Smart Exit Signs

Exit signs that intelligently redirect traffic during an emergency evacuation

@jfeldgoi, @hgronlun, @jstrieb, @vojha


A Python programmable calculator



Ever wanted to play chess with an AI but also wanted a physical board? We got you covered!

@jtsaw, @elucero, @rbao, @youngwo1

Autonomous RC Car

Join us for a legal street racing :D

@siliangl, @zhichul

Network Display Panel

Watch messages travel between computers in this portable network


Raindrop, Droptop

Using water as an art medium

@asekar, @she2, @kbanh, @gshandar, @sandraj

Awesome Autonomous Drone

Race Drone? Check. Automous Drone? Check.

@cggonzal, @ddeangul, @yaoj

Gesture Drone

The next generation of easy-control drone

@ruixuanl, @hengruiz, @zheyaoz, @jzou1

Light Detection Rollercoaster

A roller coaster that runs on light!

@yoojinl, @yiyangg, @eunicec1

Rotary CNC Milling Machine

A low-budget but fully functional CNC milling machine... with a twist.

@mmartone, @azz

Musical Tesla Coil

Musical Tesla Coil singing with the beautiful sounds of ECE

@nikolasg, @lkojiro, @eug

Caliper Clock

Measuring time precisely

@ebbarret, @dquan, @agarcias


A piano that can play any piece of sheet music by itself.

@tstentz, @oweiss, @rastentz, @ishaang

Fish Feeder

We want to feed hungry fish 🐟

@agotsis, @epnewman

The Helping Hand

The helping hand you always needed.

@mbsherma, @jcouncil, @ncn, @eeschnei, @hweigle

One Nightstand

A bedside table with everything you could dream of.

@zkearney, @jsafer, @ryanauld

Project PLAID: Target Detection System

Autonomous camera processing system to detect ground targets during high powered rocket launches

@mmessers, @skaashya, @faristiz

Automated Garden

A smart garden is all you need to survive (off the grid)

@searly, @chunminz, @bhlee, @ezeng, @eazheng


The ultimate couch potato tool... as long as you refill it occasionally

@mcli, @jemedina, @smontiel, @jshayes

Automatic Sheet Music Turner

An automatic page tuner for musicians

@kcu, @ablackwo

AutoMailman - An Aerial Payload Delivery System

Our solution to the last mile delivery problem - autonomous drones that deliver a package right to your door.

@jbwood, @lsnow

Backpack Charger

Imagine never having to worry about finding the nearest outlet!

@madelynl, @vekhlas, @slohier, @eisonc, @jimola

Phased Array Radar

It's like sonar, but with radar!

@swestenb, @dgronlun

Hagrid's Wild Ride™

Virtual Reality Quidditch using a spring-based free motion haptic rig

@tscherli, @avsethur, @ashek, @ywu5


Reimplementing an Atari 2600 (VCS) on an FPGA

@fseidel, @jocelynh, @asfeldma

V.O.I.D - Virtual Operated Intelligent Dorm

You won't even realize it's there ...

@slade, @leonc


Will be determined later.

@mpamin, @karenjoh, @pbannai, @sasikalm, @afmeyer


Tele-operated versus autonomous robot

@jaeeunl, @bwarwick, @xiaoruil, @acedillo, @camin


make a mind reading video game.



Tanks .... but really tho

@rselagam, @sungjunh, @arij, @souravp, @dzy

Running BPM Tracker


@emmaliu, @zexiy, @kkozlows

The Deep Copy

You see it..., you want it..., you scan it..., we print it... in 3D.

@cfulton1, @lld, @dtoussai, @aattipoe, @oadubor


No talking allowed here

@ozz, @mskubala

I am Someone Else

A wearable that changes the way people sound

@haowensh, @yuyans, @bangyanc, @yishanz

BP Bot

Beverage pong playing robot

@wfan, @shanelh, @avictori, @cjye


lumineScence will discipline your bedtime, sleep schedule, and wake up time based on personal preferences.

@nalinij, @aarushiw

seeing-Eye hand

What if you never had to take notes for a class ever again...

@mjaffer, @pkwang, @evalinej

Page Turning Scanner

Given a book, the scanner will scan a page, flip the page, and repeat until the entire book has been digitized.

@odelen, @knosurna, @oka, @jhewitt

Telepresence Poker

Play poker with your friends, no matter where they are on the globe.

