Project Spotlights

Industry-sponsored Projects

students look at different models for shifting

Electronic Shifter for Ford Motor Company

Students conceptualized a new gearshift for the entire Ford line of automatic shifters, ranging from the F150 pickup to the Fiesta.
van with wellcar logo


The WellCar promises to bring healthcare to rural Kansans by enabling nurse practitioners to travel to homes in a vehicle that is fully equipped with medical testing gear, and telecommunications via an on-board cellphone and data.
student writes on white board

Bayer Healthcare: Designing for Diabetes

The students investigated the integration of Bayer HealthCare’s blood-glucose monitoring technology with the on-board computer system of an automobile.