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Team Role Resources

Team Leader

Responsible for organizing weekly progress reports, team goals and team meetings.


Responsible for communications with the client and other professional contacts, as well as distributing progress reports. Be sure to use professional etiquette (see below) such as a proper salutation that includes their credentials. Inform your client of your presentation date (preliminary presentation and poster) and locations early in the semester and do not over email your client.

BSAC (Biomedical Student Advisory Committee)

Provides feedback to faculty about the design courses and curriculum and is chaired by an elected student. BSAC members also serve as peer advisors and mentors to the freshman.

BWIG (Biomedical Web Implementation Group)

Responsible for the team's website and the overall website is overseen by the BWIG chair.

BPAG (Biomedical Purchasing and Accounting Group)

Responsible for ensuring that all necessary materials are acquired and for maintaining all financial records for the team.

Design Topics

BME Design - selection day class presentation


Ethics Topics, Human Subjects Research, Human Factors/Ergonomics/Universal Design

Technical Communication

Literature Searching

Weekly advisor meetings

Design Notebooks

Progress Reports

Product Design Specification (PDS)

Design (Decision) Matrix

Preliminary Presentations

Show and Tell

Reports (Preliminary and Final)

Poster Presentations

Executive Summary for Awards at the Spring Poster Session

BME Senior Design (402): Presentation and Journal Article Requirements

BME Senior Design: Outreach Requirements

Design Resources

BME Teaching Laboratories, Design Studio, and CoE Facilities

  • BME Teaching Labs - Equipment list, manuals and schedules
    The BME Teaching Labs are open - see contacts below for assistance with equipment: 
    • BME Design Studio, Room 1080 and 1070 ECB - Dr. John Puccinelli
    • The BME Experimental Teaching Lab, Room 1002 ECB - Dr. John Puccinelli
    • Bioinstrumentation and Medical Device Lab, Room 1036 ECB - Dr. Amit Nimunkar
    • Storage: all items (shelves or cabinets) must be labeled properly: "Team short Name, Semester/Year, Contact Email" or the contents will be removed. Storage is available in the back on 1002/1004 and in the closet within 1070. Do not store projects in 1080.
    • Keycard access request form for 1002 ECB 
      • Comment: BME Design use
      • Access to the Design Studio - see Dr. P or your fellow students for the lock box code on the side door of room 1080 ECB (The Dr. Ps are nerds and gave initials to their youngest one) - Please relock the box!
  • CoE Facilities for prototyping
    • CoE TEAM Lab - machining and materials (glues, tapes, etc. free - no more fee!)
    • CoE Makerspace - all your 3D printing needs and more

3D Printing and General Fabrication Resources (Outside of CoE)

Beyond BME Design - Taking Your Project to the Next Step (Patent and More)

Design and Innovation Competitions

Advising Resources

Evaluation Forms

BME Design Grading Criteria

Faculty Evaluation Forms

Student Evaluation Forms

Student Peer and Self-Evaluation/Assessment Forms

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