Popupclasses

Pop-Up Classes

Pop-up classes are taught to supplement knowledge or to teach EIC equipment use, an EIC process, or how to use a piece of software. The EIC also maintains a standing reservation on Monday evenings for any student organization to host a corporate or organizational training session in the EIC. Please contact the EIC manager directly or use the google form (EIC Room Reservation form) to request this space.

Wednesday, 3 p.m. is the weekly date for popup class in the summer.

EIC Orientation & Shop Safety online class is mandatory for all pop-up classes as prerequisite.


Class Topics

Online Courses and Quizzes

Course Calendar


Class Descriptions

Electronics & Programming (Return to top)

Class/RegistrationDescriptionPrerequisite
Electronic Component Selection Online class! Identifies various electronic components and their uses.
EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Microcontroller Selection Online class! Identifies various microcontrollers and their uses. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Microcontroller I Online class! Introduction to making electronic circuits using a microcontroller. Includes In/Out methodology, simple circuits and minor programming.
EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Microcontroller Selection
Microcontroller II Online class! Intermediate use of circuits and components using a Pi 3 B Microcontroller. Includes Sample code, and wiring examples. Students may come to the EIC and check out a Pi 3 for practice.  EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Microcomputer I
Electronics Measurement I Online class! Identifies various measuring devices used in electronics. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Electronics Measurement II Online class! Illustrates the use of the Oscilloscope, Power Supply, Digital Multi-meter, Frequency generator and the NI Virtual Bench. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Electronic Measurement I
Soldering I Online class! Identifies soldering tools and basic methods of soldering. Compliance quiz! EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Soldering II Instruction class in the use of advanced soldering techniques, surface mount soldering, using a microscope. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Soldering I
Labview Basics Online class! Identifies soldering tools and basic methods of soldering. Compliance quiz!  EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Matlab Basics Online class! Instruction on the use of Matlab. Requires laptop with Matlab loaded. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Laptop
Android Programming Online class! Basic instruction on how to use java to write apps for Android devices.
EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
CAD I Introduction to Solidworks
EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
CAD II Intermediate use Solidworks, Assemblies and Advanced Features EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and CAD I
CAD III Solidworks Fabrication Drawings CAD I & II
Solidworks Certification Exam CSWA First certification class of Solidworks CAD I & II
Autodesk Fusion 360 CAD Online class! Introduction to product development combining industrial and mechanical design. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and CAD I

Fabrication (Return to top)

EIC Orientation & Safety Online class! Required for using the EIC resources and Mandatory for all for EIC Pop Up Classes. EIC Access
EIC Shop Access - Red Badge Required for unrestricted access to the Fabrication Center during operational hours. Completion of this class and approval by the EIC manager will allow access to the Fabrication center interior and exterior doors. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Intro to Machine Lathe Online class! Preparation for taking the instructor-led Lathe classes. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Lathe I Intermediate use of the mechanical manual lathe. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Lathe I
Lathe II Advanced Advanced use of the mechanical manual lathe. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Lathe II
Intro to Machine Milling Online class! Preparation for taking the instructor-led Mill classes. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Mill I Intermediate use of the manual milling machine. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Mill I
Mill II Advanced use of the manual milling machine. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Mill II
Basic Hand Tools Online class! Introduction to identifying and using hand tools. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Basic Power Tools Online class! Introduction to identifying and using power tools. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Woodworking Central Introduction to woodworking. Use of the shop bot, drill press, sander, table saw, combination miter saw and joining methods. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Welding I Online class! Introduction to welding tools and processes. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Welding II Introduction to ARC and MIG welding techniques. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Welding I
Welding III Introduction to TIG welding techniques. Introduction to Plasma and Oxy-Acetylene cutting techniques. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Tensile - Compression Testing Online class! Introduction to tensile and compression testing. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Workshop Seminar Weekly workshop to discuss build issues and refine innovation ideas. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety

Prototyping (Return to top)

Laser Cutting Basics Online class! Introduction to the ULS laser cutter. Discusses uses and capabilities. Learn how to submit a job to the Laser Cutter Queue. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
3D Printing I - Basics and Job Submission Online class! Introduction to the Commercial Grade Stratasys printers. Learn how to submit a job to the 3D Printing Queue. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
3D Printing II Introduction to the Dreamer desktop 3D printing kiosk. Discusses how to submit a print job and clean your part. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and 3D Printing I
Composite Manufacturing Introduction to laying out Fiberglass and Carbon Fiber models. Includes information on foam and wood molds. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
PCB Design I Online class! Identifies basic PCB design using Eagle Cad software. Includes information on submitting a PCB for manufacture. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
PCB Design II Advanced instruction on circuit design, heavy copper boards, solder masks and flexible PCB. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and PCB I
Foam Cutting Introduction on how to cut styrofoam, dimensions and type of material that can be cut. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Furnace Introduction to metal casting prototype using furnace, sand and clay molds. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Injection Molding, Vacuum Forming Introduction to processing plastics using injection molding and vacuum forming techniques. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety

Communications (Return to top)

Elevator Pitch Introduction of project presentation to an audience. Discusses proper delivery, speech, and audience approach. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Video Production I Online class! Basics of video cameras, editing software and using the EIC Digital Video production room. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Video Production II Advanced instruction in shooting a video. Includes topics on lighting, shadow, shooting angles and mixing audio and video. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety and Video Production I
Library: Resources for Engineering Innovation Instructional class in the use of research functions of the Evans Library. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Library Research for Patents Instructional class in the search and posting of design patents. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety
Equipment Checkout Procedure Online class! Complete instruction manual on how to checkout items from the EIC. EIC Orientation & Shop Safety

Online Courses and Quizzes (Return to top)

Course Calendar (Return to top)