Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing

Design Expo


The Design Expo is a biannual celebration of the culmination of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering Capstone Design. The Expo provides an opportunity for students to demonstrate the results of their year-long design projects. It also provides an opportunity for the campus community, and the public, to observe the fine work done by our students.

Spring 2019 Expo

The Spring 2019 Expo will take place Friday May 10th. Fifteen projects from sixty-eight mechanical & mechatronic engineering seniors will be on display from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on the O’Connell South Veranda. Displays will include project hardware along with a poster for each project. Concurrent oral presentations from select project teams will take place nearby. More information is available on the Flyer that can be viewed by clicking the image at right

This year's project Sponsors include:

  • Benchmark Electronics
  • Butte AgriServices
  • CSU Chico College of Agriculture
  • HAAS Automation
  • LiquidPiston
  • Mariani Investments
  • Medtronic
  • Mendocino Forest Products
  • Morgan Advanced Materials
  • P.A. Bet, Inc.
  • PepperMills Supreme
  • Simonton Windows and Doors
  • SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Sonny Grigg
  • Transfer Flow

After a lunch break from 1:00 to 2:00 PM, there will be a short program to hand out the annual department awards as well as the Outstanding Project Award.

This is a free event and all members of the campus community and the public are invited to attend.

Fall 2019 Expo

The Fall 2019 Design Expo is tentatively scheduled for Friday December 13th.

Spring 2019 Expo will take place Friday May 10th