Mechanical Engineering Lab
Herak 122 is a laboratory facility for the study of mechanical measurements and instrumentation. Equipment includes:A low-speed wind tunnel;an engines laboratory with turbine, Rankine, and reciprocation piston engines;apparatuses for the study of hydraulic turbines, fans, fins, electric motors, PLC, and strength of materials;and an electronics lab for the study of data acquisition and signal conditioning circuitry.
Manufacturing Processes Lab
Herak 116 houses a laboratory facility for the study of manufacturing processes. Equipment includes: Sheet metal shear, rollers, notcher, and punch press;manual and CNC milling machines and lathes;plastics injection molding machine; grinders; welding hood; rapid prototyping (i.e., 3-D printer); metrology equipment including coordinate measuring machine; and robotics.