ESP Biography

CHRISTIAN DE WECK, MIT first year mechanical engineering student

Major: Mechanical Engineering

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I enjoy doing design and build projects for fun. I consider my self skilled in rapid prototyping, and the use of 3D printers and laser cutters. I also have experience in electronics like using Arduino and/or raspberry pi, as well as programing in Javascript. My other interests include technical theater, sustainability projects, card magic, and fencing. My favorite movie (currently) is The Thing (1982), favorite music is any indie rock, favorite book is anything by Kurt Vonnegut.

Past Classes

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X13222: Trick Your Brain into Making Decisions in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
So, you're [an individual/a team of people/a group of friends/partners working on a project] trying to [choose a school/choose a restaurant/pick a project idea/figure out the best design] and you [are very indecisive/are all arguing for your idea over all the others]. Let me help you fix that.

E13223: Computer-Aided Design: Make Cool Stuff! in Splash 2019 (Nov. 23 - 24, 2019)
In this class students will be given a crash course in how to use CAD to sketch a shape in 2D and then from that point create a 3D model of an Object. There will initially be a demo tutorial and then students will be free to attempt their own 3D object. No previous experienced encouraged!