Electronics / Maker Course

This IAP, make something useful and fun with electronics!

Make your own Animated Light and Temperature Sensor / Display.  Learn skills in digital fabrication and analog circuitry while making a fun and useful device.  Participants will:

  • Create a character using the laser cutter and 3D printer,
  • Use electronic sensors to detect light and temperature levels,
  • Control LEDs and gearmotors with analog circuitry

No experience necessary.  Attendance at all sessions is expected, materials fee of $20 to be paid before start of course.

Open to current MIT undergraduates.

3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Tue. Jan. 22, Wed. Jan. 23, Thurs. Jan 24
Tue. Jan. 29, Wed. Jan. 30, Thurs. Jan 31

Pre-register at this link. Accepted participants will be notified by January 11, 5:00 p.m.

 
Instructors: 
James Bales, Diane Brancazio
Semesters: 
IAP
Grad/Undergrad: 
Undergraduate