@abhinans, @bschmuck, @amolakn, @swadwani

Mechanical Dog

Real Dogs Die, Our Dog Dances

@mklein, @caguilar, @albyrnes


Building a miniature gravitational wave detector

@ovg, @halmouba, @ajzhai, @alisac, @amani

MarkOff Processor

An autonomous robot to erase whiteboards

@tpina, @msjohnso, @bney, @jasonx, @arudich

holo picto

an editable hologram projection

@cdgu, @qianyic, @ahebbar, @dtom, @dpratyus

Track-o-matic 🚌 📺⌚

It's a bus tracker but retro

@tchiang, @apnayak, @szz, @ekusuma

Flywheel energy storage prototype

How to make a better battery


AR Yi-Gi-Oh

Kattobingu your friend in real life


Smart Curtains

Smart curtains are the future.

@swyu, @agao

Tactile steering wheel

A steering wheel that gives direction through touch

@fbasit, @lmplotte, @rcleavel, @melhag, @kanjur

Angry Wall Birds

Angry birds...but on the wall!

@shenghah, @ayu1, @munsungk, @youngchk

Electricity Generating Footwear

You can produce electricity by just walking!

@zhengx, @ruohaig, @xingshew, @jiamengd, @zhendony

RamenX - The Automated Ramen Maker

The future of college dormitory cuisine

@jyli1, @jhsu2, @jshuang, @tsahyoun, @mwang5

Nemo Touched the Butt

Robotic Nemo swims through a maze to get to a boat

@jessicay, @jigbokwe, @jandah


Music Visualizer for the home of the future!

@vincentl, @mdeng

Draw Booth

You know those photo booth things people go to with their friends? What if it drew the picture instead?? :O

@jbgoldst, @hfbaker, @pzubiri, @eescando

Magic Mirror

Who wouldn't like to know the weather and the time while they're washing their teeth?

@amarkelo, @aykilinc, @jgmiller, @diegom, @kaiwenw1

P2P Network API

Making peer-to-peer networking simple

@tjjohans, @stroucki

Wall - E

Building Life Size Version of Wall -E

@krcarter, @iem, @saclark

Auto-Bullseye Pong

Making a table that uses cameras to position a cup to catch a ball.

@abenno, @hmuthaka, @jasonm2, @wilsonzhao, @pnv

I've Got You in My Sights

A smart camera that tracks people


Auto Cat Feeder

Feed cats. Automatically.

@meribyte, @egarbade, @eeb

Mallow Shot

Advanced computer vision turret with marshmallows.

@lmetro, @rrudolph

Pretti Spinni Boi ShineMaster™

Pretty pretti, pretty spinni, 100% ShineMaster™

@aperley, @jchernak, @aakent, @cvsmith, @eporat


Pittsburgh wasn't built in one night

@descando, @ryano

Pokemon Hunting

Find Pikachu and maybe other pokemon with radios

@jlareau, @apinson


We will be constructing our own synthesizer

@careed, @mmckinzi, @jertman

EV Charger Adaptor

Enable easy, portable, electric car charging!


Discrete Tic-Tac-Toe

The quintessential game of strategy represented in its logical minimum

@raghuv, @krv, @sladuca, @jsgarcia, @ayli1

Whiteboard Printer

Robot that will print out your work onto a whiteboard

@hyallapa, @dennisya, @dzeng, @ericchan, @gclu

Smart Hamper

We want to create a hamper that has smart features built into it to make doing laundry a bit easier

@mmwagner, @zpm, @ppetraki

First Person Space Invaders

Because MinesweepAR wasn't hard enough.

@vasua, @relong, @efang, @cli4, @hliou

Electric Longboard

Building a powerful electric longboard from first principles

@mbankole, @sgamboa, @xinzed, @jkonopka, @dpallerl

Third Person in Real Life (TPiRL)

Have you ever experienced third person in real life? Now you can!

@vcommuri, @jaewoonc, @emaburi

Flipbook Drawing Machine (formerly Grain-sketching Machine)

Flip through reality with our electromechanical drawing machine!

@foropeza, @vgadh, @arako, @jaburns, @qingyuaw

Mixed Reality: Candy Land

Transforming your world into Candy Land using VR

@emy, @eosofsky

Pacman IRL

Pacman in real life!

@odeng, @atyang, @habaker, @mghuang, @jgkerr

Interactive Visuals

Use your hands to create and shape 2D graphics


Smartphone Controlled R/C Car

Control a R/C car with your phone!

@vthallam, @vbaskar, @aragura1


An easy way for a crowd to suggest, play, and control the music over a network.

@wjmitche, @ecompton, @jmoore1, @egoebel, @jkalapos

Sight to Sound Glasses

Glasses that convert visual greyscale data into sound, to help blind people see with sound.

