By designing and modeling the robot using Solid Works CADD helps the other engineering subteams create the design of a robot that is successful and practical.
Electrical controls the design and development of the circuitry, wiring, and pneumatics of the robot. They, along with the programming subteam, give the robot the ability to run.
Mechanical, one of the engineering subteams, builds and assembles the robot. In addition to this they maintain our tools, machines, and workplaces. By building the robot the other teams such as Programming and Electrical can bring it alive.
Developing applications in a variety of languages, Programming creates robot control systems using Java. This allows the robot to perform its basic functions.
Public relations is a subteam responsible for developing relationships with sponsors and building the team's image. They socialize and meet new people.
This helps us gain the support we need in order to fund our team in its entirety.
Managing the logistics of our team Operations organize and plan events. They organize the team's schedule. By managing logistics, subteams, such as Mechanical, are able to access the resources they need to succeed. Operations also helps to ensure our success and attendance in competitions and events.
Utilizing creativity, the Publicity subteam advertises the team through the production of graphics, video, photos, flyers, and apparel. By advertising our team, subteams such as Public Relations are able to better market Team Sprocket to potential sponsors.