MET 482 Senior Design Project f/ET  A senior design course that gives students an in depth understanding of how to approach open-ended challenges, and learn how to creatively analyze, synthesize, and apply the technical knowledge from prior coursework such as testing, design, and manufacturing of actual electro-mechanical systems. Teams of students work on either an externally-sponsored or in-house project and advised by mechanical engineering faculty and engineers from sponsoring companies. The semester culminates with a public and formal presentation of results evaluated by a professional jury of practitioners. Prerequisites: Senior standing or approval of instructor. Laboratory fee.