This page lists tutorials that are projects to guide you through the design and/or fabrication process. They may involve one or more toolsets and a variety of skills. The basics of equipment and tool operations can be found in the corresponding Facilities Wiki Pages.
- Bio Sensing
Mechatronics / Fabrication
Gears with laser cutter, makerbot, various software tools.
Pan-Tilt Servo Mount for 3d printing, uses two servos and webcam.
3D Printing with Replicator G
Cutting Threads on the Lathe
KMODDL: kinematic models for designs (i.e. simple machines), downloadable STL files and CAD Models.
Electronics Tutorials / Resources
LANC - Arduino-based camera zoom control
LCD Module GDM1602K with PD
Simple SD Card Read/Write Setup
Fritzing: open-source software for Arduino project documentation
How to create new component in EagleCad
Eagle: PCB Layout
Eagle: Creating a new part
LPKF Workflow - How to use the PCB milling machine to prototype circuit boards. Tutorial on rubout
Conductive solder paste - tutorial on how to use solder paste (proconduct) for 2 sided PCB
Solder mask for PCB
Populating a Fabricated PCB - uses the ac dimmer circuit as a test case
AC Dimmer Circuit
Audio Amp Circuit
Electret Preamp Circuit
Arduino G-Code Firmware
Reading QR Codes in Processing
Using Tesseract OCR in OpenFrameworks
FLAMINGO partial string matching in C++
General 3d Model Manipulation
Sphinx Voice Recognition for Processing
Training and Using a Festival Voice (Text To Speech, Speech Synthesis)
Automatic Shot Transition Detection in Video File
Galvanic Skin Response Sensor
Hear Rate & Pulse Sensor