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About TSGC

ABOUT THE DESIGN CHALLENGE

DESIGN TEAMS

Past Teams

Showcase Photos

TEAM NOTEBOOK

DESIGN TOPICS

TIMELINE

 

 

 

PROGRAM CONTACTS

Dr. Tim Urban
designchallenge@tsgc.utexas.edu

voice: 512-471-0967
fax: 512-471-3585

3925 West Braker Lane, Suite 200
Austin, Texas 78759

toll-free switchboard:
1-800-248-8752

 

Talia Jurgens
designchallenge@tsgc.utexas.edu

voice: 512-471-8271
fax: 512-471-3585

3925 West Braker Lane, Suite 200
Austin, Texas 78759

toll-free switchboard:
1-800-248-8752

 

 

DESIGN TEAMS

MEET THE SPRING 2019 TEAMS

TSGC is proud to announce 13 teams from 10 institutions that are returning to compete this semester. Congratulations and good luck to them all!

Spring 2019 Design Teams [* denotes team leader]

SHOWCASE TEAMS


Lamar University logo LAMAR UNIVERSITY - BLUE BIRD COMMS Team Patch
Bluetooth Tracking via Beacons and Angle of Arrival
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Lamar University
Department Represented: EE
Team: Garrett Oliver*, Clint Jordan, Jose Farias, Tyler Ellis, Steven Bridle
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Cagatay Tokgoz
Mentored By: Justin Bautista, NASA JSC
Lamar University logo LAMAR UNIVERSITY - THE LAUNDERERS Team Patch
Alternate Clothing Washing or Sanitizing System for Long Duration Space Missions
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Lamar University
Department Represented: ME
Team: Derion Young*, Josh Khoury, Eric Sauceda, Darrell Scott, James Warren
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kendrick Aung & Dr. Jiang Zhou
Mentored By: Robert Trevino, NASA JSC
Lamar University logo LAMAR UNIVERSITY - TEAM ROCKET Team Patch
ICE 3D Printer
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Lamar University
Department Represented: EE
Team: Ngoc Tran*, Quoi Nguyen, Joshua Persohn
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Cagatay Tokgoz
Mentored By: Brian Banker, NASA JSC
Lone Star College logo LONE STAR COLLEGE - CYFAIR - CY-SMIC Team Patch
Micro-G Neutral Buoyancy Experiment: Spacewalk Tools
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Lone Star College - CyFair
Department Represented: ME
Team: Justin Gallegos*, Tripp Manzella, Daniel Laverde, David Rubio, Fei Xie
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Yiheng Wang & Jared Cammon
Mentored By: Elizabeth Blome, NASA JSC
TAMU CC logo TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY - CORPUS CHRISTI - M-FIT Team Patch
Multi-Motor Exercise Device For Space Exploration
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Department Represented: ME & EE
Team: Michael Martinez*, Mussie Negash, Minh Pham, Andrew Garcia, James McCumber, Juan Torres
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jose Baca
Mentored By: Phillip Callen, NASA JSC
TAMUK logo TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY - KINGSVILLE - HOG SQUAD Team Patch
High Efficiency Thermal Garments
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Texas A&M University - Kingsville
Department Represented: ME
Team: Hannah Beaty*, Bianca Silerio, Alexia Bustamante, Isaiah Wilson, Matthew Randolph
Faculty Advisor: Larry Peel
Mentored By: Christopher Massina, NASA JSC
TAMUK logo TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY - KINGSVILLE - JAVELINA ENGINEERING Team Patch
Human-Tended Inflatable Lunar Outpost
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Texas A&M University - Kingsville
Department Represented: ME
Team: Israel Flores*, Jared Garcia, Jorge Banuelos, Mosa Almosbahi, Victor Vega
Faculty Advisor: Larry Peel
Mentored By: John Alred, NASA JSC
Texas State University logo TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY - SOLUS SYSTEMS Team Patch
Intelligent Lighting Control System
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Texas State University
Department Represented: EE
Team: Zachary Fox*, Krystopher Frederick, Ignacio A. Gomez, Kazuyuki Zukemura Witt
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Maggie Chen
Mentored By: George Salazar, NASA JSC
Texas Women's University logo TEXAS WOMAN'S UNIVERSITY - ACOLYTES OF APOLLO Team Patch
Prevention, Mitigation, Or Treatment Of Chronic Low Back Pain
Semester II of II

 

Institution: Texas Woman's University
Department Represented: Kinesiology
Team: Meagan Gardner*, Joshua Elorreaga, Talia Pena, Suzanna Buckingham, Randall Manning, Jason Hogle
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rhett Rigby
Mentored By: George Salazar, NASA JSC
University of North Texas logo UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS - AVENGERS Team Patch
Spacecraft Lighting Network System (SLNS)
Semester II of II

 

Institution: University of North Texas
Department Represented: CE
Team: Jose Guzman*, Gordon Fields, James Gonzalez, Samantha Akos
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robin Pottathuparambil
Mentored By: George Salazar, NASA JSC
University of North Texas logo UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS - ERAM Team Patch
Vehicle Interchangeable Electronic Controller (VEIC) Network System
Semester II of II

 

Institution: University of North Texas
Department Represented: CE
Team: Maria Pavloschi*, Ryan Moye, Edward Escamilla, Alexander Villalobos Quintanilla
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robin Pottathuparambil
Mentored By: George Salazar, NASA JSC
University of Texas at Tyler logo UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER - MECH-E'S Team Patch
Micro-G Neutral Buoyancy Experiment: Spacewalk Tools
Semester II of II

 

Institution: University of Texas at Tyler
Department Represented: ME
Team: Devada Lenzer*, Carlos Guevara, Dung Ngo , Elvis Moreno , Chris Roble
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Andres Garcia
Mentored By: Micro-G NExT
University of Texas at Tyler logo UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER - QUADRAXIS ENGINEERING Team Patch
Crew Force Loading on Primary and Secondary Structure
Semester II of II

 

Institution: University of Texas at Tyler
Department Represented: ME
Team: Anh Ngo*, Minh Nguyen, Jacques Bismuth, Anthony Agonsi
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Andres Garcia
Mentored By: James Smith, NASA JSC