STUDENT

RESOURCES

LINKS

CubeSats

Cubesat 101 https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/nasa_csli_cubesat_101_508.pdf

List of CubeSats

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_CubeSats

NASA to Launch ‘Swarms’ of Small, Earth-Observing Satellites

https://www.space.com/34644-nasa-small-satellites-earth-science.html

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats (∼3 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RrWZJHkREI

Cubesats | Mini cube satellites (∼15 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BGXRGoEnAc 

NASA EDGE: CubeSat Workshop (∼24 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTvaU24BZMA

High Altitude Balloons

GoPro High Altitude Weather Balloon to 105,000 FT. (∼4 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXP-va2t4D8

What is a high altitude balloon? (∼5 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckzpSbEKU3c

Intro to Weather Balloons

https://www.highaltitudescience.com/pages/intro-to-weather-balloons 

3D Printing

FlashForge Finder 3D Printer FULL REVIEW (∼20 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1V_vJ01V9YA

Flashprint Basics (∼12 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_kLhOVnDgQI

Revised: 3D Printing – 13 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Started (∼31 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvGKfevdf_Q&t=379s

Print Quality Troubleshooting Guide

https://www.simplify3d.com/support/print-quality-troubleshooting/

Top 10 Calibration Prints for Your 3D Printer (∼17 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgCjDy_IgXg

My Favorite Designs from 6 Years of 3D Printing (∼17 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSd-QH4iujs

How to clean glue from a 3D printer bed (∼2 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIUctWjyNPU

Basics: Cleaning out a clogged nozzle! (∼7 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=223&v=g8uvh6kvr54&feature=emb_logo

5 ways to ruin your filament (and how to fix it)! (∼10 min) – I don’t recommend putting your filament in the oven

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlmCc-vRNr0

SOLID EDGE TRAINING & TUTORIALS

We have created a few tutorial videos about Solid Edge. Please follow the link for the videos (under the folder “CAD Tutorials”) under the videos google drive:

 

Also, if you would like additional (and more thorough) training sessions, Siemens offers tutorials every Thursday afternoon from  3:30 – 5:30 pm at 675 Discovery Drive, Huntsville, AL.  Please ask us for more details about this if you are interested.

PHOTOS

All the photos from every project in the ENGINEER Program, including ExCITE, are placed in galleries at the ENGINEER photos website: 

http://www.engineerphotos.org/

STUDENT

UPLOADS/DOWNLOADS

TEAM UPLOADS

Below is team upload form. Please fill out and hit the submit button. For questions, please contact us.

TEAM Downloads

Below is a link to the GOOGLE DRIVE for team downloads.

STUDENT

VIDEOS

Below is a link to the Google Drive which contains all the ExCITE videos and supporting files for the semester. Please click the link, and refer to the correct week for your video(s). You only need to watch the videos that pertain to your group.

NOTE: Please download the videos, then watch them. Do not try to watch the videos online (in your browser), it won’t work properly. All supporting documentation (PowerPoint files, etc.) will be in the folder with the videos.

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Get In Touch

Location: 200 Sparkman Dr NW #2nd,  35805

Telephone: (256) 824-STEM (7836)

Email: excite@uah.edu