2018 ~ Present

SPART Simulation, Programming, Automation and Robotic Team


- To enhance mechanical activities through full or partial automation

- To simulate automated processes using construction toy kits

- To design improvements to actual processes

- To evaluate the functionality of the prototypes constructed

Issues Involved or Addressed

Automation of control systems for the industrial processes operation. Design, construction, operation, and use of robots, as well as computer systems for their control, sensory feedback, and information processing.

Methods and Technologies

  • Robotics
  • Algorithms
  • Programming
  • Engineering Method

Academic Majors of Interest

  • System software and Telecommunications
  • Industrial Engineering

Preferred Interests and Preparation

Proficiency in algorithmic thinking. Experience in design of data flow diagrams. Construction of programs with pseudocode or tools like PSeInt, Scratch, AppInventor, etc.

Team Advisors

Juan Manuel Reyes GarcĂ­a
Juan Camilo Barrios