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Changing Places


Term:

Spring

Department:

MAS: Media Arts and Sciences

Faculty Supervisor:

Kent Larson

Faculty email:

kll@mit.edu

Apply by:

2/7/2020

Contact:

Suleiman Alhadidi (alhadidi@mit.edu)

Project Description

The City Science Group (Changing Places) at The Media Lab is seeking a UROP for the Spring of 2020. This is for an enrolled undergraduate with demonstrated skills/experience in Architecture, digital fabrication and preferably robotics. Robotics. Experience in electronics development and industrial engineering is a plus. This student will develop several design options and illustrate them in an animated way. Also, it is expected that s/he will fabricate several components as prototypes. At the moment we are working on a transformable kitchen as part of this large project so it is expected that if you join our team you will be working with the Piccolo kitchen team.

Pre-requisites

Architecture design Illustration and graphic design Digital fabrication and access to fabrication shop (prior training on MIT machines are highly recommended)