Workshops

Please note, news of upcoming workshops will be posted here.

Two-Day Workshop Agenda

 For a sample four-day workshop agenda, please contact CIESE.

Day One

  • 9:00 am
    • Welcome and Introductions
    • Institute Logistics and Details
    • Energy Discussion
  • 10:00 am
    • Stevens Campus Energy Tour
  • 11:00 am
    • Energy and Engineering
      • Stevens faculty expert
  • 12:00 pm
    • Lunch
  • 12:30 pm
    • Construct the Adaptable Learning Turbine
  • 2:45 pm
    • Wrap Up and Evaluations

Day Two

  • 9:00 am - Review of Day 1 Activities
    • KidWind Resources
  • 9:30 am - Use the Engineering Design Process
    • Make and test benchmark blades
    • Vary blade angle
    • Change the gear ratio
  • 12:00 pm - Lunch
  • 12:30 pm - Engineering Design Process Continued
    • Design your own turbine blades
    • Collect and analyze data
    • Run motors, light LED’s and lights, pump water, charge and use a Supercapacitor
    • Share results
  • 2:00 pm -
    • Discussion: Classroom Implementation
  • 2:45 pm - Institute Follow Up/Evaluations