URSA-ENGAGE PROGRAM

Faculty Project Proposal Summary

Calendar Year 2014 Program

 

 Faculty Name & Department/School:  David L. Blunck – Mechanical, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering

 

Research Project Title:  Development of experiment to study spark kernels

 

Project Overview:  The student will work with a graduate student in developing an experiment to understand the temporal and spatial development of spark kernels.  As time permits, data will be collected and the student will be involved in analysis.

 

What skills will students obtain in this project?  An understanding of how to design an experiment, how ignition systems work, and how to work in a laboratory environment.

 

Student research tasks: 

 

 

Number of hours per week expected of student: 5-10

 

 

 

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