@xguan, @jl5, @blairc, @ramgopav, @wz2

Touchscreen table

Turning any surface into a touchscreen by using a projector, a camera, and contact microphones

@rishubj, @ildook, @varunsha, @ibiala

A Doll's Glove

Sensor glove driven puppet

@fyan1, @qingyid, @xinrany, @ziyuez

Apple VR

Play VR games on Iphone

@lmoiseye, @imercier, @kdramos, @jpspence, @apagliuc


In need of inspiration? Press a button to make a cocktail of your choice. No fuss and no cleaning!

@ckho, @myou, @eujingc, @zexuano, @nleonzhi


An engineered solution to a fun night out

@clairec1, @judyz, @maxinek, @mbossard, @arkar1

Automatic Can Organizer

This conveyor systems easily allows cans and other grocery items to be stored into shelves!

@apa, @sgeorges, @madelin1, @emartell

Marble Xylophone

Play all the modern pop hits on the modern sounds of a xylophone

@dsaha, @mbartnof, @philsmit

The perfect stapler

Imagine the most perfect stapler in the world ..... the possibilities ......


Recorder Robot

Do you like recorders? Have you ever played the robots? Do you have a special friend? Look fun fun fun fun fun fun fun.

@acpatel, @jpleung, @jharrima, @demorale, @esargent

Diego Diego Revolution

Shoes to Dance Dance Revolution Your Heart Out

@jlenney, @akalaba, @oaramire, @repouhe, @darodrig

Smart Screen System

A smart network of interactive digital displays embedded with sensors

@ruiyuans, @jbdurham, @arnavm

Robotic Selfie Arm

A selfie stick that does more than just be a selfie stick.

@hardiks1, @ruppal

Goal Line Technology

Automated Goal Detection for Quidditch Hoops

@cselby, @dbrych

Karaoke Machine

To show off your inner Adele.

@yongjina, @ziyux, @dbang, @htammine


A bird-like flying machine

@mlipari, @cowarang, @amosaed, @fpaulino

Sun-Tracking Solar Panel

Solar panel that orients itself towards the sun

@tjshah, @kjchin, @nprakas1, @ceq, @fandujar

Pac-Man Maze

Real Life Pac-Man Maze

@ndomingo, @mkyin, @amacias

Keychain Gameboy

Scratch built emulation of Gameboy in an adorable form factor

@eblesswi, @mlaurenc, @jbfields

A Buggy Time

Want to push objects up hills and time yourself doing it? We got you covered.

@ronitb, @jameszha, @kdevince, @boyaoy


An Augmented Reality platform to parse text and other information in your environment.

@abaweja, @peterw1, @justinj1

Robobuggy: WiFi Network for Communication and Real-time Telemetry

Real-time telemetry, video stream, and remote controller command between a robotic buggy and the base station

@vrbahl, @abhaa, @tiffany2, @agirish, @mayankj

Little Dipper

Personalized colored candles!

@vaidehis, @aarohip, @ericat1

Just Heat It

Dance to keep your microwave working

@iwl, @awlin1

"Magic" Card Shuffler

Hack the card shuffler to give the exact deck you want!

@rjaising, @sgatuku, @kgugle


GunAR is an interactive multiplayer game that brings laser tag from the arena to you! The arena beckons!

@bpek, @tkanchar, @evannw, @mkronove, @alexl3

Shake 'n Wake

A bed that shakes you to wake you up in the morning as an alternative to an alarm clock

@jtunis, @showard, @vmitta

Quadcopter Person Surveillance

A Quadcopter that silently tracks a given person.



Soccer, Only you're KicKing around an Evasive Robot

@aquinn, @jafinn, @sir, @sydneyb

Bomb lab 2.0

There's a bomb and a manual, how hard could it be.

@echen2, @rsli, @bridgett, @deanyons, @reedc


Experience the true drama and adrenaline of survival as you fly through narrow gaps in immersive first person VR

@randaya, @mzc, @efrainb, @amilford, @sdscott


Are you tired of how overcrowded the gym is at CMU? What if you knew the best time to go?

@mphelan1, @kvenkate, @jboudrea

CAN Bike

The power of a motor scooter meets the portablity of a bicycle

@bvyates, @mbankole

Dance Dance Revolution

"So you think you can dance?"

@ikoramba, @cou, @suannc, @ethrashe, @kdave

Rangoli Machine

Those colored sand pictures are nice, but don't they take forever to make?

@wnace, @rsurana, @yongyiz, @isinha

drawing app with peripherals

we are making the worlds next best drawing app with peripherals.

@lbo, @cburgess

ECE Signage Board

Providing easily updatable signage in front of major ECE classrooms.

@robertd1, @skesari

Power Table

Never worry about charging again, as every surface is your personal charger

@rbezbaru, @htran, @spersau1

The G.lock

Automated smart doorman system

@cio, @oalhait, @josei, @cdbright, @mswain